BEIJING: A new coronavirus has killed 25 people in China and infected more than 800, the government said on Friday, as the World Health Organisation declared it an emergency but stopped short of declaring the epidemic of international concern.
BEIJING: The US State Department warned Americans in China about an outbreak of pneumonia in the central city of Wuhan believed to be caused by a new strain of coronavirus, and which has killed one person.
CHICAGO: A small study of African infants infected with HIV found that treating them with powerful drugs within the first hours and days of birth helped preserve their immune systems, improving their chances of better long-term health, US resear
WELLINGTON, New Zealand, Nov 25 : Authorities said Monday that a measles epidemic sweeping through Samoa continues to worsen with the death toll rising to 25, all but one of them young children.
MELBOURNE: Deaths related to measles, mostly among small children, have more than tripled to 20 in the past week on the Pacific island of Samoa, the government has said eight days after declaring a state of emergency over the outbreak.
WASHINGTON: They still bite, but new research shows lab-grown mosquitoes are fighting dangerous dengue fever that they normally would spread.
WASHINGTON: Children are growing up in a warmer world that will hit them with more and different health problems than their parents experienced, an international report by doctors said.
Kathmandu, Nepal November 05, 2019: Renowned medical education reform Crusader Dr Govinda KC has started his 17th fast-unto-death from Dadeldhura district from Monday.
Kathmandu, Nepal: 17 September, 2019: An official of the Embassy of Japan handed over medical equipment to the Labor, Women and Child Welfare Council in Bhaktapur today. The equipment includes an X-ray, ultrasound, computer radiography (CR) mach
GENEVA, July 18: The deadly Ebola outbreak in Congo is now an international health emergency, the World Health Organization announced Wednesday after a case was confirmed in a city of 2 million people.
Guwahati, July 6 : With reports of 49 deaths and 190 positive cases of Japanese Encephalitis (JE) in the state, the Assam government has kept on hold leaves for all doctors and paramedical staff including surveillance workers up to September 30.
Guwahati, July 4 : The Assam Rifles and Manipur police troops had seized 11 kg Methamphetamine drugs worth of Rs 8 crore in international market in Manipur's Moreh area on Thursday.
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Guwahati, June 29 : In a major achievement, the Narcotics and Affairs of Border (NAB) and Manipur police had busted a brown sugar factory and seized drugs worth over one billion rupees or Rs 100 crore in the international market in Manipur's Tho
Kathmandu, Nepal, June, 28, 2019: Nepal Police have on Friday arrested a person on the charge of involving in the syringe attack.