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There has been a 22% rise in the number of people living with dementia globally since previous estimates three years ago.
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A policy brief released Wednesday from Alzheimer's Disease International, a federation of advocacy and research organizations, estimates that 135 million people worldwide will be living with dementia by 2050.
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The practice of yoga has become popular because so many people have found in it a helpful and holistic practice for people of all shapes and experiences.
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According to the Wireless Association , Americans sent 196 billion texts in June 2011, compared to 12.5 billion texts in 2006.
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LOS ANGELES _ With his novel "World War Z," author Max Brooks won over a legion of readers, weaving an epic tale told from the perspective of the survivors of a global pandemic that saw the dead return to life.
With politicians, public health experts and epidemiologists announcing that the United States is at the beginning of ending the AIDS epidemic and that we will soon usher in an AIDS-free generation of youths, each World AIDS Day, on Dec. 1, takes on increasingly special significance, especially for African-Americans.
A recently discovered, aggressive strain of HIV leads to faster development of AIDS than other HIV strains, according to a new study.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital scientists have evidence that descendants of the H2N2 avian influenza A virus that killed millions worldwide in the 1950s still pose a threat to human health, particularly to those under 50. The research has been published in an advance online edition of the Journal of Virology.
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Hong Kong reported its first case of a form of bird flu that killed 45 people in eastern China, suggesting the virus is spreading further south in poultry.
A 36-year-old Indonesian maid is in hospital in critical condition, the southern Chinese financial hub's Health Secretary Ko Wing-man said late Monday.
Observed every year, December 1 marks World Aids Day, which is dedicated to raising awareness of the AIDS pandemic caused by the spread of HIV infection.
A red ribbon is seen on the North Portico of the White House in honor of World AIDS Day December 1, 2013 in Washington, DC.
Yesterday marked the 25th annual World AIDS Day, an opportunity for people around the world to unite in the fight against HIV/AIDS .
Police on Monday said that medical authorities still have not determined what caused the suspicious death Sunday of a 30-year-old Smithville man outside Arrowhead Stadium.
Doctors are reporting an epidemic - of twins. Nearly half of all babies born with advanced fertility help are multiple births, new federal numbers show.
To mark World Aids Day yesterday, the Rev Canon Dr Margaret Morris talks about the importance of raising awareness of the disease as the Derby-based HIV support group she helps to run faces funding cuts.