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Weighing less than 10lbs, Imogen Bolton underwent a seven-hour operation at Great Ormond Street Hospital after being born with the rare illness Alveolar Capillary Dysplasia.
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BEIJING (Reuters) - China's energy regulator has ordered 11 provinces to stop more than 100 coal-fired power projects, some of which are under construction, with a combined installed capacity of more
Casey Dellacqua, who fell and hit her head during the 2015 China Open, missed nine months of competition while living in a “constant world of drowsiness.”
Dellacqua, who fell and hit her head during the 2015 China Open, missed nine months of competition while living in a “constant world of drowsiness.”
Tracey Jolliffe has already donated a kidney, 16 eggs and 80 pints of blood. She is now considering donating part of her liver too.
HealthDay News A type of potentially deadly drug-resistant bacteria is more widespread in U.S. hospitals than previously thought and monitored, a new study suggests.
Should scientists be allowed to experiment on embryos beyond 14 days of development?
Over a long political career, Tom Price, a doctor, never swerved from his policy mission to protect his former profession from what he views as heavy-handed government intrusion.
Eating disorders affect a small but substantial number of women in their 40s and 50s, research suggests.
Nunavut, Yukon and the Northwest Territories have signed bilateral deals with the federal government on health-care transfers.
HAART - a drug treatment used for HIV infection - might be the reason behind rising rates of syphilis, a new study warns. Rates are 107 times higher in gay/bisexual men.
Similarly to Apple founder Steve Jobs, Sarah Smith from Kent was diagnosed with Neuroendocrine tumours (NETs) in 2011, growths which were, quite unusually, located in her liver.
LONDON (Reuters) - People recovering from depression but struggling with its effect on memory, concentration and cognitive function may benefit from the stimulant modafinil, according to results of a
Philippa Gillespie from Haverfordwest and Robert Welch from Grimsby are just two of the victims of medication errors in NHS hospitals whose stories have emerged in the past 18 months alone.
For years after the birth of her daughter, Debra Shaw from Somerset was left with a disability. She dislocated her tailbone during her long and difficult delivery, and was in constant pain.
Sushi's oh-so-healthy reputation as low-calorie and vitamin-rich has fuelled a UK market for the Japanese delicacy worth Ł69 million a year.
Thousands of people are speaking out in support of the Affordable Care Act by sharing testimonials with Congress and holding rallies across the country.
A new study offers a recipe for parents who want smarter kids: maternal micronutrient supplements during pregnancy, early life nurturing, happy moms, and educated parents.
Smoking related imagery is conspicuous by its absence from only one Bond movie since 007 first graced cinema screens in 1962, finds a new analysis.
Acupuncture may be an effective treatment option for babies with infantile colic -- those who cry for more than three hours a day on three or more days of the week -- reveals research.
The implant is being tested in the first human patients across six hospitals in Australia, and has the anti-inflammatory drug dexamethasone inside the silicone lining of its electrodes.
(Reuters Health) - Colicky babies may cry less after treatment with a scaled-back version of acupuncture, according to a new study - but the results are controversial. Not everyone is convinced the ne
Carolyn Bjelan from Harrogate was drying her hair one morning last May when she heard a sudden thud downstairs. Hurrying downstairs, she found him unconscious: he had suffered a heart attack.
The 22-year-old reveals his daily exercise routine and his experience with dry needling as an alternative therapy. He says he wants to stop himself growing older at the age of 27.
The first black actress to play Miss Moneypenny in the James Bond franchise, the 40-year-old from Islington worked with a personal trainer two hours a day, five days a week for two months.
I am luckier than most. After 20 years of having multiple sclerosis I am still relatively healthy. I have a spot on my foot which is mildly numb most of the time and markedly numb when I have an exace
By Dr. Sudip Bose Jan. 16, 2017 -- One thing is certain about the future of Obamacare, and that is that it will change under a Donald Trump presidency. And from President-elect Trump's recent state
New data from a 10-year study by the Technical University of Munich show depression is almost as deadly as obesity, causing 15 percent of cardiac arrests (just shy of obesity's 21 percent).
The Women’s March on Washington faced backlash Monday after reports circulated that anti-abortion group New Wave Feminists had been granted partnership status.  Now organizers of the march
In their January issue, Self magazine partnered with model and body positivity advocate Iskra Lawrence, who has been open about her experience with disordered eating and is a spokesperson for the Nati
In their January issue, Self magazine partnered with model and body positivity advocate Iskra Lawrence, who has been open about her experience with disordered eating and is a spokesperson for the Nati
Karen Raphael, a professor of oral and maxillofacial pathology and medicine at New York University College of Dentistry, believes teeth grinding is unconnected with jaw pain.
A reader consults Dr Martin Scurr on how to make his grandson a less fussy eater. The 25-year-old has avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder, which will have been developing since he was a child
New research by Harvard University warns CRE (carbapenem resistant Enterobacteriaceae) could be much more dangerous, dynamic and widespread than previously thought.
As an acute cough is a viral infection, antibiotics will not work, says Alyn Morice, who teaches respiratory medicine at the University of Hull. So which remedies will make a difference?

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