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A strain of malaria resistant to two drugs, including artemisinin, which was once seen as a miracle cure, is spreading, and experts fear that it could reach Africa.
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ABIDJAN (Reuters) - Light, patchy showers in a number of Ivory Coast's main cocoa growing regions last week are expected to aid the development of the upcoming April-to-September mid-crop, farmers sai
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed hear a bid by Louisiana landowners seeking to limit the federal government's power to designate private land as critical habitat for enda
In North-East Greenland, researchers have measured the loss of heat that comes up from the interior of the Earth. This enormous area is a geothermal 'hot spot' that melts the ice sheet from below and
Researchers now describe the development of an inexpensive, efficient catalyst material for a type of fuel cell called a polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell, which turns the chemical energy of hydr
Male sea turtles are disappearing and not just in Australia. Researchers found that 97 to 100 percent of hatchlings in southeast Florida have been female since 2002. They are the first to show why and
A major review has identified strong evidence that a virus called Enterovirus D68 is the cause of a mystery polio-like illness that has paralyzed children in the US, Canada and Europe.
(Reuters) - Celgene Corp announced a $9 billion cash buyout of Juno Therapeutics Inc on Monday as it moves to cement its position as a key player in a new range of cancer therapies.
Dr. Peter Shearer, director of the emergency department at Mount Sinai Hospital, reveals the germ hot spots you may not be aware of in your home.
(Reuters) - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries said on Monday two late-stage studies testing its treatment for asthma did not meet their main goals.
UnitedHealth Group sees growth in South American markets "reminiscent of the opportunities in healthcare markets in the US two decades ago" before private insurers managed Medicare and Medicaid like t
Ally Trout, 42, a fitness blogger from Georgia, and her husband Kory, have transformed their physiques in the last two years and now look better in their forties than ever before.
LONDON (Reuters) - Sanofi is placing a big bet on the $10 billion-a-year hemophilia market at a testing time, as scientific advances overhaul traditional approaches to treating the rare uncontrolled b
The $11.6 billion deal for Bioverativ would bolster the French pharmaceutical giant’s portfolio as it faces falling sales for its diabetes drug, Lantus.
The new HHS proposed "conscience" rule will allow discrimination against LGBTQ people and women's reproductive needs.
VIENNA (Reuters) - Austria said on Monday it planned to sue the European Commission for allowing Hungary to expand its Paks atomic plant, saying it did not view nuclear energy as the way to combat cli
When it comes to sports-related concussions, Pro Football Hall of Fame member Brett Favre is turning attention to an area that hasn't received much attention: head injuries caused by contact with fiel
A German nurse already serving a life sentence for two murders has been indicted in nearly 100 more killings
Couples that figure out how to rebuild after infidelity, rather than divorcing, often end up with stronger relationships, experts say.
LUSAKA (Reuters) - Zambia's maize production may drop around 50 percent in the current 2017/2018 crop season if a dry spell which the nation is experiencing continues into next month, an industry body
Helen Heagren, from Essex, is batting incurable ovarian cancer. She says the size 22 knickers – from when she needed 17 litres drained from her stomach – are a reminder of what she's been throug

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