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Turkey’s Health Ministry is planning to build migrant health centers staffed with only Syrian medical professionals across a number of provinces that host a refugee population above 20,000
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
Despite an estimated $3 billion spent by the Turkish government for Syrian refugee response since the start of the crisis, the integration process for refugees settled in the country is incomplete; the future of Turkey’s one million is still hazy
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
ABIDJAN - Agence-France Presse
Sierra Leone’s footballers are motivated by a sense of betrayal by fellow Africans over the Ebola virus that forced them to play all their games away from home. "The way we are treated is like we don’t belong to the African planet," says Jabbie Kahalifa, who plays for Turkish championship side Balikesirspor
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.
GENEVA - Agence France-Presse
One person commits suicide every 40 seconds, an avoidable tragedy that fails to grab attention because of taboos and stigma, a UN report 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
ACCRA - Agence France-Presse
Ebola-hit nations met for crisis talks on Thursday as the death toll topped 1,500 and the World Health Organization warned that the number of cases could exceed 20,000 before the outbreak is stemmed.
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.
ANKARA – Anadolu Agency
Turkey ranks sixth in the world for medical tourism, according to fresh figures
‘I believe that stress is the root cause. People should check regularly and slow down their lives,’ Metin Arslan warns men in an interview with Hürriyet. Both of Arslan’s breasts were removed after he was struck by male breast cancer
PARIS - Agence France-Presse
A total of 172 "suicide tourists" travelled to Switzerland in 2012, double the 2009 number, to die with medical assistance -- a practice prohibited in many countries, a study said Thursday.
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