6 hrs ago
What's Going Around: Sore Throats, Sunburns
Doctors with the Muscogee Creek Nation said symptoms include swollen glands in the neck, white patches on tonsils and pain swallowing or talking.
12 hrs ago
Strep throat spotted in seconds
Scientists have developed a non-invasive mass spectrometry-based diagnostic technique that can diagnose strep throat in less than 10 seconds .
16 hrs ago
Chinese employees at Microsoft's Nokia arm protest mass layoffs
"Hundreds" of Chinese employees at Microsoft Corp's Nokia phone business protested on Friday against mass layoffs that the U.S. tech company announced last month, according to an employee present and pictures posted on social media networks.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Winter bug nearly had fatal outcome
It seemed like a predictable winter virus had hit the Smith family - an unpleasant week of snotty noses and sore throats, but nothing they had not seen before.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Toddlers Now Get Benefits Of Probiotics
Dunedin-based BLIS Technologies has launched a new probiotic powder suitable for children as young as six months old.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
This is Wiltshire
111 service is fined for missing targets
HEALTH chiefs have begun fining the private firm Care UK for breaching targets of the 111 non-emergency health line in Wiltshire.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
More than 3,300 visits to free sore throat clinics
More than 3,300 children most at risk of developing rheumatic fever have had their sore throat checked recently at a free drop-in clinic, as part of the government's $67 million rheumatic fever prevention programme.
Emergency care or urgent care?
Routine care is the norm with scheduled visits that a patient needs to maintain his or her health status.