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The hypothetical outbreak, which has been nicknamed ‘Disease X’ by the World Health Organisation (WHO), could erupt unexpectedly, scientists have warned. And with a mysterious disease affecting...

The hypothetical outbreak, which has been nicknamed ‘Disease X’ by the World Health Organisation (WHO), could erupt unexpectedly, scientists has warned. Experts believe it could wipe out large...

Home test kits were also shown to be in higher demand as there is a rise of 48 per cent in the weeks following summer festivals which are popular with students.  But the region of England outside...

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao (AP) — Authorities in Curacao say 318 people aboard a Church of Scientology ship docked in the Dutch Caribbean island will remain quarantined until they determine how many might be...

Specialist vets confirmed the death was the 185th fatality since the disease was first record in the UK seven years ago. To date, 185 dogs have now died from the disease which has no cure and is still...

A woman and her child outside a displacement centre in Beira, Mozambique,Credit:AP The official death toll rose to more than 550 on Friday, local time, with 259 reported in the eastern highlands of Zimbabwe,...

People at Newark Liberty International Airport might have been exposed to measles because a passenger who was on a flight from Brussels on Christmas Eve had the disease. The flight came into Terminal B...

Officials said there's no indication the latest cases are related to the outbreak which killed 33 people in the north west of the country and only declared over last week. The health ministry said...

Swabbing your saliva with home DNA kits could lead to more than finding out your own ancestral breakdown. Announced on July 25, 23andMe has received a $300 million investment from GlaxoSmithKline, the...

Could a robot save your sight? AI is being used for the first time to diagnose a diabetes-induced condition that can cause blindness Diabetic retinopathy can cause blindness in patients with type 1 or...

Bananas are on the brink of EXTINCTION as devastating tropical disease spreads across crops worldwide, researchers warn Panama disease is a fungus that affects the roots of Cavendish banana plants  Cavendish...

Six skeletons with signs of cancer found in an ancient Egyptian cemetery reveal how rates of the disease have skyrocketed over 3,000 years Researchers looked at the marks left on ancient bones by types...

The unnamed woman drinks an entire cup of her dog’s pee, saying it’s the “secret” to her beauty. A viral video is making the rounds online of a woman claiming the secret to her...

Dogs can sniff out avocado-killing tree disease early enough for crops to be treated and saved Scent-discriminating dogs can be trained to detect diseases in avocado trees A study from Florida International...

The deadly disease which causes painful skin lesions before developing into kidney failure has killed at least 130 pooches since it struck Britain in 2012. Four new cases have been confirmed this month,...

While coffee might be the go-to morning beverage of choice for many, lots of us — myself included — really love us some tea. And now, there’s even more reason to sip on your daily cup of matcha (or...