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Japan BANS implanting gene edited human embryos in preemptive crackdown on the ‘designer baby’ craze The Japanese government has recommended limits on gene editing embryos A panel of experts...

At least one person has reportedly undergone the cutting-edge technique. Suspended animation involves replacing patients’ blood with cold saline fluid for up to two hours, before their hearts are...

The health service is a big issue in any UK election. There are two main reasons why, this time round, the arguments are particularly fraught. One is the sense of crisis engulfing the system after a decade...

Labour’s former health secretary Frank Dobson dies aged 79, reveal family Former Labour Health Secretary Frank Dobson died aged 79 his family announce He was former MP for Holborn and St Pancras...

The province has announced it will fund new construction on the Halifax Infirmary site of the QEII Health Sciences Centre as part of the QEll New Generation project. Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal...

Failing health board is paying Marbella-based management consultant £40,000 a MONTH to find ways it can save money including cutting paid breaks for nurses Phillip Burns is being paid £40,000 a month...

In a country where millions are in need of humanitarian aid, health officials warn of even more dangerous consequences if long-running war continues. WARNING: This report contains some distressing images. Health...

Every city dweller in Europe is exposed to unhealthy levels of air pollution, according to health chiefs. Poor air quality caused about 400,000 premature deaths in Europe in 2016, the most recent year...

The average human brain weighs around 3.3lbs, making up just two percent of a human’s body weight. The largest part of the brain is the cerebrum, which is split into two hemispheres.  What is...

Robotic engineer Subramanian Ramamoorthy will outline his vision for the future during his talk at New Scientist Live at ExCel London on Saturday, Intelligent robots: friend or foe? He told Express.co.uk:...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention this week released new information on itsinvestigation into illnesses and deaths tied to vaping. The CDC said that of about 500 people who experienced...

As the cost of healthcare in the US continues to rise, Walmart’s Sam’s Club chain just announced a new pilot program intended to offer care at affordable prices. Sam’s Club is offering...

Best Buy could unlock up to $46 billion in potential revenue with the company’s healthcare investments, according to a report out Monday from analysts at Morgan Stanley. Currently, Best Buy has...

Purdue Pharma, which stands accused of driving the US’s deadly opioid epidemic through the prescription painkiller OxyContin, recently filed forbankruptcy. The filing provides a rare public glimpse...

A water quality advisory has been issued for the Lakeview system in West Kelowna. The City of West Kelowna said the advisory, made in conjunction with the Interior Health Authority, was due to elevated...

My name’sLydia Ramsey, and I’m a 26-year-old healthcare reporter for Business Insider. I’m going to be running theTCS New York City Marathon on November 3 with my 56-year-old dad, Chris...