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Global Health: ‘From Nothing to Gangbusters’: A Treatment for Sickle-Cell Disease Proves Effective in Africa

A drug that protects children in wealthy countries against painful and sometimes lethal bouts of sickle-cell disease has been proven safe for use in Africa, where the condition is far more common, scientists reported on Saturday. More research remains to be done, experts said, but knowing that hydroxyurea — a cheap, effective and easy-to-take pill… Read More »

Thousands of women 'dying from heart attacks needlessly because they get worse care than men'

Thousands of women ‘are dying from heart attacks needlessly because they get worse care than men’, claims study Poor treatment contributed to deaths of more than 8,200 women over ten years  Women diagnosed with heart attack treated slower than men and not given tests Female patients twice as likely as men to die within a month… Read More »

Kareena Kapoor Khan Goes From Being Hot to Hottest in Just a Couple of Hours – View Pics

Kareena Kapoor Khan (Pic Credit: Lakshmi Lehr Instagram) Kareena Kapoor Khan’s chic styling is often the reason why we write gush pieces about her. The Begum of Bollywood has always been so consistent with her fashion choices and there’s rarely any occasion where she fails to woo us with her style statements. From nailing her… Read More »