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Millions of patient medical records freely accessible online

Millions of records belonging to patients worldwide, including X-Rays, mammograms and MRI scans, were long freely accessible online without basic security measures, German authorities...

Dengue infestation found in Lahore residency, FIR’s registered under ‘dengue act’

LAHORE: Anti-Dengue Drive in the city during a routine survey found 73 houses in the vicinity of Cantt zone infested with larvae of the...

223 new dengue cases reported in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: More than 223 new dengue cases have been reported during the last 24 hours in the federal capital Islamabad, ARY News reported on...

Girl dies of rare brain-eating amoeba; Naegleria fowleri

WASHINGTON: A 10-year-old girl has died in the hospital, her family said in a statement on Monday, after she contracted a rare brain-eating amoeba...

Governor acts to stem ‘epidemic’ of youth vaping

LOS ANGELES: California’s governor on Monday ordered a public awareness campaign on health risks posed by a “youth epidemic” of vaping, but said he...

Boy dies eight years after supermarket burger poisoning

A French boy aged 10, who fell gravely ill in 2011 after consuming a beef burger from supermarket discounter Lidl that was infected with...

Mint, menthol e-cigarette liquids high in cancer-causing compound: study

WASHINGTON: A cancer-causing compound banned by U.S. regulators last year as a food additive has been found at potentially dangerous levels in mint and...

Pharma files for bankruptcy in bid to settle crisis

Purdue Pharma has filed for bankruptcy in a settlement agreement that it hopes will provide more than $10 billion to address the opioid crisis,...