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DOH's tips to protect yourself against the common rainy season diseases

Here's how you can prevent getting dengue, leptospirosis, cholera, hepatitis A, typhoid fever, and influenza

Here's how you can prevent getting dengue, leptospirosis, cholera, hepatitis A, typhoid ...

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DOH's tips to protect yourself against the common rainy season diseases

The study, which tracked 130,000 people in 17 countries, 'confirms on a global scale that ...

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House-cleaning, walking to work, staves off death – study

Some 815 million people, or 11% of the world's population, were chronically ...

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Climate change aggravates global hunger – UN

'Among all forms of malnutrition, poor dietary habits – particularly low intake of ...

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A fifth of global deaths linked to diet – study

Overall, only a fifth of 37 health-related targets set under the UN's Sustainable ...

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World lags badly on targets to slash TB, HIV, obesity – study

Researchers say a combination of new treatments can stop the world's deadliest form of ...

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Australian researchers say they can stop melanoma speading

'It is now critical to ensure that aspirin delays 'the onset of colourectal cancer by a ...

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Good and bad news on aspirin and colon cancer – study

The feature makes use of clinically validated screening questionnaire PHQ-9, and is done ...

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In U.S., googling 'clinical depression' leads to evaluation tool

Humans can already receive pig heart valves and pancreases, but scientists have long ...

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Scientists gene-edit piglets, bringing transplants to humans closer

(UPDATED) 'When a country like the Netherlands, one of the world's biggest exporters of ...

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Belgium accuses Netherlands of tainted eggs cover-up