Masthead
Search: Web rtecexpress.net
ADVERTISEMENT
Today's Health Photos
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Six of the nine Ebola patients treated in the United States in recent months met for the first time on Wednesday, saying their ordeals fighting the virus have not dampened their desire to help others and that they are grateful to be alive.

GENEVA (Reuters) - The death toll in the world's worst Ebola epidemic has risen to 5,689 out of 15,935 cases reported in eight countries by the end of Nov. 23, the World Health Organization said on Wednesday.

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Novartis AG has agreed to sell its nicotine patch, Habitrol, in order to win U.S. antitrust approval for a consumer healthcare joint venture with Britain's GlaxoSmithKline, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission said on Wednesday.

(Reuters Health) - A two-month program combining gentle yoga with meditation techniques, known as Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction, seemed to ease tenderness, pain and stiffness among patients with rheumatoid arthritis in a new study.

(Reuters) - Bristol-Myers Squibb Co on Wednesday said U.S. regulators had declined to approve the use of its experimental treatment for hepatitis C, daclatasvir, in combination with other antiviral drugs.

FRANKFURT/LONDON (Reuters) - The Western world's first gene therapy drug is set to go on sale in Germany with a 1.1 million euro ($1.4 million) price tag, a new record for a medicine to treat a rare disease.

(Reuters) - Open enrollment for the second year of Obamacare individual health coverage brought in 462,125 people who chose their health plans in its first week, nearly half of whom were first-time customers, the U.S. government said on Wednesday.

FREETOWN (Reuters) - Burial workers in Sierra Leone have dumped bodies in the street outside a hospital in protest at authorities' failure to pay bonuses for handling Ebola victims.

LONDON (Reuters) - West Africa's Ebola epidemic could worsen further before abating but new infections should start to decline in all affected countries by the end of this year, a leading specialist on the disease said on Wednesday.

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea said on Wednesday that Britain had agreed to evacuate any South Korean medical workers who may be infected with the deadly Ebola virus while working at a British-run clinic in Sierra Leone for treatment.

ADVERTISEMENT
Health Videos - Women
Drug Wars: Men vs. Women - video
An asthma medication is less effective for women in the two weeks ...
Exercising With Asthma - video
Just because you have asthma doesn't mean you have to give up your ...
Women And Hair Loss - video
Women prize a full head of lustrous hair. Howerver, many women will ...
Sisters: Finding A Cure For Breast Cancer - video
Women with a sister who has been diagnosed or died from breast cancer ...
Health Videos - Disease
Treating Alzheimer's Disease (Alzheimer's #3) - video
Although there is no cure for the degenerative brain disorder known ...
Stages of Alzheimer's Disease (Alzheimer's #2) - video
Alzheimer's disease follows a general pattern as it worsens over ...
Curry Alzheimer's - video
Yellow curry, used in Indian cooking, might in large quantities also ...
Alzheimer's Myths - video
Myth: Alzheimer's cannot be treated. MythL Aluminum causes ...
Welcome Guest
Username: 
Password:
Browse RSS Feeds
click here when finished
Save Page Layout
Video
More Headlines
thumbnail
ATLANTA (Reuters) - A plane carrying a second American aid ......
thumbnail
LONDON (Reuters) - Expectations are building for a new ......
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Authorities in Thailand are to inspect ......
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Under the Affordable Care Act, ......
Authorities have been monitoring anyone who came into ......
thumbnail
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's biggest drugmaker Takeda ......
thumbnail
FREETOWN/MONROVIA (Reuters) - Hundreds of troops deployed ......
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Hepatitis C may become a ......
thumbnail
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - International development banks on ......
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Physical therapy and steroid ......
ADVERTISEMENT
loading
Health Videos - Heart
Understanding Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD #1) - video
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease affects 12 million Americans ...
Safer MRI Scans for Heart Patients - video
MRI machines used to be off-limits for patients with certain heart ...
Consequences of High Blood Pressure (HBP #2) - video
High blood pressure isn't called the 'silent killer' for nothing. ...
Growing Hearts - video
Chronic heart failure kills thousands each year, and though a heart ...
Unable to open file.