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8-year-old's 'headache' leads to stroke, emergency brain surgery

HOPEWELL, Va. — Two weeks after a Virginia third grader discovered his grandfather dead of a heart attack, he suffered a stroke.

Jamarion Bryant, a student at Dupont Elementary school, is recovering in the pediatric intensive care unit at the Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU. 564 more words


Sushi lover's stomach-churning discovery: a 5-foot tapeworm living inside him

Warning: Story contains images and descriptions some may find graphic.

FRESNO, Calif. – A California man is likely altering his regular sushi habit after discovering a tapeworm that may have entered his body through the raw salmon he loves so much. 528 more words


Nigeria develops herbal drugs for Ebola, Malaria cure

Kehinde Olawale

The National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development (NIPRD), has disclosed that successfully researched and developed six traditional herbal products for the treatment of Ebola, Malaria and other diseases. 399 more words


Second Injection Success

My second injection was Wednesday and I was pondering between doing it in the morning or in the evening. Benefits to both for my schedule, however, my husband had an early appointment which meant I had the house to myself for the morning. 340 more words


Sustainability and transformation in the NHS - National Audit Office (NAO)

*Additional funding, aimed to help the NHS get on a financially sustainable footing, has instead been spent on coping with existing pressures.



"...Eye-bleeding fever outbreak spreads"

“Dr Mukuzi Muhereza, from the Uganda Medical Association (UMA), has warned action must be taken over reports of growing numbers of Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever (CCHF) 27 more words