HEALTH

High Visa Cost Worsening National Health Service Staffing Crisis

A DOCTOR from India is among hundreds of overseas medics considering quitting the NHS in protest at the high cost of visas and other...

Wrong Information Circulating About Organ Donation Law Change

SEVERAL posts that have been circulating across social media and WhatsApp containing incorrect information about the change in the law about organ donation have...

Ghana Becomes Second Nation To Launch Proven Malaria Vaccine

GHANA on Tuesday (30) rolled out the world's only proven malaria vaccine for infants as part of a landmark campaign against the deadly mosquito-borne...

France To Ban Titanium Dioxide Whitener In Food From 2020

FRANCE will ban the use of titanium dioxide as a food additive from 2020 after the country's health and safety agency said there was...

Scientists Unveil First Three Dimensional Print Of Heart With Human Tissue, Vessels

Scientists in Israel unveiled a three dimensional (3D) print of a heart with human tissue and vessels on Monday (15), calling it a first...

Electrical Brain Stimulation Can Boost Memory Function In Older People: Study

Electrical brain stimulation using a non-invasive cap can help boost older people's mental scores to those of people 20 to 30 years younger, according...

UK University Studies Brain Function Of Poverty Hit Children In India

Children from lower-income backgrounds, where mothers also had a low level of education, have weaker brain activity, a survey conducted in India showed. A team...

Londoners are encouraged to use NHS 111 service to avoid unnecessary A&E visits

It is estimated that 768,404 Londoners go to A&E each year who could have been helped by NHS 111  Londoners are being urged to avoid unnecessary...

Autism can be related to short gap between pregnancies

A new study warns couples rushing to get pregnant within two years of giving birth have a higher chance of having a child with...

Asian kids ‘most obese’, says new report

by LAUREN CODLING SOUTH ASIAN children are the most likely to be overweight or obese in the UK, a new study has found. Fifty per...