Health

A mother’s quest to cure her son

A mother’s quest to cure her son

NASHVILLE (Tennessee) — At 55-years-old, Terry Jo Bichell is a couple of months away from earning a PHD in neuroscience. She says it puts her one step closer to achieving a goal...

Coke a good snack?

Coke a good snack?

NEW YORK — Coca-Cola is working with fitness and nutrition experts who suggest its soda as a treat — at a time when the world’s biggest beverage maker is being blamed for...

Prenatal blood tests detect cancer in women

LA JOLLA — A new genetic test that sequences the blood of pregnant women for signs of diseases such as Down Syndrome in their foetuses is turning up unexpected results: A...

Gallery: Eat to lower cancer risk

Eat to lower cancer risk

​SINGAPORE — Every day, about 33 Singaporeans are diagnosed with cancer, which is the leading cause of death here.

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