U.N. holds emergency meeting in Asia as China battles African swine fever

BEIJING (Reuters) – The United Nations is holding an emergency meeting this week with animal health experts in Asia to discuss the threat of African swine fever after the first outbreak of... Read more »

Exercise is unrelated to risk of early menopause

Exercise is unrelated to risk of early menopause The amount of physical activity that women undertake is not linked to their risk of early menopause, according to the largest study ever to... Read more »

Exercise is unrelated to risk of early menopause

Exercise is unrelated to risk of early menopause The amount of physical activity that women undertake is not linked to their risk of early menopause, according to the largest study ever to... Read more »

Body's own 'bomb squad' can help protect against brain tumors

Body's own 'bomb squad' can help protect against brain tumors Researchers have discovered how a molecule can help prevent certain types of brain tumors by recognizing and ‘disarming’ harmful proteins that cause... Read more »

Body's own 'bomb squad' can help protect against brain tumors

Body's own 'bomb squad' can help protect against brain tumors Researchers have discovered how a molecule can help prevent certain types of brain tumors by recognizing and ‘disarming’ harmful proteins that cause... Read more »

Canadian patients search for dignity, freedom in self-directed care

Canadian patients search for dignity, freedom in self-directed care When 26-year-old Zachary Priest was receiving home care through government-funded agencies in Mississauga, Ont., he never knew what type of care he was... Read more »

Canadian patients search for dignity, freedom in self-directed care

Canadian patients search for dignity, freedom in self-directed care When 26-year-old Zachary Priest was receiving home care through government-funded agencies in Mississauga, Ont., he never knew what type of care he was... Read more »

Hormone therapy can make prostate cancer worse, study finds

Hormone therapy can make prostate cancer worse, study finds Scientists at Cedars-Sinai have discovered how prostate cancer can sometimes withstand and outwit a standard hormone therapy, causing the cancer to spread. Their... Read more »

Canadian patients search for dignity, freedom in self-directed care

When 26-year-old Zachary Priest was receiving home care through government-funded agencies in Mississauga, Ont., he never knew what type of care he was going to get on any given day. Priest is... Read more »

CDC reports 30 more cases of illnesses linked to Kellogg's tainted cereal

CDC reports 30 more cases of illnesses linked to Kellogg's tainted cereal (Reuters) – Thirty more people have reported sick after eating Kellogg Co’s (K.N) Honey Smacks cereal contaminated with Salmonella, the... Read more »