Wheelchairs for Nigeria: Getting polio survivors on the move

NIGERIA: Six new wheelchairs are lined up near the entrance of the Beautiful Gate Handicapped People’s Centre in the central Nigerian city of Jos....

Becoming a dad? Expect weight gain

NEW YORK: Many men gain a new sense of responsibility and purpose when they become fathers. A new US study suggests they also gain...

WHO warns against lead poisoning

KUWAIT: The World Health Organization (WHO) warned against the devastating health consequences of lead poisoning which accounts for 0.6 percent of global diseases and...

Success seen in HIV prevention drugs

VANCOUVER: Despite evidence that taking powerful anti-HIV drugs can help protect uninfected partners from contracting the virus that causes AIDS, the therapy is far...

Circus bears offered shelter from suffering in Romania

ZARNESTI, Romania: Circus bear Mura wound up in the world’s biggest brown bear sanctuary in the heart of Romania’s Carpathian Mountains after refusing to...

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7th August