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2015/01/30 14:47
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Scientists have identified a biological clock that could help predict how long we live. Researchers studied chemical changes to DNA to establish an individual's biological age which they compared...
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2015/01/30 14:42
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Electronic cigarettes would be banned from bars, restaurants and workplaces and made illegal for under-18s, under proposed new laws in Ireland. Like any other tobacco product, they would also be...
2015/01/30 13:29
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Rwanda today begins its role in the implementation of a continental water and sanitation plan at the African Union Summit that kicks off today in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The initiative, dubbed Kigali...
2015/01/30 11:13
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The Mayor of London launched City Hall’s first major public awareness campaign on the health risks of dirty air and steps which people can take to limit its impact. Key advice includes: Walk or...
2015/01/30 08:43
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The number of new cases of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in the three worst-affected countries of Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia has fallen to the lowest level since late June, the World Health...
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Mogadishu — Al-Shabaab's rule over parts of Somalia has left a number of people suffering from mental health problems as a result of the harsh punishments the group meted out, traditional healer...
2015/01/30 04:57
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Scientists tracking the Ebola outbreak in Guinea say the virus has mutated. Researchers at the Institut Pasteur in France, which first identified the outbreak last March, are investigating whether it...
2015/01/29 22:47
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Officials have issued an urgent warning about the "serious risks" of electronic cigarettes, adding fuel to a growing public health crisis around the safety of "vaping". A Californian health chief has...
2015/01/29 20:47
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The Ebola virus is mutating so fast it cannot be controlled as the death toll nears 8,800, scientists fear. The three most affected countries – Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia – have reported fewer...
2015/01/29 18:29
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By Alexandra Murdoch — What happens when you combine a hundred thousand individuals, the World Food Programme, the China Foundation for Poverty Alleviation (CFPA) and one of the world's largest...
2015/01/29 16:32
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IN recognition of the efforts of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) to fight drug counterfeiting in Nigeria, the U.S authorities, through the U.S. Agency for...
2015/01/29 12:38
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Ebola vaccine safe, generates immune response, shows trial The first trial results of Ebola vaccine at Oxford University suggest the vaccine has an acceptable safety profile and is able to generate...
2015/01/29 11:28
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Liberia said that there are currently only five confirmed cases of Ebola in the entire country – a dramatic turnaround in the West African nation where the virus has taken its deadliest toll. The...
2015/01/29 10:41
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The weekly total of new Ebola cases has fallen below 100 for the first time in 7 months. The World Health Organisation says 99 cases were confirmed in the week to January 25. It says the focus has...
2015/01/29 10:34
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Addis Ababa - The Ebola epidemic is decreasing but is still present in a third of the areas of the three worst affected West African nations, UN Ebola co-ordinator David Nabarro warned on...
2015/01/29 10:09
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Actually, scientific research disputes the existence of the “sugar rush”. Perhaps I can call it “glucose speeding” instead. Meanwhile, the National Diet and Nutrition Survey by Public Health England,...
2015/01/29 08:29
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El Geneina — A British parliamentary delegation visited the Ardamata camp for the displaced near El Geneina, capital of West Darfur, on Tuesday. One of the sheikhs of the camp told Radio Dabanga that...
2015/01/29 07:27
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Ambulance attacks open wound of Roma relations in Bulgaria VRACHESH, Bulgaria (Reuters) - When Bulgarian doctor Irena Marinova arrived in an ambulance at the home of a pregnant Roma woman in...
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2015/01/29 02:00
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The much-talked about National Health Policy has robbed dentists of their smiles. The policy, which is being drafted, has no component on oral health. Concerned over the omission, the State...
2015/01/28 23:28
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Polio Eradication Closer to Reality in AfricaThursday, 29 January 2015, 12:03 pmPress Release: Rotary New Zealand Polio Eradication Closer to Reality in AfricaRotary New Zealand is pleased to announce...
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