The frequency of brain tumors has been underestimated in children with the common genetic syndrome neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1), characterized by birthmarks on the skin and benign nerve tumors that develop in or on the skin, according to a new study.
More than a million Cubans, almost 11 percent of the population, suffer from diabetes, a renowned Cuban expert said recently.
Australian cancer patients are being forced to wait up to 18 months for affordable life-saving medication, local media reported Friday.
The Chinese Nutrition Society Thursday published a report showing that 35 percent of the surveyed respondents do not eat breakfast every day.
Nearly 90 percent of all malaria cases in the world occur in sub-Saharan Africa, former Namibian Minister of Health and Social Services Richard Kamwi said here Wednesday.
American researchers have restored for the first time vision in mice through activating retinal stem cells, advancing effort toward therapies for retinal degenerative diseases which currently have no cure.
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