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  • 02 Sep 2014 10:03

    MOH to introduce guidelines on care for seniors

    The public can offer their views and feedback on the two sets of guidelines for home care services and centre-based care services for seniors between Sep 2 and Oct 2 this year, says the Ministry of Health.

  • 01 Sep 2014 16:42

    Novartis Japan admits concealing drug side effects

    The Japanese unit of Swiss pharma giant Novartis has admitted it did not report more than 2,500 cases of serious side effects in patients using its leukaemia and other cancer drugs, reportedly including some fatalities. 

  • 30 Aug 2014 03:07

    Prototype Ebola drug clears early test hurdle

    A prototype drug that has been urgently given to a handful of patients with Ebola has cleared an important test hurdle, showing that it cured lab monkeys with the disease, scientists said on Friday (Aug 29).

  • 28 Aug 2014 19:52

    Ebola vaccine trials being fast-tracked: researchers

    Safety trials on an Ebola vaccine are being fast-tracked, meaning it could be given to healthy volunteers as early as September, researchers said on Thursday (Aug 28). 

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