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Study on HIV, pregnancy preventing vaginal...

Over a three-month period, the ring slowly and concurrently releases two drugs -- Dapivirine, an antiretroviral that prevents HIV and levonorgestrel, a...

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Wearable sweat sensor could help diagnose...

Researchers hope the sensor might one day aid drug development and drug personalization for cystic fibrosis.

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When might you get Alzheimer's? New gene...

Alzheimer's disease is the most common form of dementia, affecting some 47 million people worldwide.

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Online counseling 'lowers blood pressure'...

The study involved 264 people with high blood pressure and an average age of 58.

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Unproven stem cell therapy causes three women...

The women, aged between 72 and 88, thought they were enrolling in a legitimate clinical trial.

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Vaccine created to protect Ebola-ravaged...

"Our closest relatives are being driven rapidly towards extinction by diseases like Ebola, by commercial bushmeat hunting and by habitat loss."

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Researchers unveil advances in cancer diagnostics...

The diagnostic method is fast, cheap and ultra-sensitive, and can be adapted to test for other diseases.

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Study links personality to brain shape

The research touches on a question that has occupied the minds of philosophers and scientists for centuries.

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'Weekend exercise may be as good as daily...

"It is very encouraging news that being physically active on just one or two occasions per week is associated with a lower risk of death."

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Preventing cancer spread: study points to...

Researchers said they had discovered a type of tumour cell which spreads cancer from organ to organ.


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A rocky beginning for the NRM government...

New Vision TV brings you the analysis on the first budget by NRM government and the rocky start it hard to deliver on the promises the leadership had made during the swearing-in ceremony in 1986.