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Pneumonia to kill nearly 11 million children by 2030, study warns

The study, published on World Pneumonia Day, finds scaling up existing vaccination coverage, coupled with cheap antibiotics and ensuring good nutrition for children, could save a total of 4.1 million lives

The study, published on World Pneumonia Day, finds scaling up existing vaccination ...

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Pneumonia to kill nearly 11 million children by 2030, study warns

Given the potential for harm, are all tonsillectomies really necessary?

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Most children who have their tonsils removed don't benefit

The research team at Kyoto University injects iPS cells – which have the potential to ...

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Japan team transplants stem cells into brain to treat Parkinson's

Information from the electronic Drug Safety System developed by startup mClinica may help ...

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With mobile app, pharmacy logbooks to go digital by 2020

Learning about ourselves and the world might be the key to happiness and health into our ...

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Study hard and you might lower your chances of dementia

Babies of fathers 45 and older are more likely to be underweight or wind up in intensive ...

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Older dads' kids run higher health risks at birth – study

The app monitors how you type, tap, and scroll in other apps to assess the state of your ...

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App assesses mental health based on how you use your phone

Despite possessing the knowhow to treat tuberculosis and even how much it would cost to ...

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Battles begin to turn in long war on tuberculosis

'There was no fridge, the children slept on a mattress without covers and there were no ...

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Father of 2 jailed in France for feeding them only cake and Coca-Cola

Researches say climate change and overharvesting are the reasons for the scarcity of ...

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'Himalayan Viagra' under threat from climate change