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The Turkish state has paid over 450 million Turkish Liras since May 2015 as part of a new incentive program to encourage women to have more children
GENEVA - Agence France-Presse
The explosion in the world's ageing population presents herculean challenges for health systems, especially in poorer countries, the UN's World Health Organisation (WHO) warned on Nov. 6.
There are at least 500,000 schizophrenia patients in Turkey, one of the country’s leading medical associations has announced on World Mental Health Day
President Erdoğan’s proposal to open the way for doctors working at state hospitals to become professors could completely disrupt the academic system
A Turkish worker employed in Nigeria has been rushed to an Istanbul hospital with the suspicion of Ebola, after showing signs of a high fever and diarrhea
ISTANBUL – Anadolu Agency
A 19-year-old from the southeastern province of Mardin has made headlines in Turkey after being taken to hospital weighing a whopping 250 kilograms.
MADRID - Agence France-Presse
A Spanish nurse has contracted Ebola after treating two patients who died from the disease at a Madrid hospital in the first known case of transmission outside of Africa
LONDON - Agence France-Presse
A paralysed Bulgarian man can walk again after receiving revolutionary treatment in Poland in a breakthrough hailed by one of the British scientists responsible as "more impressive than a man walking on the moon".
STOCKHOLM - Reuters
A Swedish woman has become the world's first to give birth after having a womb transplant, opening up the possibility for thousands of infertile women to have babies, the doctor in charge of the research project said on Saturday.
The death rate in the Ebola epidemic raging in west Africa has reached around 70 percent, the World Health Organization said
GENEVA - Agence France Presse
Thousands of experimental Ebola vaccine doses from British GSK and U.S. NewLink should be ready for use by early 2015 in countries affected by the epidemic, the World Health Organization said
A top US health official urged swift action Thursday to prevent the deadly Ebola virus from becoming the next AIDS epidemic, while a Spanish nurse was at "serious risk" of dying.
WASHINGTON - Agence France-Presse
New monkey studies show that one shot of an experimental Ebola vaccine can trigger fast protection, but the effect waned unless the animals got a booster shot made a different way.
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