President names Ebola response coordinator


A newly named Ebola response coordinator will oversee the federal response to Ebola and consolidate the U.S.’ efforts to fight the virus. Continue reading


“Bigger than landing on the moon” – paralyzed man walks after new surgery


A formerly paralyzed man is walking again, in the first-ever case of recovery from complete paralysis. Continue reading

Government Backs TV Adverts To Promote Healthier Eating

In search for healthier food: scientists get more salt taste from less salt


Researchers are finding new ways to trick the taste buds in order to produce healthier food. Continue reading

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Second Ebola diagnosis shows danger for health workers


The second diagnosis of Ebola in the U.S. has raised concerns about how to keep health workers safe while treating sick patients in hospitals. Continue reading


CDC racing to stop Ebola


The Center for Disease Control and Prevention is working to contain the Ebola virus in West Africa and prevent further deaths. Continue reading

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