Friday, September 18, 2015
The noise of cars honking and zooming through the streets may shorten the lifespan of sparrows growing up near the clamor, scientists said Wednesday.
Monday, September 14, 2015
The dengue fever epidemic in Taiwan has now climbed to over 7,000 cases, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).
Sunday, September 13, 2015
Aiming lower saves more lives when it comes to controlling high blood pressure, says a major new U.S. study that could spur doctors to more aggressively treat patients over 50.
Friday, September 11, 2015
People injected with hormones extracted from cadaver brains in a long-abandoned procedure may have received "seeds" of Alzheimer's disease, said a study Wednesday, urging research into possible risks for "accidental" medical transmission.
Boys with a low resting heart rate in their late teens run a higher risk of turning to a life of violent crime when grown, a study out Wednesday suggests.
Scientists in the United States said Tuesday they had created a tiny implant which, in mice for now, captures cancer cells spreading through the body.
Thursday, September 10, 2015
HIV/AIDS patients are to become eligible to be transplant donors by next year, according to statements made by the Health and Welfare Ministry's Department of Medical Affairs yesterday.
Monday, September 7, 2015
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said Sunday that the outbreak of the dengue fever in Tainan, southern Taiwan could turn around at the end of this month., 1 Comment
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) urged the public Sunday to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes when traveling to Southeast Asian countries, as outbreaks of dengue fever, a mosquito-borne disease, are also serious there.