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Austrian MPs vote to scrap smoking ban

Austria’s lower house of parliament voted on Thursday to repeal a ban on smoking in public spaces, d..

Ellie-May Clark died after GP turned her away for being late

A five-year-old girl with a history of asthma was turned away from seeing her doctor because she was..

Cancer blood test ‘enormously exciting’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Scientists have taken a step towards one of the bigges..

Brexit shockwaves hit the NHS

LONDON — After Brexit, prepare for the next U.K. revolution — in Britain’s cherished public healthca..

Lethal labels: Alcohol makers fight to avoid the tobacco taboo

There is a “direct link between alcohol and fatal cancers” — that’s what Irish health officials want..

Even Short Bursts of Activity Can Boost Long-Term Health

FRIDAY, March 23, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Simply climbing a single set of stairs, walking around the..

His Prostate Cancer Becomes Her Struggle, Too

FRIDAY, March 23, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Difficulties tied to prostate cancer may not be limited to..

End of Brutal Flu Season in Sight

FRIDAY, March 23, 2018 (HealthDay News) — It's been a particularly tough flu season, but spring..

How to prevent, treat a New Year’s Eve hangover

For those who enjoy ringing in the new year with a few drinks, here is a breakdown of some simple wa..

Policy winners and losers of 2017

The 2017 policy landscape is studded with those who can’t help but win and perpetual punching bags. ..