Science & Health

World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus attends a press conference following an emergency…
The pledge grew out of the 'Addis Ababa Call to Action,' a recent agreement among AU countries to increase domestic investment in health
Lisa Schlein
Mon, 11/18/2019 - 17:30
Report: US Agriculture Uses Child Labor, Exposes Them to Health Hazards
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US children and teens working in agriculture lack adequate protection
A man breathes vape from an e-cigarette at a vape shop in London, Friday, Aug. 17, 2018. A report by the British science and technology MPs committee suggest that rules around e-cigarettes should be relaxed to help accelerate already declining…
Concern about the risks posed by e-cigarettes are increasing as reported cases of deaths and illnesses from these devices spread around the world 
Lisa Schlein
Sun, 11/17/2019 - 09:18
FILE PHOTO: A vial of the measles, mumps, and rubella virus (MMR) vaccine is pictured at the International Community Health Services clinic in Seattle, Washington, March 20, 2019.
The island with a population of about 200,000 has suffered at least 6 deaths
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Sun, 11/17/2019 - 04:43
In this Feb. 16, 2017 file photo, surgeons perform a non-emergency angioplasty at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York. Through a…
Big study finds that people with stable heart disease from clogged arteries may have less chest pain if they get a stent or bypass procedure, but it won’t cut their risk of having a heart attack or dying over the next few years
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Sat, 11/16/2019 - 22:41
FILE - Sewer cleaning workers and others sit during a protest near the Indian parliament calling for safer working conditions following the deaths of several sanitation employees, in New Delhi, India, Sept.25, 2018.
Millions are forced to work in conditions that put their health and lives at risk, leading health and safety agencies say
Lisa Schlein
Sat, 11/16/2019 - 07:43
FILE- In this Feb. 9, 2018, file photo, a radiology technician looks at a chest X-ray of a child suffering from flu symptoms at…
The new rules from the Trump administration will take months to put into place and will likely be blocked by lawsuits
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Fri, 11/15/2019 - 20:44