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What Causes Bad Breathe and How Can You Fight It? Your Essential Q&A Guide

Scaling and polishing should be performed every 6 months to maintain optimal oral health. This routine procedure enhance...

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Hong Kong microbiologist Yuen Kwok-yung has a warning – another pandemic is inevitable

By Xinqi Su Hong Kong microbiologist Yuen Kwok-yung has done battle with some of the world’s worst threats, including ...

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An Improved Ozempic: Scientists Discover Method To Reduce Side Effects of Popular Weight Loss Drugs

University of Michigan research shows that manipulating brain proteins melanocortin 3 and 4 can boost the effectiveness ...

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'I took a bullet for democracy': Donald Trump in first rally after assassination attempt

Donald Trump returned to the campaign trail in Michigan's Grand Rapids, days after accepting the Republican nomination f...

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Hong Kong patients want faster, cheaper treatments. Now they’re flocking to mainland China

Long waiting times for public healthcare services, high drug prices in Hong Kong send residents across the border....

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Is a fibre supplement just as good as fibre from food?

New York Times: What fibre supplements can and can’t do for your health....

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More than half of children expected to spend more time indoors than playing outside this summer, survey finds

Experts warn a lack of activity can lead to a range of childhood health problems including obesity, vitamin D deficiency...

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Women with endometriosis four times more likely to develop ovarian cancer than those without, study finds

Prior research has suggested a link between endometriosis and ovarian cancer, but new findings found particularly severe...

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Younger people far more likely than older generations to visit A&E with non-urgent medical issues

Almost a quarter of 25 to 34-year-olds admitted to trying to get a doctors appointment for a self-treatable condition, a...

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How to tell if Ozempic is right for you: How likely you are to suffer side-effects, the risks - and whether it will really work. Read our special report

FROM the breathless coverage 'miracle' weight-loss jabs Wegovy and Ozempic have had so far, you'd be forgiven for thinki...

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Finally recognizing the Israeli opioid disaster

Israel, now the largest per capita consumer of opioids, faces a rising crisis. Learn about the challenges, responses fro...

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Breakthrough jab that makes painful eczema all but disappear gets green light from NHS

Approved by EU regulators last year, studies show lebrikizumab completely banishes eczema rashes in four out of five peo...

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Meditation can be harmful – and can even worsen mental health problems

Proponents often ignore evidence that highlights meditation's adverse effects....

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The key to successful therapy

Before you consult anyone, jot down what you think is causing your distress....

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Veterinarians reveal most dangerous time of day for dogs to go outside in summer

With temperatures soaring in some parts of the country, experts are warning that dogs are just as susceptible to sunburn...

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'Cosplay saved my life' - How Scots are improving their mental health with costumes and fantasy

Scotland on Sunday sent health correspondent Joseph Anderson to the Cosplay Con Scotland convention in Glasgow to invest...

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Clinical Trial Confirms: Nasal Spray Safely Treats Recurrent Abnormal Heart Rhythms

A new study has demonstrated that etripamil, a home-administered nasal spray, safely and effectively treats PSVT, a cond...

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Donald Trump releases letter detailing medical care since assassination attempt

It's the most extensive medical information Trump’s team has shared since the shooting....

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Samoan hotel set to host King Charles has ‘musty linens’ and ‘rattling air con’

The resort now faces a rush to upgrade before the royal visit....

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Twins put Correa on injured list for treatment of plantar fasciitis, sit Paddack with forearm strain

The Minnesota Twins have placed All-Star shortstop Carlos Correa on the injured list for treatment of plantar fasciitis ...

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Junk food is promoted online to appeal to kids and young men, a study shows

A study found campaigns strategically targeted children, busy parents and young people....

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The severe impact of October 7 on autistic children and their families

The October 7 attack worsened PTSD in autistic children and increased stress for their parents, highlighting the need fo...

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UITH CMD urges wealthy Nigerians to partner FG on healthcare

Tunde Oyekola The Chief Medical Director of the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Professor Abdullah Yussuf, has c...

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Common Kitchen Practices That May Increase Cancer Risk

How you store leftovers, which cookware you use, and how well you ventilate your kitchen can all affect cancer risk....

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10 Ogun communities devastated by flood, appeal for govt intervention

Sodiq Ojuroungbe Faced by perennial flooding, about 10 communities in the Yewa North Local Government Area of Ogun State...

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Life Kit offers tips on appreciating life's small joys

It's easy to stop noticing what we love about our lives. NPR's Life Kit has tips from cognitive neuroscientist Tali Shar...

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One or two bowel movements a day keeps the doc away: study

Everybody poops sometimes, but does it really matter how often?A new study published in Cell Reports Medicine reveals th...

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How to (gently) talk to ageing parents about downsizing and decluttering

It can feel insensitive, and even morbid, but there are tactful ways to start the process....

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National security prerequisite for food safety in Nigeria – Experts

Chijioke Iremeka Stakeholders nationwide have said food security will remain elusive without adequate attention paid to ...

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Artificial intelligence detects cancer with 17% more accuracy than doctors in UCLA study

A new study from UCLA found that an AI tool identified prostate cancer with 84% accuracy — compared to 67% accuracy fo...

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Deadly multi-state Listeria outbreak linked to deli meat, CDC says

A warning of a Listeria monocytogenes outbreak affecting 12 states, including Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York, was...

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More than 2 dozen sickened in deadly multi-state listeria outbreak linked to deli meat, CDC says

A warning of a Listeria monocytogenes outbreak affecting 12 states, including Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York, was...

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How to dispose of expired batteries - Kate Hall explains

OPINION: ‘Batteries are a ticking time bomb in recycling bins.’...

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FG, Global Gases Group sign MoU on medical oxygen production

Lara Adejoro The Federal Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Global Gases Group, a global leader in...

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What Time Do You Eat? Recent Research Reveals That It Can Impact Your Overall Health

A special issue of the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics on chrononutrition clarifies the science behind...

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Waikato vintage tractor enthusiast’s three-generation, 10-year restoration project

Derek Holm received his restoration tractor for his 40th birthday....

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Do we really want to be a country forced to choose between sick kids? - Wayne Howett

OPINION: Sickness in children is non-discriminatory. It is a relentless equaliser....

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Wellington company director Finlay Thompson loses 30kg taking Ozempic, wants medication funded

The 52-year-old got hold of the weight loss drug through a US clinical trial....

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The escalating abuse of nitrous oxide is no laughing matter - Editorial

OPINION: Many young users seem unaware of the dangers posed by nitrous oxide....

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Struggling to keep your kids safe online? These tips might help

Netsafe says one factor is key in keeping young people safe online....

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Police mental health callouts: Hospital staff say they are already getting hurt as cops pull back

Some say the changes should have come sooner, while others say it will cause direct harm....

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Foundation builds ICU for Kwara hospital

Tunde Oyekola The Chief Medical Director of the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Kwara State, Prof Abdullah Yussu...

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Amazon Prime Day 2024: Enjoy up to 75% discount on single, queen and king-size mattresses

Amazon Prime Day Sale 2024 offers up to 75% off on single, queen, and king-size mattresses. Upgrade your sleep comfort a...

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Here’s what to do with deli meats as the CDC investigates a listeria outbreak across the U.S.

An outbreak of listeria has U.S. health officials advising people who are pregnant, elderly or have compromised immune s...

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Firefighters rescue 16-year-old Kunekune pig called Runty after it got trapped in mud

Firefighters have come to the rescue of a 16-year-old pig after it became trapped in the mud....

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Doctor mistook my cancer symptoms for pregnancy, just like Toyah's on Coronation Street

Emma's doctor said her pain and bloating could be pregnancy. Then came a devastating cancer diagnosis, just like Corrie'...

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Corrie's Georgia Taylor reveals Toyah is about to get shock cancer diagnosis

EXCLUSIVE: As Corrie's Toyah Battersby receives a shocking cancer diagnosis, actress Georgia Taylor tells Christine Smit...

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Scheme delivers on community care

A pilot scheme designed to support the elderly and carers in their communities has been serving households in a total of...

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Why many Nigerians don’t seek medical care – Pate

Lara Adejoro Citing affordability issues, the Coordinating Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Prof Muhammad Pate, sa...