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Around 28,500 patients are currently waiting for organ transplants in Turkey, according to data from the Health Ministry.
GENEVA - Agence France-Presse
The World Health Organization said Friday it would hold an emergency meeting next week on the deadly MERS virus, amid concern over the rising number of cases in several countries.
Young dads can develop the symptoms of depression during their first years of fatherhood.
BEIJING – Agence France-Presse
A Chinese man has died from the H5N6 strain of bird flu, in what is believed to be the world's first case of human infection from the virus subtype, state media and experts said.
ROME - Agence France-Presse
The UN warned of the potential "massive destruction" of the world's banana crop if a disease affecting the most popular variety spreads from Asia to Africa and the Middle East.
Inebriated and mentally handicapped patients will need guardians to access medical treatment, according to the latest amendments to regulations defining patient rights
Many women who contract breast cancer soon find themselves unemployed.
ANKARA - Anadolu Agency
Turkish people are spending $5 billion a year on weight-loss programs, as the country experiences a sharp rise in obesity.
KIRKLARELİ - Anadolu Agency
Turkey’s seventh face transplant recipient has described how his remodeled face has given him a 'new life'
The World Health Organization warned Monday that polio has reemerged as a public health emergency, after new cases of the crippling disease surfaced in a number of countries.
Who would have known that human beings actually know how to swim from birth? These babies are having no problem at all in the water.
Simay Yaylalı - HDN
One day, Colombian American dancer and choreographer Alberto “Beto” Pérez forgot to bring the music for his class. He had one cassette with him—Latin music he’d taped from the radio. “I improvised,” he says, “and that was the beginning of Zumba"
The World Health Organization called for a dramatic increase in screening and treatment of hepatitis C, saying higher demand would help drive down the cost of drugs for the disease.
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