Saturday, September 22, 2018
If anyone wishes to know what it’s like to give birth with a bicornuate uterus (heart-shaped uterus), they might find out by asking the unidentified 39-year-old woman with the condition that gave birth to twins in Russia. Heart-shaped uterus that...
A man was left with a frost-like coating on his face, arms and stomach because of his end-stage kidney failure after he refused to attend dialysis for five months.The unnamed 39-year-old, believed to be from just outside Lisbon in...
The World Health Organisation said on Friday that it could not be certain that it had identified all people exposed to the deadly Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s North Kivu region.The WHO said more than 500...
Scientists have found a rapid way of creating magnesite, a mineral that can absorb carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, offering a potential solution to global warming. The research, presented recently at the Goldschmidt geochemistry conference in Boston, explained how magnesite...
Forty-one people have died in the latest outbreak of Ebola in DR Congo, health authorities said on Tuesday, adding that doctors were using a novel drug to treat patients. Out of 57 recorded cases as of Monday, 41 were fatal,...
A Ghanaian woman, who is expecting a baby and her 25-year-old daughter have both lost their lives at the same hospital, two weeks apart. The mother, Mabel Maku Terkpertey, 42, who was expecting her ninth child reportedly died at the...
A paediatrician who was convicted of gross negligence manslaughter after the death of six-year-old boy has today won her appeal over the decision to strike her off.Dr Hadiza Bawa-Garba fought a decision made in January by two High Court...
A Tokyo medical school on Tuesday admitted entrance test scores for female applicants were routinely altered to keep women out and apologised for the discrimination after a probe. “We betrayed the public trust. We want to sincerely apologise for...
According to a new study carried out in Lund University and Skåne University Hospital in Sweden, children with allergies have a lower risk of developing complicated appendicitis. According to sciencedaily.com, the findings, published in the JAMA Pediatrics, could...
The World Health Organization has warned that an Ebola outbreak in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo is likely spread over tens of km and poses a high regional risk given its proximity to borders,. Four people have tested positive for...