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Zika vaccine works very well in mice

Monday, 04 July 2016 03:49

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 03:27

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 02:26

By Lord AraDarzi

Institute of Global Health, Imperial College London

Blood Pressure may soar if you live near an airport

Monday, 20 June 2016 03:50

. 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.

Deworming: a habit or a feeling?

Friday, 17 June 2016 02:47

By Dorcas Anorkor ADDO, Accra

 Have you sat once to recall the last time you bought a dewormer to deworm yourself or your child? Well, if you don’t recall, the subsequent paragraphs will enlighten you on what it is,

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Tuesday, 14 June 2016 03:39

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Breast cancer: Longer use of certain drugs cuts recurrence

Friday, 10 June 2016 03:33

. Women who took an aromatase inhibitor for 10 years instead of 5 got added benefit, study found

Prostate cancer aggression linked to waist size

Wednesday, 08 June 2016 04:19

MEN with larger waistlines could be at higher risk of developing aggressive prostate cancer, a study has suggested.

What is triggering your asthma?

Tuesday, 31 May 2016 04:26

ALLERGY tests are a way to get to the bottom of what's causing your asthma symptoms. They help your doctor find out if allergies trigger your asthma.

GSK, NTDS mark ‘World Malaria Day’

Tuesday, 31 May 2016 02:51

THE GSK Community Malaria and NTDs Project have marked this year’s ‘World Malaria Day’ with durbars at Kajaji, New Kokrompe and Ajalaja Beposo in the Sene East, Atebubu-Amantin and Pru

Zika crisis: WHO allays fears over Rio Olympics

Monday, 30 May 2016 03:54

THE World Health Organization (WHO) has played down concerns over the spread of the Zika virus, amid calls for the Rio Olympics in August to be postponed.