July 22, 2017

Want better muscles? More protein may help . . . up to a point

TORONTO, July 22: People who regularly do resistance exercises may get stronger and build more lean muscle mass when they add more protein to their diet, […]
July 22, 2017

Senate rule deals setback to Republican healthcare bill

  REUTERS, July 22: Republicans in the U.S. Senate were dealt another blow in their effort to repeal Obamacare on Friday when the keeper of the […]
July 22, 2017

Qatar emir ready for Gulf crisis talks with conditions

  DOHA, July 22: Qatar’s ruler said on Friday (Jul 21) that the Gulf emirate is ready for talks to resolve a diplomatic crisis with a […]
July 21, 2017

As tide turns, AIDS claimed 1 million lives in 2016: UN

  PARIS, July 21: AIDS claimed a million lives in 2016, almost half the 2005 toll that marked the peak of the deadly epidemic, said a […]
July 21, 2017

Chipotle shares fall on Norovirus, rodent incidents

BOSTON, July 21: Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc shares fell to a four-year low on Thursday after testing confirmed Norovirus in a customer who ate at one […]
July 21, 2017

Doctor2U launches on-demand ambulances

KUALA LUMPUR, July 21: Local online platform for on-demand healthcare services, Doctor2U, has included a feature that lets users request for an ambulance on-demand, the first in […]
July 21, 2017

Mothers who breastfeed might have lower multiple sclerosis risk

(Reuters Health), July 21: Women who breastfeed may have a lower risk of developing multiple sclerosis later in life compared to mothers who don’t nurse their […]
July 20, 2017

Over 400,000 Malaysians suffer from Hepatitis C

KUALA LUMPUR, July 20: It is estimated that more than 400,000 Malaysians currently suffer from Hepatitis C, which is a cause for concern, said Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam. […]
July 20, 2017

Gaza health care suffers as Palestinian factions play blame game

  GAZA, July 20: Ritta al-Jalees doesn’t care who’s to blame for the deteriorating state of healthcare in Gaza. All she wants is to ensure her […]