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Tension at work during the season

Australia (Commonwealth Union) - Targets, deadlines and scrambling to complete that last task which simply never ends, are some of the few tense moments...

Unsuitable batches for bipolar and epilepsy drug causing trouble in Australia

Australia (Commonwealth Union) – Researchers from the University of New South Wales (UNSW) have warned that certain adverse reactions to bipolar and epilepsy drugs...

Ebola may affect children more

Canada (Commonwealth Union) – Ebola is a zoonotic virus initially discovered back in 1976 in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, which was known...

South Asians may achieve remission of type 2 diabetes

England (Commonwealth Union) – Type 2 diabetes (T2D) usually occurs when the pancreas does not make sufficient insulin. A study has found that South...

New model to control kidney transplant rejection

England (Commonwealth Union) – Transplant rejection has always been a serious concern for patients seeking an organ transplant, as the immune system often sees...

Certain ligaments may heal without surgery

Australia (Commonwealth Union) – Common knee injuries occurs in the Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL). ACL reconstruction is carried out by taking out the torn...

Foods to protect your body from the harmful effects of air pollution 

India (Commonwealth Union)_ Air pollution poses a grave threat to human health. In addition to causing sore throats and eye discomfort, air pollution has...

New treatment may halt schwannoma tumor growth

England (Commonwealth Union) - Schwannoma tumors are usually associated with the nervous systems, which are benign most of the time but in rare occasions...

New Zealand youth back smoke-free policy

New Zealand (Commonwealth Union) – Many nations across the world have taken a tough stance against smoking, such as banning depictions of persons smoking...

Knee replacement linked to obesity

Australia (Commonwealth Union) – Obesity is heavily linked to diet and lifestyles which require less physical activity, remains a significant contributing factor for a...

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