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High potency cannabis, especially when used daily, is “strongly rnlinked” to the risk of developing psychotic disorders such as

Smoking strong pot daily raises psychosis risk, study finds

Smoking high-potency marijuana every day could increase the chances

Maya’s digital health service now available for Robi subscribers

Robi has recently launched Maya's digital health service for its subscribers.Maya service for Robi subscribers is essentially a digital

Tens of thousands of heart patients may not need open-heart surgery

The operation is a daring one: To replace a failing heart valve, cardiologists insert a replacement through

Why failure to ensure safe food not illegal: HC

The High Court on Thursday issued a rule asking the authorities concerned to explain why their failure to ensure

United Health care broadens direct drug rebate program

The nation's largest health insurer is expanding a program that passes rebates from drug makers directly to the people that

‘Meatless Mondays’ on horizon for New York City schools

Starting in September, New York city’s 1.1 million school students will eat vegetarian meals on “Meatless Mondays,” Mayor Bill

E-cigarette use linked to heart trouble: Study

People who use e-cigarettes are more likely to have heart problems than those who

Large study again confirms MMR vaccine doesn’t cause autism

A study following more

JS body for issuing health alert to make people aware of air pollution

The Parliamentary Standing Committeeon the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change on Wednesday recommended issuing health alert if

Landmark research discredits vaccine myth

A new decade-long study of more than half a million people found that the

Once lost, hearing doesn't come back: WTO

The World Health Organization (WHO) has urged people across the world to check their hearing

33 bodies of premature babies recovered from trash bin in Barishal

Thirty-three bodies of premature babies were found in a dustbin of Sher-e-Bangla Medical College

Doctors neglecting duty will face the music: Health Minister

Health Minister Zahid Malik on Saturday said that there is no scope to excuse

Kidneys grown in rats could pave way for human transplant options

Scientists said Wednesday they have 

E-cigarettes help more smokers quit than patches and gum, study finds

E-cigarettes are almost twice as effective at helping smokers quit as nicotine replacement treatments

FDA OKs 1st generic version of popular Advair asthma inhaler

The first generic version of the popular Advair asthma

Hong Kong scientists claim 'broad-spectrum' antiviral breakthrough

Hong Kong scientists claim they have made a potential breakthrough discovery in the fight

Aussie scientists make major breakthrough in capabilities of ultrasound

Researchers at Australia's University of Queensland (UQ) have made

Low carb? Low fat? What the latest dieting studies tell us

Bacon and black coffee for breakfast, or oatmeal and

More than 3,000 patients possibly exposed to HIV, hepatitis

The New Jersey Department of Health says more than 3,000 patients at a surgery

Cancer-killing treatment approved in Australia

A "revolutionary" cancer drug that supercharges immune cells to hunt and kill cancer cells

Puzzle solving 'won't stop mental decline'

Doing crossword puzzles and Sudoku does not protect against mental decline, according to a

Nestle recalls baby formula in Germany

Nestle has recalled a batch of its Alfamino amino

1st baby born using uterus transplanted from deceased donor

Brazilian doctors are reporting the world's first baby born to a woman with a

WHO says it can fight Ebola outbreak despite US withdrawal

The head of the World Health Organization said Monday it can fight the

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