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Amidst a major measles outbreak in New York and other areas across the country, five unnamed mothers sued New York City to bar the municipality from requiring people to have measles-mumps-rubella vaccination. But a Brooklyn judge has upheld the
Families of children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) will now have a new, non-drug, treatment available to manage the condition: a medical device attached to the forehead that sends mild shocks to the nervous
Chris Gambian, Labor’s candidate in the Banks electorate, released a video on Wednesday, April 23, in which he defended the use of a cancer patient’s story to promote Labor’s cancer policy. “The last few days you may have received a letter in the
South Australia is fighting a flu crisis, with record rates of influenza sweeping the state. There are reports of nearly 7500 confirmed cases, which is already seven times more than the worst year on record in 2017. Free flu vaccinations for
Malawi is launching the world's first malaria vaccine to prevent the disease. The milestone follows more than three decades of research and almost $1 billion in investment to fight the virus. Authorities say the vaccine will provide partial
Professor Malcolm Sperrin - director of medical physics at Oxford University hospitals - explained studies that link mobiles and cancer are often carried out on mice that are exposed to extremely high levels of radiation.