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New cystic fibrosis treatment changing lives

PARIS: David Fiant says his cystic fibrosis and the arduous therapy it required was so bad he "could no longer tell if I was...

This revolutionary drug could fix spinal cord injuries

Scientists have developed an injection that is being called "revolutionary". According to a new study, the drug TTK21 has the potential to repair spinal cord...

No significant improvement in diet in 30 years: study

Researchers from Tufts University found that diets today are not much different or healthier than they were three decades ago across the planet.The team...

Non-communicable diseases cause 74% of global deaths: WHO

GENEVA: Non-communicable diseases like heart disease, cancer and diabetes are responsible for 74 percent of deaths globally and cracking down on risk factors could...

People who stay up late likely to develop diabetes and heart diseases

A recent research study has shown that staying up late can be detrimental to the health of the heart showing that "night owls" are...

Global Fund seeks $18 billion to end HIV, TB and malaria

NEW YORK: The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria will hold a donor conference Wednesday in New York, where it aims to...

Danish monkeypox vaccine maker widens deal with Canada

COPENHAGEN: Danish drugmaker Bavarian Nordic, the lone laboratory manufacturing a licensed vaccine against monkeypox, announced Tuesday a revised supply deal with Canada worth up...

China health chief tells public not to touch foreigners after first monkeypox case

BEIJING: A top Chinese health official has warned the public to avoid "skin-to-skin contact with foreigners" to prevent the spread of monkeypox after the...

Covid pandemic ‘over’ in US: Biden

WASHINGTON: US President Joe Biden said in an interview aired Sunday that the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States is over.With Covid restrictions largely...

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