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New vaccine could stop dozens more strains of pneumonia

Scientists are developing an updated vaccine that will eradicate more of the bacteria strains that cause pneumonia.Pneumonia, an infection of the lungs that can...

Slideshow: Common Lung Problems: Asthma, Bronchitis, COPD, and More

IMAGE PROVIDED BY:1) Thinkstock ImagesSOURCES:American Lung Association: "Learn About Pneumoconiosis."CDC: "Smoking and COPD."Cystic Fibrosis Foundation: "About Cystic Fibrosis."Mayo Clinic: "Lung cancer," "Sarcoidosis," "Pleurisy," "Pulmonary...

Colorado doctor: Health effects of living in mountains unknown to medical...

Dr. Christine Ebert-Santos, M.D., is on a mission.The longtime Summit County pediatrician has, for several years, been trying to spread the word on an...

‘World running out of antibiotics, pathogens getting resistant,’ WHO warns

Antibiotics that are currently in clinical development are insufficient to combat the growing threat of antimicrobial resistance, a World Health Organisation (WHO) report said....

Slideshow: Diseases Making a Comeback

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Panic strikes Gorakhpur’s BRD Medical College again, 61 children die in...

Days after alleged disruption in oxygen supply resulted in deaths of over 30 children within 48 hours at Gorakhpur's BRD Medical College, 61 children...

Breastfeeding is currently failing to meet recommended standards across the globe,...

A new report released by the United Nations Children's Fund, UNICEF, and the World Health Organization, WHO, in alliance with the Global Breastfeeding Collective...

Cocktail of drugs for HIV patients with advanced immunosuppression reduced deaths...

According to Accenture's survey of 1,000 consumers in England one-in-eight (13 per cent) have had their personal medical information stolen from technology systems. More...

Slideshow: Pneumonia — What You Should Know

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Proton pump inhibitors linked to increased death risk

Schistosomiasis is a parasitic disease, sometimes called bilharzia or snail fever. The disease impacts a huge number of people around the world, over 230...