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Longer schooling brakes AIDS spread: study

Longer schooling brakes AIDS spread: study

June 29, 2015 12:57 am

PARIS: Longer schooling seems to be an effective and affordable way to cut the risk of HIV infection in AIDS-endemic countries, according to the results of a study in Botswana published Monday....
 
Patient trial validates Ebola rapid test

Patient trial validates Ebola rapid test

June 25, 2015 11:35 pm

PARIS: A 15-minute, on-the-spot blood test...
Onion extract lowers high blood sugar, cholesterol

Onion extract lowers high blood sugar, cholesterol

June 25, 2015 12:02 pm

ISLAMABAD: Combined with the antidiabetic drug...

Five-year window for preventing AIDS rebound: experts

Five-year window for preventing AIDS rebound: experts

June 24, 2015 11:40 pm

PARIS: High rates of HIV infection...
Medical marijuana may help some symptoms, but not all

Medical marijuana may help some symptoms, but not all

June 24, 2015 1:10 am

WASHINGTON: Medical marijuana shows some effectiveness...

Study links erectile dysfunction drug with skin cancer

Study links erectile dysfunction drug with skin cancer

June 23, 2015 3:49 pm

MIAMI: A class of erectile dysfunction...
In twist, scientists join tobacco companies to fight cancer

In twist, scientists join tobacco companies to fight cancer

June 23, 2015 2:04 pm

WASHINGTON: Scientists who have devoted years...

Climate change may destroy health gains: panel

Climate change may destroy health gains: panel

June 22, 2015 11:11 pm

PARIS: Climate change may wipe out...
Millions of smokers may have undiagnosed lung disease

Millions of smokers may have undiagnosed lung disease

June 22, 2015 10:17 pm

MIAMI: More than half of current...
 
Ramazan right time to get rid of bad cholesterol: Experts

Ramazan right time to get rid of bad cholesterol: Experts

June 22, 2015 6:44 am

ISLAMABAD: Ramazan is the right time...
Access to electricity is linked to reduced sleep

Access to electricity is linked to reduced sleep

June 21, 2015 1:24 pm

ISLAMABAD: Researchers have found that that...

S. Korea reports no new MERS cases for 1st time in 16 days

S. Korea reports no new MERS cases for 1st time in 16 days

June 20, 2015 5:46 am

SEOUL: South Korea on Saturday said...
Medics celebrate 'remarkable' step to eliminating flesh-burrowing worm

Medics celebrate 'remarkable' step to eliminating flesh-burrowing worm

June 19, 2015 7:55 pm

JUBA: Health workers celebrated Friday a...

Trans fat ban tests food companies, bakers

Trans fat ban tests food companies, bakers

June 19, 2015 8:16 am

NEW YORK: The Jarosch Bakery has...
Thailand confirms first MERS case

Thailand confirms first MERS case

June 18, 2015 3:48 pm

BANGKOK: Thailand confirmed its first case...

Fasting is excellent for diabetics

Fasting is excellent for diabetics

June 18, 2015 4:51 am

ISLAMABAD: Diabetics must consult their doctors...
Thousands of Liberians in 'post-Ebola syndrome' study

Thousands of Liberians in 'post-Ebola syndrome' study

June 17, 2015 10:54 pm

MONROVIA: Liberia launched a five-year study...
 
 
 

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