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Over the weekend, China reported the first Covid-19 patient deaths in six months. According to state media, all three individuals, aged between...

Elizabeth Holmes, founder of Theranos, sentenced to 11 years in prison...

Elizabeth Holmes, the founder of Theranos, the Silicon Valley company that vowed to revolutionise blood testing but turned out to be a...

Beyond Meat Inc. impacted by market competition

The company promoting plant-based alternative meat products reported significant loss when compared to 2021. The situation is the result...

Monkeypox concern raises as it becomes a ‘northern’ disease

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), countries have to collaborate in order to limit the spreading monkeypox outbreak.

New long Covid symptoms identified

Hair and libido loss are among the latest long Covid symptoms joining a plethora of other manifestations. 10% of...

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...

Seattle Schools Send Home Unvaccinated Students

Wednesday was the deadline for proving compliance and nearly 800 Seattle students will be kept out of school because they aren't vaccinated...

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...

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...

Why soda can be as addictive as drugs

Reducing or even totally eliminating soft drinks from your diet is a quick way to improve your health and lose weight. But...

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