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Motor Neurone Disease (MND) is a rare disease affecting two in every 100,000 people in the UK each year. At any one time there are around 5,000 people living with the disease. While rare, more and mor...
And for a lot of Aussies, they're preventable.
A tipical summer parasite in Europe. Can be dangerous because the illness they carry.
We're living longer than ever, but we're not getting any happier.
Cases of Lyme disease are on the rise - in fact, it's estimated they've quadrupled in the past decade. Just this week, former England rugby player Matt Dawson revealed he was forced to have heart surg...
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A diabetes kit is now available and tests for other conditions are on their way.
An Indian Red Cross doctor attends to a patient on the river islandTupka Chaar in the northeastern Indian state of Assam July 24, 2003.
The first report on how the Zika virus affected U.S. territories showed that 5 percent of women with confirmed infections had babies with birth defects, U.S. health officials said on Thursday. The rep...
India continues to contribute the most child deaths due to diarrhoeal disease globally--over 1 lakh child deaths in 2015 alone--a new report in the medical journal Lancet has found. Globally, mortalit...
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The problems are more than skin-deep.
The sports broadcaster will still commentate on the 2017 AFL season.
NSW Nationals Party senator John 'Wacka' Williams has revealed he has Parkinson's disease. Senator Williams was diagnosed with the degenerative condition about 12 months ago, and doctors have advised...
If you're going to criticise vaccinations, get your facts right.
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If we don't act now, our obesity problem will continue to grow.
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Social factors may be more influential than biological ones.
'Each disease has its own unique breathprint.'