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First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 39 mins ago - 4 reports

Mamata Banerjee Suspends Three Health Officials for Failing to Report Encephalit

West Bengal CM and Health Minister, Mamata Banerjee has suspended three top health officials from North Bengal. [File Picture] ReutersThree health officials, from north Bengal were suspended on Friday, by West Bengal Chief Minister, Mamata Banerjee, after ... [Published International Business Times India - 39 mins ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 7 reports

Epigenetic switch can cause cancer shows study

Related Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical and Healthcare NewsCancer has long been thought to be primarily a genetic disease, but in recent decades scientists have come to believe that epigenetic changes - which don't change the DNA sequence but how it is ... [Published BioPortfolio - 3 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 5 reports

Walking speed, memory problems can help predict dementia: Study

Washington, July 26 (ANI): A new study has revealed that slow walking speed and memory complaints can predict if a person is at risk for dementia.The scientists at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and Montefiore Medical Center, ... [Published TruthDive - 1 hour ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated 1 hour ago - 19 reports

WHO opens Ebola response centre in Guinea

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has opened a Sub-regional Outbreak Coordination Centre in here after continuing reports of new cases and deaths attributable to Ebola virus disease (EVD) in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone."The centre will allow monitoring ... [Published ProKerala.com - 1 hour ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 6 reports

New EU guidelines to put cancer research at risk: Experts

By | IANS India Private Limited/Yahoo India News  –London, July 26 (IANS) The proposed EU General Data Protection Regulation could make cancer research impossible and add a significant burden to cancer patients, the European Society for Medical Oncology ... [Published Yahoo! India - 1 hour ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated 2 hours ago - 7 reports

Calif. man, 80, says he shot burglar who claimed to be pregnant

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Police on Friday were considering whether to bring charges against an 80-year-old man who shot and killed one of two burglars who attacked him when he found them ransacking his home.Tom Greer, whose collarbone was broken in the assault, ... [Published Boston Globe - 2 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated 2 hours ago - 7 reports

Nigeria records first Ebola death‏

Nigerian authorities have confirmed the death of a Liberian man earlier diagnosed with symptoms of the Ebola virus that has claimed hundreds of lives across West Africa."The passenger presented with fever, vomiting and diarrhea on arrival at the airport," ... [Published Turkish Weekly - 2 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated 3 hours ago - 26 reports

Suspected Ebola Patient Dies in Lagos

The man identified as Patrick Sawyer, arrived Lagos last Sunday from Liberia and died on Thursday night at the First Consultant Medical Centre, Obalende, Lagos, said state officials. However, during a press briefing in Abuja on Friday, the Minister of ... [Published Individual.com - 4 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 11 reports

Teen Vaccinations Were up, but HPV Vaccination Still Lagged

(dailyRx News) Opting for a vaccine that could possibly prevent cancer may seem simple on paper, but families across the nation have been slow to adopt one such vaccine.A new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) examined vaccination ... [Published Daily Rx - 3 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated 4 hours ago - 31 reports

Study: People who work overnight face higher chance of diabetes

People who work odd hours may have an increased risk for type two diabetes.Researchers looked at data and found people who work overnight shifts had a 9-percent increased risk for the disease.People who had rotating shifts had a 40-percent increased risk ... [Published WHDH-TV - 4 hours ago]
Entities: Diabetes, Risk
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 17 reports

Exactly 8.2% or 80% of the Human Genome is Functional [Discovering Biology in a Digital World]

Science and its interpretation is wonderful. Today I saw a post on Twitter from @LAbizar, referencing an @GEN, post that stated  8.2% of Human DNA is Functional  with a link to a GEN article: “Surprise: Only 8.2% of Human DNA Is Functional.” The GEN ... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - 14 hours ago]
Entities: DNA, Human Genome, Genome
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated 22 hours ago - 45 reports

GSK seeks approval for first malaria vaccine

GlaxoSmithKline has filed for approval of what could be the first-ever malaria vaccine in Europe, offering the possibility of widespread immunisation from early 2016.The RTS,S vaccine is designed to protect against Plasmodium falciparum, the most dangerous ... [Published PMLive - 22 hours ago]

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"Also, you could have an infection, and that would be detected with a simple urine test and easily treated with antibiotics. And very rarely, men can have a narrowing in the wall of the urine passage from scar tissue, but that's unusual."
"Educating and creating awareness among masses about the importance of pure and clean water is vital" say doctors...
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