Measles Deaths ‘Staggering And Tragic’

Measles Deaths

More than 140,000 people died from measles last year as the number of cases around the world surged once again, official estimates suggest. Most of the lives cut short were children aged under five. The situation has been described by health experts as staggering, an outrage, a tragedy and easily preventable with vaccines. Huge progress has been made More...

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Bacterial Allies
By Tony Williams On Sunday, November 24th, 2019
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Bacterial Allies Make Dengue Fever Cases Dive

Recruiting a bacterial ally that infects mosquitoes has led to huge reductions in cases of dengue fever, trials around the world show. Wolbachia bacteria make it harder for the insects to spread the virus, rather More...

Switch To Vaping
By Tony Williams On Tuesday, November 19th, 2019
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Switch To Vaping ‘Helps Smokers’ Hearts’

Smokers can improve the health of their hearts within weeks of switching to e-cigarettes, the largest trial of its kind shows. The month-long study of 114 smokers suggests vaping has the potential to reduce heart More...

NHS
By Tony Williams On Monday, November 11th, 2019
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Does Uk Lag Behind Other Rich Nations On Health And Care?

The UK has fewer doctors and nurses and poorer access to elderly long-term care than other rich nations, a study shows. The OECD review also warned that many Brits were living unhealthy lives with high rates of More...

Brain illness
By Graham Moore On Tuesday, October 29th, 2019
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Brain Illness Spread By Ticks Has Reached UK

An infectious disease that can harm the brain and is spread to people by tick bites has been identified in ticks in the UK for the first time. Public Health England (PHE) says it has confirmed cases of tick-borne More...

dental hygiene
By Desk of Editor On Sunday, September 29th, 2019
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Why is dental hygiene important and what can you do to make it better?

A good smile can attract anyone but to be able to take care of it is the real issue. Dental hygiene is very important and can help prevent many deadly illnesses. Your teeth should be taken care of as an infant to More...

grandparents
By Desk of Editor On Wednesday, September 25th, 2019
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Things you can do for your grandparents

Do you miss your grandparents? Do you barely get any time to meet them? Does it make you feel a little upset that they are so far away from you? It does get very overwhelming, when a loved one is away from you. More...

Visiting a Psychiatrist
By Desk of Editor On Tuesday, August 27th, 2019
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What to Know Before Visiting a Psychiatrist

Mental health is an important topic in today’s world, and more people than ever are seeking out therapy from counselors, psychiatrists, and the like. If you have never paid special attention to your mental More...

Landmark Euthanasia Case
By Tony Williams On Tuesday, August 27th, 2019
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Dutch Doctor Faces Trial In Landmark Euthanasia Case

A Dutch doctor has appeared in court after performing euthanasia on a patient suffering with severe dementia. Prosecutors say the doctor did not do enough to verify consent. It is the first such case since the More...

Healthy live
By Desk of Editor On Friday, August 23rd, 2019
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Easy Tips for Healthy Changes

Most people can agree that health is important. When it comes to making healthy changes, many people struggle because they take on too many changes at once. Fortunately, there are easy and simple steps you can take More...