Among organ transplant patients, those receiving new lungs face a higher rate of organ failure and death compared with people undergoing heart, kidney and liver transplants, and one of the culprits is inflammation that damages the newly transplanted lung.
American researchers revealed how different types of cars warmed up on hot days when exposed to shade and sunlight and how these differences would affect the body temperature of a hypothetical two-year-old child left in a vehicle.
A nearly 130-million-year-old fossilized skull found in western United States provided evidence that a group of reptile-like mammals that bridge the reptile and mammal transition experienced a burst of evolution across several of today's continents.
South Sudan and the UN health agency have launched a sensitization and awareness campaign against Ebola to enhance preparedness in the country following an outbreak in Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
A bat-infested well in a house in India's southern state of Kerala's Kozhikode district has been identified as the likely epicenter of the third outbreak of Nipah virus in this country since 2001, health officials said Wednesday.
China is on the verge of eliminating malaria, a senior Chinese health official told a side-gathering Tuesday during the World Health Assembly (WHA) at which Beijing was praised for its efforts in helping other county's fight the lethal disease.
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