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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
Health officials in Guinea battled to contain west Africa’s first outbreak of the deadly Ebola vir
The UN has urged states to remove 'unnecessary restrictions on abortion' and provide access to safe abortion services
New study finds the link between sporting aggression and relationship abuse.
BRUSSELS - Reuters
Belgium became the first country to allow euthanasia for terminally ill children of any age on Thursday when its lower house of parliament passed new "right-to-die" legislation by a large majority.
GENEVA - Agence France-Presse
Air pollution by sources ranging from cooking fires to auto fumes contributed to an estimated seven million deaths worldwide in 2012
Two Turkish nationals who were arrested in Puerto Rico for smuggling adulterated and mislabeled prescription cancer treatments into the US
NEW DELHI-Agence France-Presse
An Indian guru said Friday he hopes to set a world record this weekend by practising yoga with millions of other people.
BRUSSELS - Agence France-Presse
Belgium faced fresh protests Wednesday as its parliament prepared to extend a ground-breaking euthanasia law to terminally-ill children
LONDON - Agence France-Presse
A British man who suffered horrific facial injuries in a motorbike accident has had pioneering surgery to rebuild his face using 3D printed parts.
NEW DELHI - Agence France-Presse
Indian leaders are set later Tuesday to celebrate the eradication of polio, marking one of the country's biggest public health success stories which was once thought impossible to achieve.
NEW YORK - Reuters
Smoking hookah can be addictive and harmful, though many dabblers may not realize the dangers, according to a new review
WASHINGTON - Agence France-Presse
An amputee with a bionic hand has for the first time been able to feel the texture and shape of objects in his grasp, European researchers said Wednesday.
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