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Widow’s court battle over frozen embryos

Friday, 19 August 2016 08:21

THE widow of a Falklands war veteran is going to the High Court in a bid to prevent frozen embryos they created from being destroyed.

Zika found to remain in sperm for record six months

Monday, 15 August 2016 08:00

THE Zika virus has been found in the sperm of an Italian man six months after his first symptoms, twice as long as in previously reported cases.

How to lose belly fat

Tuesday, 09 August 2016 07:34

THERE are many dangerous and ineffective gimmicks about how to lose belly fat. While there is no "magic bullet" that will target abdominal fat in particular, this article will explain what causes an expanding waistline and how you can make that spare tire go away

Alcohol intake linked to 7 types of cancer

Tuesday, 02 August 2016 08:26

A NEW analysis finds compelling evidence that drinking alcohol can cause at least seven types of cancer.

Women smokers at higher risk for brain bleed

Thursday, 28 July 2016 13:07

. Devastating haemorrhage often affects younger people, neurologist says

STROKES characterized by bleeding inside the lining of the brain are more common among smokers, especially women, researchers report.

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Zika epidemic will end in three years, study suggests

Monday, 18 July 2016 08:54

THE current Zika epidemic is likely to end within three years because there will be too few people left to infect, a team of scientists is predicting.

Memory loss: Normal or a sign of trouble?

Friday, 15 July 2016 07:34

MILD memory lapses such as forgetting where you put your keys or reading glasses, though worrisome, are normal, experts say.

Zika vaccine works very well in mice

Monday, 04 July 2016 08:49

A SINGLE dose of an experimental vaccine can protect mice against the Zika virus, raising renewed hope of a vaccine for humans, say scientists.

Abortion demand soars amid Zika fear

Monday, 27 June 2016 08:27

FEARS over the Zika virus have contributed to a huge increase in the number of women in Latin America wanting abortions, researchers say.

Pregnancy vaccines vital for plugging immunisation loopholes

Friday, 24 June 2016 07:26

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Institute of Global Health, Imperial College London

Blood Pressure may soar if you live near an airport

Monday, 20 June 2016 08:50

. Rates nearly doubled for people exposed to engine noise, study found

LIVING near an airport isn't just hard on your hearing, it may also be hard on your heart, new research suggests.