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Scientists move a step closer to treating cancer-causing herpes

By Tim Sandle

Researchers have moved a step closer in developing a medication for an efficient treatment against a type of herpes which causes a form of cancer known as Kaposi’s sarcoma. Before considering the new research, what is Kaposi’s sarcoma and how serious is it? Kaposi’s sarcoma is a tumor caused by human herpes virus 8. Kaposi’s […]

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CVS Claim They Have Benefitted from Their Anti-Smoking Campaign

By Deborah Anderson

If you watch Hulu Plus, or any other broadcast media where the advertisement ran last year, you have certainly seen the “We Wish” ad campaign by CVS (second largest pharmacy chain in the United States). In the ad, CVS presents the “wish” for better health.  Their answer to that better health initiative is to stop selling […]

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89 Year Old Turkish Man Hasn’t Slept in 55 Years

By TLN

A lot of people are facing difficulties sleeping, which is also called an insomnia (hard to fall asleep or staying asleep, even when someone has the time for it). Some researches suggest that over 68 percent of adults aged from 18 to 29 report symptoms of insomnia, adults aged from 30 to 64 with 59 […]

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Is Health Advice Worth The Candle?

By Alexander Baron

How can you live a long and healthy life? Maybe not the way you think! This week I went to the funeral of a man who was a lifelong drinker and smer; if the anecdotes that were passed around at the hotel after the service were anything to go by, he was both a heavy […]

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Pack of Condoms in Venezuela Costs the Same as an iPhone

By TLN

Venezula is in dire economic crisis after the crash of oil prices. At the end of January, thousands of Venezuelans joined the rally in the capital city of Caracas where they expressed dissatisfaction with high inflation, crime rate and lack of basic goods in that country. At the US Business Insider they made comparison the […]

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