PARIS The French government has ordered a review of the safety of titanium dioxide as a food additive after a scientific study released on Friday found health effects in animals th..
If there's one thing that Finland is famous for... it's the sauna. The dry heat soothes aching muscles and helps the body sweat out toxins. Previous research suggested saunas can h..
FILE PHOTO: A woman, 60, who is suffering from malaria rests in her house at Kagorwa Pygmy camp on Idjwi island in the Democratic Republic of Congo, November 22, 2016. The woman di..
PARIS France will scale back preventive slaughtering of ducks to counter bird flu after the culling of 800,000 birds this month helped slow the spread of the disease in the southwe..
FILE PHOTO: A man leaves a sauna during the Belarusian winter swimming championship in Minsk, Belarus December 18, 2016. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko/File Photo HELSINKI Regular visits..
Jan 19 Otonomy Inc : * Otonomy initiates patient enrollment in phase 2 clinical trial of oto-104 as protectant against cisplatin-induced hearing loss * Otonomy initiates patient en..
NEW YORK Cities and towns across the United States are taking action after a Reuters report identified thousands of communities where children tested with lead poisoning at higher ..
DAVOS, Switzerland A global coalition of governments, health specialists and philanthropists will launch a new plan on Thursday to "outsmart" future disease epidemics with a fund t..
DUBLIN Ireland said on Wednesday that a dead cow had been confirmed as having bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), known as mad cow disease, but said it had not entered the food..
SANTIAGO Bird flu has been found at a turkey farm in central Chile, the second case of the disease detected in the country this month, agriculture officials said on Wednesday. Resp..
Eli Lilly and Co (LLY.N) will buy CoLucid Pharmaceuticals Inc (CLCD.O) for about $960 million, bringing back into its fold a promising therapy for migraine and positioning itself t..
DAVOS, Switzerland Chinese President Xi Jinping offered a vigorous defense of free trade at the World Economic Forum in Davos on Tuesday in a speech that underscored Beijing's desi..
(Adds Exxon, Biogen, Syngenta, SkyBridge Capital, Saudi Telecom and Abellio; Updates Lufthansa) Jan 17 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100..
(Reuters Health) - - As many as one in three adults diagnosed with asthma may not actually have the chronic lung disorder, a Canadian study suggests. Researchers did lung function ..
Biogen Inc said on Tuesday it would pay Forward Pharma A/S $1.25 billion to license the Danish company's patents covering multiple sclerosis drugs, providing Biogen an insurance po..
A dreaded trip to the dentist - and a filling - but has the stuff of nightmares had its day? A team of researchers at King's College London have regrown teeth in mice - using stem ..
BEIRUT The Syrian army and allied militia clashed with rebels in Wadi Barada near Damascus on Sunday, threatening to disrupt planned repair works to a pumping station that supplies..
BEIRUT Jan 15 The Syrian army and allied militia clashed with rebels in Wadi Barada near Damascus on Sunday, threatening to disrupt planned repair works to a pumping station that s..