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One of the most popular joint pain treatments may not be as safe as experts believed, according to a new report published...

How Our Microbiome Dictates Our Health

Studies have long linked gut bacteria to changes in mood and mental health, tendency to obesity, and cardiovascular health. There are different...

Babies have developed ‘werewolf syndrome’ after medicine mix-up in Spain

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Rejection for treatment of needful youth with mental health issues

More than a quarter of young people referred to specialist mental health services in England are rejected for treatment, says a think...

200,000 uninsured people may soon have access to HIV prevention medication

Donation helps goal to eradicate the HIV epidemic Hundreds of thousands of uninsured people may soon have access to...

Antibiotic price drop could stop millions from developing tuberculosis

New agreement secures 66% reduction in cost of rifapentine, which prevents ‘latent’ TB from becoming active The price of...

Move more to live more

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Facebook debuts vaccine pop-up windows to stop the spread of misinformation

A new feature is rolling out on Facebook and Instagram to combat the spread of anti-vaccine misinformation. Facebook, which...

Ovarian cancer pill could also help thousands of men with prostate...

Olaparib could become a revolutionary treatment for prostate cancer - the first genetically targeted drug for fighting this certain disease, experts announce...

Strategies patients use to cut costs when they can’t afford prescribed...

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