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Recent numbers released by Public Health England show there was a 20% increase in the sexually transmitted infection syphilis.
An Italian toy maker has been urged to withdraw a doll that can be cured of the measles using "magic" wipes and cream.
Ministry of Health spokesman Joshua Malango said the number of cases had increased to 527 from 157 recorded in January, and that deaths had doubled from four to eight.
As many as 14 of the translucent creatures were extracted from her left eye after she was left itching for over a week.
Six EU countries are affected. Experts have labelled the situation 'alarming'.
On World AIDS day, 36.7 million people are still living with HIV and the UN has said that prevention is key to stopping the spread
Medical experts in Romania are monitoring blood transfusions after six people died and another 16 were infected with West Nile disease.
More than 200 cats have been found dead at Saint-Pierre-la-Mer near Narbonne since the start of June.
The World Health Organisation has announced live trials of Mosquirix in Ghana, Kenya and Malawi.
A meningitis outbreak in Nigeria has killed 745 people, an increase of more than 50 percent in barely a week, officials said Wednesday, sounding the alarm over the feared epidemic.
Measles is on the rise in parts of Europe amid a trend of high scepticism towards vaccines in some rich countries, research shows.
The aim is to contain a severe outbreak of bird flu, which has been spreading rapidly over the past month.
Three new cases of bird flu have been reported at poultry farms in western and southern Poland.
Thousands of farm birds have been put to the slaughter to combat the spread of avian influenza in France's foie gras heartland.
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Authorities in Germany have decided to kill 92,000 poultry after a series of high risk H5N8 bird flu cases have been confirmed across the country.
Europeans are now more likely to live into their 80s, but they may not be in the best of health.
People with schizophrenia are volunteering for a European research project to help the control and perhaps even silence the tormenting voices in their heads by confronting a computer avatar of…