Tuesday, September 25, 2018

How Much Should a Miracle Drug Cost?

Millions of hepatitis C sufferers now have access to a cure, but insurance companies and lawmakers are balking at the price tag. Shima Andre, a...

Maternal mortality in Africa: investigating more, acting more

Maternal mortality remains a major public health issue in developing countries, particularly those in sub-Saharan Africa, and is one of the key indicators of...

SUGAR-FREE HIV – HOW THE SCIENTISTS “STARVING” THE VIRUS TO DEATH

Researchers on Northwestern University has posted a great review which could at some point lead to an end to HIV transmissions. Any crew regarding...

Last cigarette: Beijing brings in smoking bans from Monday

Beijing will ban smoking in restaurants, offices and on public transport from Monday, part of new curbs welcomed by anti-tobacco advocates, though how they...

Lung cancer therapy is ‘milestone’

A lung cancer therapy can more than double life expectancy in some patients, a "milestone" trial shows.Nivolumab stops cancerous cells hiding from the body's...

Can Uganda end its Aids epidemic?

Uganda's government is aiming to launch an ambitious campaign of HIV testing for its citizens. According to the country's Minister of Health, the goal is...

Depression can kill heart failure patients

If you have suffered from heart failure and suffer from depression, it is important that you seek medical help as your depression might kill...

Sleeping sickness‏ threatens 11mn Kenyans

Over 11 million people in Kenya are at the risk of being infected by sleeping sickness, a disease often transmitted – by the tsetse...

Greek hospitals cannot afford painkillers, scissors or sheets as budget cuts bite

Greek hospitals have run out of supplies such as painkillers, scissors and sheets as swingeing budget cuts have left the health service unable to...

German woman Annegret Raunigk, 65, has quadruplets – media

A 65-year-old German woman has given birth to quadruplets after undergoing an artificial insemination procedure, Germany's RTL television reports.It says Annegret Raunigk had three...

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Gass shuffles cards as Puntland security undergoes unpredictable shifts

As Puntland inches nearer to the December presidential 'elections', security issues seem to be dominating attention more than should be the case in similar circumstances. Not...

Somalia: Assailants hit Puntland President where it hurts most killing one of his guards

A witness says assailants killed a member of Puntland Presidential guard unit and injured another in a shooting in the commercial city of Bossasso...

Somalia regional states’ leaders fail to turn up for meeting with Farmajo

Leaders of Somalia’s regional states did not turn up to a meeting with the country’s president which was scheduled to take place in the...