November 18, 2019

Mosquito sterilisation offers new opportunity to control chikungunya, dengue, and Zika

By Our Reporter  AV technique that sterilises male mosquitoes using radiation will soon be tested as part of global health efforts to control diseases such as […]
November 13, 2019

Some people ‘genetically wired’ to avoid some vegetables

Hate eating certain vegetables? It could be down to your genes, say US scientists who have done some new research. Inheriting two copies of the unpleasant […]
November 12, 2019

Brain implants used to fight drug addiction in US

Patients with severe opioid addiction are being given brain implants to help reduce their cravings, in the first trial of its kind in the US. Gerod […]
November 1, 2019

Quarter of world pig population could be wiped out this year alone, expert warns

AGENCIES The president of the World Organization for Animal Health has warned that a quarter of the world’s pigs are expected to die from African swine […]