A Gilead Sciences, Inc. logo is seen outside the company's headquarters in Foster City, California, USA on 1 May 2018. REUTERS / Stephen Lam

Patient groups protest Gilead's expensive HIV prevention treatment

Gilead Sciences Inc (GILD.O) hopes to introduce a new HIV pill soon to people at risk of

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Patients suffering from dengue fever at a makeshift hospital in Maasin in the Philippine province of Iloilo. Photo: Leo Solinap / EPA

Philippines declares dengue epidemic, more than 600 deaths

A dengue outbreak in the Philippines has been declared a national epidemic after causing hundreds of deaths this year in the

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A World Health Organization worker is decontaminating a house on a plot where two cases of Ebola were found in the village of Mabalako in eastern Congo on Monday, 17 June of 2019. Health officials in eastern Congo began offering vaccines to all residents of the Mabalako hotspot, while earlier efforts had only targeted known contacts or those considered to be at high risk. (Photo: AP Photo / Al-Hadji Kudra Maliro)

UN: Ebola's arrival in eastern DRC poses serious risks

The arrival of Ebola in the main town of Goma in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo seriously increases the risk

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A research team led by Keio University associate professor Tomoaki Okuda analyzes PM2,5's concentration on a platform at the Yokohama subway station in July of 2018. (Provided by Tomoaki Okuda)

Scientists call for measures to combat micropollutants in subways

Japanese subway stations contain five times the amount of particulate matter in the air than in the air above

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