Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Amid a rise in physical attacks against surgeons in Turkey, with several doctors killed in recent years, medics are increasingly choosing not to specialize in surgical fields less to specialize in because of the rise in violence against surgeons
ERZURUM - Doğan News Agency
A gene mutation has been detected in samples taken from a five-month-old baby girl of a family who saw three of their children die mysteriously in four months in Kars
A Turkish man, whose heart has stopped several times in the past four years, has cheated death one more time.
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK - Reuters
The first drug to treat low sexual desire in women won approval from U.S. health regulators on Aug. 18, but with a warning about potentially dangerous low blood pressure and fainting side effects, especially when taken with alcohol.
MONROVIA - Reuters
Liberia confirmed a third Ebola case on July 1, nearly two months after it was declared Ebola free, and officials said they were investigating whether the disease had spread through animals before resurfacing.
Amid a heavy agenda of coalition talks and terror attacks, Turkish social media users have also been debating in the past few days the claims by a 95-year-old yogi who says he has found the secret to a long, active sex life
HAVANA - Reuters
The World Health Organization on June 30 declared Cuba the first country in the world to eliminate the transmission of HIV and syphilis from mother to child.
LONDON - Reuters
The world’s first malaria vaccine got a green light on July 24 from European drugs regulators who recommended it should be licensed for use in babies in Africa at risk of the mosquito-borne disease
SUWON, South Korea - Reuters
Thousands of South Korean schools that were shut to stop the spread of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) reopened on June 15 as the country sought to return to normal, nearly four weeks into an outbreak that shows signs of slowing.
Temperatures in Turkey are seeing record highs in the summer of 2015. Beaches in Turkey’s largest city, Istanbul, welcome its residents. Here is a list of the best of them, all with good quality sea water
Learn how to minimize the orange peel view of cellulite with home remedies! Dr. Mehmet Oz explains for Hürriyet readers.
VANCOUVER - Agence France-Presse
Some 8,000 people with HIV in war-torn eastern Ukraine face a critical shortage of medicine and their supply will run out in mid-August unless a blockade is lifted, a U.N. AIDS envoy has warned
SEOUL, South Korea - The Associated Press
South Korea believes its MERS virus outbreak may have peaked, and experts say the next several days will be critical to determining whether the government's belated efforts have successfully stymied a disease that has killed nine people and infected more than 100 in the country.
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