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MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Health officials say a 36-year-old foreigner who arrived in the Philippines from the Middle East is under quarantine after testing positive for the MERS virus.
Expert recommends being aware of surroundings, checking for ticks after being outdoors
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Dr. Gustavo Quintana walks out of a modest, two-floor apartment building in southern Bogota. Inside his black doctor's bag are vials containing anesthesia and muscle relaxants, a syringe and a rubber tourniquet. The man known in Colombia as Dr. Death has just ended the life of his 234th patient: a middle-aged woman suffering from incurable stomach cancer.
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A 79-year old man suffering from incurable throat cancer has become the first Colombian to die by euthanasia with the full backing of the government.
Study found witnessing parental domestic violence produced most powerful association
Interviews, brain scans of people who thought they might die in crash show impact lasts for years
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Liberia is working hard to contain Ebola and find the source of the latest infections of the deadly virus recorded this week.
Cheers to margaritas with kombucha, herb-infused cocktails and seasonal sangria.
Study suggests despite getting licenses, adolescents lacked key skills to stay safe
Expert advises families to sit at least 500 feet from launch area
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Health insurer Aetna Inc. has made a deal to buy competitor Humana Inc. in a $37 billion deal the companies say would create the second-largest managed care company.
Always make sure they're supervised
Severity, size and location will help determine answer
BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's health ministry says a 75-year-old Omani man who became Thailand's only known case of the often-deadly MERS virus is now free of the illness.
Lung function benefit was slight, but even keeping lungs stable would be improvement, experts say
Is a parent who nurtured their development, study suggests
Researchers report treatment recommendations got kids evaluated faster in ER
Gynecologists provided more services, including pelvic exams and mammograms, to women with private coverage.
Study suggests non-genetic factors may be what increases risk
These events appear to inspire similar tragedies afterward, study suggests