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A devastating outbreak of African swine fever that has killed millions of pigs in China is changing attitudes in a country where farm hygiene has often been seen..
2 hours ago • Reuters India

Canada's national police force said on Monday it is investigating a referral by the country's Public Health Agency over "possible policy breaches" at its..
8 hours ago • Reuters India

(Reuters Health) - Adults who smoke cigarettes may have an easier time cutting back or quitting altogether if they start vaping, but a new French study also..
9 hours ago • Reuters India

A federal judge on Monday slashed a damages award Bayer AG owed a California man who blamed Roundup weed killer for his cancer, to $25.27 million from $80.27..
9 hours ago • Reuters India

(Reuters Health) - People with high blood pressure or elevated cholesterol before age 40 are more likely to have a heart attack later in life than other adults,..
10 hours ago • Reuters India

Scientists are closing in on a long-sought goal - a blood test to screen people for possible signs of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia.On Monday..
12 hours ago • Newsmax

Britain's international development minister Rory Stewart called on France and Canada on Monday to offer more help in tackling the Ebola outbreak in Democratic..
12 hours ago • Reuters India

Lawyers for the state of Oklahoma on Monday compared Johnson & Johnson to a drug cartel leader as they sought to hold the drugmaker responsible for fueling the..
12 hours ago • Reuters India

Lawyers for the state of Oklahoma on Monday compared Johnson & Johnson to a drug cartel leader as they sought to hold the drugmaker responsible for fueling the..
13 hours ago • Reuters India

(Reuters Health) - U.S. states with tighter restrictions on the purchase and use of guns and ammunition may have fewer children die from shootings, a new study..
13 hours ago • Reuters India

The Biden Cancer Initiative, a non-profit organization started by former Vice President Joe Biden to support cancer prevention and research, said on Monday it..
13 hours ago • Reuters India

Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden unveiled a $750 billion healthcare plan on Monday that he said would strengthen the Affordable Care Act, drawing a..
12 hours ago • Reuters India

Lawyers for the state of Oklahoma on Monday compared Johnson & Johnson to a drug cartel leader as they sought to hold the drugmaker responsible for fueling the..
14 hours ago • Reuters India

Ebola's arrival in eastern Congo's main city of Goma severely raises the risk of the virus spreading if it takes root in this metropolis near the border with..
16 hours ago • Reuters India

(Reuters Health) - A new contraceptive vaginal ring prevents pregnancy for a year and allows women to have complete control over conception, according to a..
16 hours ago • Reuters India

Lawyers for the state of Oklahoma on Monday urged a judge to hold Johnson & Johnson responsible for fueling the U.S. opioid epidemic, as the first trial..
15 hours ago • Reuters India

The United States recorded 14 new measles cases between July 3 and July 11, federal health officials said on Monday, signaling a slowdown in the spread of the..
16 hours ago • Reuters India

Bayer AG on Monday said U.S. regulators approved its contrast agent for use in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to assess patients with known or suspected..
16 hours ago • Reuters India

Can sex help improve the health of a Parkinson's patient? It might — at least for some, according to the results of a two-year study.
16 hours ago • Newsmax

Some of the sounds of summer can pose a serious threat to your hearing, including outdoor concerts, fireworks, thunder, and lawn and garden equipment.
16 hours ago • Newsmax

Two very different studies show that dancing is more than just fun. It can keep your mind sharp and your heart healthy.
16 hours ago • Newsmax

If you skip or skimp on breakfast, grab a quick lunch and then load up at dinner, your food intake is likely out of sync with your body's needs.
16 hours ago • Newsmax

The United States recorded 14 new measles cases in the week ended July 11, taking the total number of cases to 1,123 this year, as the country faces its worst..
16 hours ago • Reuters India

More than one in 10 children - or 20 million worldwide - missed out last year on vaccines against life-threatening diseases such as measles, diphtheria and..
18 hours ago • Reuters India

Diners in some upmarket restaurants will soon be able to tuck into laboratory-grown steak, thanks to an Israeli startup that seeks to tap into consumer concerns..
17 hours ago • Reuters India

The first case of Ebola in Democratic Republic of Congo's eastern city of Goma is a potential gamechanger in the scale of the outbreak, World Health Organization..
19 hours ago • Reuters India

GlaxoSmithKline Plc's cancer treatment Zejula met the main goal of helping patients with ovarian cancer live longer without their disease worsening in a..
19 hours ago • Reuters India

Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, the front-runner in the Democratic presidential race, unveiled a healthcare plan on Monday estimated to cost $750 billion..
21 hours ago • Reuters India

Oklahoma's attorney general is expected on Monday to urge a judge to find Johnson & Johnson responsible for flooding the market with painkillers and fueling the..
20 hours ago • Reuters India

Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker was set to unveil a plan on Monday to greatly increase funding for elderly Americans needing long-term health care,..
20 hours ago • Reuters India

Democratic Republic of Congo's Ebola outbreak could last much longer and cost far more in money and lives unless U.N. member states inject hundreds of millions..
20 hours ago • Reuters India

China's agriculture ministry said on Monday it will carry out checks on local veterinary authorities in 10 provinces as it tries to slow the ongoing spread of..
19 hours ago • Reuters India

China's agriculture ministry said on Monday it will carry out checks on the ability of local veterinary authorities to prevent and control the spread of the..
21 hours ago • Reuters India

Unidentified attackers killed two Ebola health workers in eastern Congo over the weekend, the health ministry said, the latest in a string of assaults that have..
21 hours ago • Reuters India

Unidentified attackers killed two Ebola health workers in eastern Congo over the weekend, the latest in a string of assaults that have hobbled efforts to contain..
21 hours ago • Reuters India

GlaxoSmithKline said on Monday a late-stage study testing its initial maintenance therapy, Zejula, in patients with ovarian cancer who have undergone..
1 day ago • Reuters India

British drugmaker AstraZeneca Plc said on Monday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration declined to approve its diabetes treatment, Farxiga, for use as a..
23 hours ago • Reuters India

Pakistan's polio eradication campaign has hit serious problems with an alarming spike in reported cases that has raised doubts over the quality of vaccination..
1 day ago • Reuters India

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The first case of Ebola in the eastern Congo city of Goma was discovered on Sunday, officials said, raising concerns the virus could spread quicker in a densely..
1 day ago • Reuters India

It is widely believed that people with "prediabetes" are on the fast track to developing type 2 diabetes. However, new research now suggests this is not..
2 days ago • Newsmax

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