Anti-retroviral drugs ‘help reduce’ HIV transmission
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Anti-retroviral drugs ‘help reduce’ HIV transmission

An HIV-positive person who takes anti-retroviral drugs after diagnosis, rather than when their health declines,…

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Alarming combo: Bedbugs with ‘superbug’ germ found
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Alarming combo: Bedbugs with ‘superbug’ germ found

ATLANTA: Hate insects? Afraid of germs? Researchers are reporting an alarming combination: bedbugs carrying a…

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Breastfed babies ‘develop fewer behaviour problems’
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Breastfed babies ‘develop fewer behaviour problems’

Children who are breastfed for four months or more develop fewer behaviour problems, Oxford researchers…

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Full face transplant patient makes 1st appearance
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Full face transplant patient makes 1st appearance

BOSTON: The nation’s first full face transplant recipient said the first thing his young daughter…

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Philippine city holds mass circumcision for youths
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Philippine city holds mass circumcision for youths

Philippines: Hundreds of boys in a Philippine city turned out Saturday for a daylong “circumcision…

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Health care costs a hefty price tag for Pentagon
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Health care costs a hefty price tag for Pentagon

WASHINGTON: A military built for fighting wars is looking more and more like a health…

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Bulging Midriffs Signal Higher Health Risks
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Bulging Midriffs Signal Higher Health Risks

There is compelling new evidence that a little bit of belly fat can be extremely…

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