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DENGVAXIA | Sanofi bares disturbing analysis about dengue vaccine’s efficacy

In a public disclosure dated November 29 in Paris, the pharmaceutical company Sanofi disclosed that a new analysis of long-term Dengvaxia® data found differences...

Facebook to expand AI to help prevent suicide

Facebook Inc. will expand its pattern recognition software to other countries after successful tests in the U.S. to detect users with suicidal intent, the world’s largest social media network said on Monday.

Go Beyond Vitamins and Minerals—with Probiotics

Your body is not simply a machine. This means that even when you eat lots of fuel like vitamins & minerals, it won’t always be enough for your good health. Rather, your body is a complex living, breathing thing—it is home to billions of microscopic “good” bacteria, that help you maintain vitality, ward off disease, and feel great every day.

WATCH | Meet the medical intern hailed as hero for helping...

A 27-year-old woman who hails from Polomolok, South Cotabato, has been hailed as a hero after she rushed to help an MRT passenger whose arm was severed in a freak accident on Tuesday at the Ayala Station in Makati City.

CHILD SAFETY | Wonder Woman sword, Spider-Man drone land on ‘Worst...

These toys are considered as villains on a U.S. child safety advocacy group’s annual list of potentially hazardous toys.

California judge tosses $417-M cancer verdict against Johnson & Johnson

A California judge on Friday threw out a $417-million verdict against Johnson & Johnson in a lawsuit by a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer after using its talc-based products like Johnson’s Baby Powder for feminine hygiene.

Do fewer patients die with female surgeons?

Patients may have better survival odds with female surgeons than with male surgeons, a recent Canadian study suggests.

1 in 3 Pinoys at risk of mental health problems, but...

One in three Filipinos are at risk of mental health problems, but there are only 500 psychiatrists who can care for the entire population.

Stronger together: 8 ways you can support the breast cancer community...

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month—here's how you can give some love for the cause.

Emotional support from loved ones is vital in cancer patients’ healing,...

Cancer patients need all the care and understanding they could get during their treatment and recovery.