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Vietnam Finds Twins with Different Fathers: Doctor

Vietnam Finds Twins with Different Fathers: Doctor

  Hanoi, Vietnam – Vietnam has identified an extremely rare case of bi-paternal twins — twins with different fathers — a professor at a DNA testing lab in Hanoi told. A ...

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Dementia Rates Slowing, Says US Study

Dementia Rates Slowing, Says US Study

  Washington, United States – Dementia rates in the United States may be falling, an influential study released said, offering hope that some cases of the disease might be delayed or ...

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Britain Allows First Genetic Modification of Embryos

Britain Allows First Genetic Modification of Embryos

  London, United Kingdom – Britain on Monday granted its first research licence to genetically modify human embryos to a project that aims to give hope to women struggling to conceive, ...

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Top US Researcher Says Zika Vaccine Is Years Away

Top US Researcher Says Zika Vaccine Is Years Away

  Miami, United States – The hunt for a vaccine to prevent the Zika virus could take years, a top US health chief said Thursday amid a worrying outbreak of the mosquito-borne ...

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Vaping May Lead Teens to Tobacco: Study

Vaping May Lead Teens to Tobacco: Study

  Paris, France – E-cigarettes, marketed as an aide for stopping smoking, may instead nudge teens towards tobacco, claimed the latest study Tuesday in a flood of research on the controversial ...

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Child Obesity an ‘Exploding Nightmare’ in Developing World: WHO

Child Obesity an ‘Exploding Nightmare’ in Developing World: WHO

  Geneva, Switzerland – Childhood obesity has reached alarming rates globally and become an “exploding nightmare” in the developing world, including Africa where the number of obese and overweight children under ...

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Family Can Help Loved One Manage Hypertension

Family Can Help Loved One Manage Hypertension

  High blood pressure that can touch off heart attack or stroke remains a menace looming over the populace. Department of Health (DOH) records show that over 276Filipinos die of ...

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