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women outlive men
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Women Outlive Men Everywhere But Why?
Women outlive men - that's the finding from the latest, 2019 World Health Statistics. Not only that, it was found that women outlive men everywhere.
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medusavirus
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Medusavirus: Newly Discovered Virus That Turns Its Host Into Stone
I know what you’re thinking – “We need a vaccine against this virus before it turns the entire street of Kuala Lumpur into a large statue exhibition!” While the thought of having random people being turned ...
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insulin
News, International News, Drugs/Herbals A-Z, Health centers
Refrained From Taking Insulin – Teenager Died Due To Misleading Herbal Doctrine
Last Monday, as a result of denying the administration of insulin, Timothy Morrow (picture) who proclaims himself as a ‘Master Herbalist’ was sentenced to 4 months of prison and 48 months on probation ...
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measles
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First Measles Case in Costa Rica After 5 Years Due To Unvaccinated Tourist
Costa Rica is one of the country with the best health care in Central America and thanks to their robust immunisation program, they have been declared free from Measles for 5 years since 2014. Why just a 5 years ...
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spending
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WHO’s Report On Global Health Spending: Why Are People Still Paying A Lot?
En route to universal health coverage, the World Health Organisation this week, released some findings from their new report on global health expenditure entitled, ‘Public Spending on Health: A closer look ...
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genome
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Setting The Standard On Gene Editing: WHO Announces Its Committee
The study of genetics has come a long way from Gregor Mendel’s experiment on his pea plants to examine the genotypes and phenotypes of organisms. We then gained the understanding of spontaneous mutation and ...
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