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Turkish doctors pioneer new liver transplant method

Turkish doctors pioneer new liver transplant method

New method using smaller portion of donated liver benefits both donor and recipient, says Dr. Deniz Balci

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'415,000 Syrian babies born in Turkey since 2011'
19.06.2019

'415,000 Syrian babies born in Turkey since 2011'

Only around 100,000 of 3.6M Syrians in Turkey are older than 60, says head of Turkey's migration management department

Ebola vaccinations underway in Uganda
17.06.2019

Ebola vaccinations underway in Uganda

Vaccination takes place at the border with the DR Congo where over 1,200 have died since 2018

India: Health services hit hard as doctors go on strike
17.06.2019

India: Health services hit hard as doctors go on strike

Doctors stage protests over assault of 2 colleagues last week by family of deceased patient

South Africa: Bumpy ride to curbing new HIV infections
15.06.2019

South Africa: Bumpy ride to curbing new HIV infections

7.4M people living with virus, 250,000 HIV infections recorded annually nationwide

World honors hemoglobin heros on Blood Donor Day
14.06.2019

World honors hemoglobin heros on Blood Donor Day

Roughly 117.4 million blood donations collected worldwide each year, says World Health Organization