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  Life   Health  08 Jan 2018

Life, Health, 08 Jan 2018

Successful operation in Saudi separates conjoined twins from Gaza

The news comes months after a doctor and family member of the twins pleaded from Gaza that they be allowed to go abroad for the surgery.

08 Jan 2018 8:23 PM

Robot duck's aim: Helps kids with cancer via power of play

The duck is undergoing testing and is expected to be widely distributed by the end of this year.

08 Jan 2018 3:44 PM

Repeated vaccinations help prevent influenza in older adults

A new study found that repeated vaccination for influenza was twice as effective in preventing the severity of the flu.

08 Jan 2018 3:21 PM

Sugar could be responsible for obesity and diabetes epidemics

Gary Taube, journalist and author, investigates this global issue.

08 Jan 2018 2:57 PM

Bariatric surgery during adolescence may help in later life

Here is what a new study has found.

08 Jan 2018 2:25 PM


Female night shift workers at risk factor for common cancers

These results might help establish and implement effective measures to protect female night shifters.

08 Jan 2018 1:50 PM

Working out twice a week may be best medicine for cognitive decline

MCI becomes increasingly common at older ages and is characterised by mild problems with thinking and memory.

08 Jan 2018 8:05 AM

Not just back pain!

An increasingly common condition, especially among men and young adults, ankylosing spondylitis can be tricky to diagnose in its early days.

08 Jan 2018 12:50 AM