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Extra weight may boost patient survival: Study

Study of more than 18,000 sick people showed that the overweight were twice as likely to survive hospitalisation for an infectious disease.

25 May 2018 9:43 AM

Woman in nursing home eaten alive by scabies

Now, her family is suing the nursing home where she died.

29 Apr 2018 11:09 AM

New drug combination can safely treat malaria: Study

The two-fold medication was administered for three days to patients aged one to thirty who were infected with malaria.

22 Jan 2018 6:56 PM

Researchers find new ally against tuberculosis infections

Tuberculosis is the second biggest killer, globally.

29 Dec 2017 3:33 PM

Women at high risk of breast cancer decline screening: Study

Read on to find out more.

29 Oct 2017 12:49 PM


World Alzheimer's Day: Forgetfulness could be dangerous

The diseases increase after the age of 70.

21 Sep 2017 7:13 PM

Science Says: How repeated head blows affect the brain

Here's what is known about the condition.

07 Sep 2017 2:11 PM