June 18, 2019

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Strengthening the healthcare system in north-east Nigeria – a priority for WHO

Maiduguri, 22 May 2019 – It started like every other normal day. Mallam Isah and his wife, Hauwa, ha..

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Ward closures among UK hospital contingency plans for no-deal Brexit

LONDON — A no-deal Brexit will severely impact hospital services and could even prompt ward closures..

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Finland is becoming Europes Japan

Antti Rinne won a general election promising to fix Finlands welfare state. The big challenge now fa..

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Training Britains doctors — in Poland

WARSAW, Poland — Brexit uncertainty isnt stopping the U.K.s National Health Service from hiring doct..

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Where microplastics come from …

Look almost anywhere — in your food, in your water, in your body — and youre likely to find micropla..

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Plastics that save us may also hurt us

Hiding in plain sight, in every hospital in the world, is a product that embodies both the extraordi..

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Why we dont know if plastics are safe

How can we determine conclusively whether a chemical is safe? Thats the question Jerry Heindel, a t..

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Lithuanians are pissed

VILNIUS — Europes biggest drinkers have found plenty of ways around their countrys restrictive alcoh..

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The plastic in our bodies

Nobody, it seemed, had thought to look before. When two Austrian scientists discovered last year th..

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Less chemotherapy better for older or frail patients with advanced stomach and oesophageal cancers

Less chemotherapy is as effective at controlling disease for elderly or frail patients with advanced..