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Reuters 13 Feb 2016
Most US medical schools fail to accommodate students with disabilities, a study shows.   The researchers analyzed...
Obesity
Reuters 13 Feb 2016
Obese people who undergo a certain kind of weight-loss operation after age 35 may live longer than obese people of the...
Rosana Vieira Alves bathes her 4-month-old daughter Luana Vieira, who was born with microcephaly, at their home in Olinda, Brazil, in this file photo taken February 4, 2016.
 
Reuters 13 Feb 2016
The suspected link between the Zika virus and two neurological disorders, the birth defect microcephaly and Guillain-...
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AFP 12 Feb 2016
In a recent study by the University of California, Irvine, researchers found that a lack of sleep is linked to a higher...
Ancient Egyptian antiquities
Al-Masry Al-Youm 12 Feb 2016
Mohamed Ramadan, the supervisor general of the office of the antiquities minister, said the ministry had submitted...
Sleep 2
AFP 12 Feb 2016
Scottish researchers have pinpointed an enzyme that helps speed up breathing when oxygen levels are low. This could...
AP 11 Feb 2016
The UN agency specializing in reduction of disaster risks says the Earth faced more than twice as many major droughts...
Reuters 11 Feb 2016
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said on Wednesday that no cases of...
AFP 11 Feb 2016
A prosthetic arm made of Lego that disabled children can customise to their own needs won the grand prize at the...
A portrait of the Twitter logo in Ventura, California, 21 December 2013.
AFP 11 Feb 2016
Twitter on Tuesday announced that it is pulling together a council of outside experts and organizations to battle...