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Unhealthy snacking can increase risk of strokes, cardiovascular disease and obesity, finds study

A recent study has found that unhealthy snacking habit is associated with metabolic diseases such as stroke, cardiovascular disease and obesity.

Mother gets proper diagnosis of his son's chronic pain from ChatGPT

A mother has made a surprising revelation that it was Artificial Intelligence platform ChatGPT which gave her the perfect diagnosis for chronic pain which her son had been suffering for t ...

Pakistan: Lahore reports new polio infection

One more wild poliovirus infection has been detected in Lahore, the capital city of Pakistan's eastern Punjab province, the country's health ministry said Saturday.

New study shows 79 percent global spike in cancer cases among under 50s over past three decades

There’s been a striking 79% increase in new cases of cancer among the under 50s around the world over the past three decades (1990-2019), finds research published recently in the op ...

Budapest: Scientists use stem cells to successfully treat arthritis in gorilla

Stem cell therapy has been used to treat osteoarthritis in a gorilla for the first time, by scientists at the University of Sheffield.

Yemen: Alarming surge in measles and rubella cases, reports WHO

The UN World Health Organization (WHO) issued a stark warning on Thursday over rising cases of measles and rubella among children in Yemen, as a vaccination campaign there faces cutbacks ...

Refusal to waive IP rights for COVID-19 vaccines violates human rights: Experts

UN rights experts called on States in the global North on Thursday to forgo intellectual property rights on COVID-19 vaccines and treatments in the name of human rights.

With COVID-19 ‘here to stay’, new tools essential to continue fight: Tedros

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Tuesday announced an expanded partnership to improve access to COVID-19 technology, knowledge and clinical data, stressing the fight against the vir ...

Doctors in Australia remove live worm from woman's brain

Doctors have found a live worm in the brain of an Australian woman, one of the first such incidents recorded in the world.