Last Updated: Monday, August 18, 2014, 12:59
Researchers have developed a dissolvable tampon-like product that can carry substantial loads of medicine and could offer fast-acting HIV protection.
Last Updated: Monday, August 18, 2014, 10:10
A 35-year-old Nigerian woman, travelling from Nigeria to India for cancer treatment, has died in the UAE after showing symptoms similar to those of deadly Ebola virus, health authorities said here Sunday.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 17, 2014, 16:41
The first Nigerian confirmed to have contracted the Ebola virus has been discharged here after full recovery, the government said.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 16, 2014, 23:20
Three nationals from Ebola-affected Nigeria, who arrived here Saturday morning, have been admitted to the Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital for screening and treatment if required.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 16, 2014, 10:15
An American doctor who contracted Ebola in Liberia said he was "recovering in every way", and that he was looking forward to being reunited with his family.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 16, 2014, 10:13
The European Union (EU) foreign ministers Friday called for a coordinated international response to contain the spread of the Ebola virus at its council meeting here.
Last Updated: Friday, August 15, 2014, 19:05
The Nigerian government has received an experimental drug for Ebola virus disease from an unnamed Nigerian scientist, Minister of Health Onyebuchi Chukwu has said.
Last Updated: Friday, August 15, 2014, 12:54
A new study has revealed that a new vaccine developed using non-infectious virus-like particles (VLP) appears likely to offer protection against chikungunya virus.