Low levels of vitamin D in elementary school could spell trouble in adolescence: study CHICAGO. KAZINFORM Vitamin D deficiency in middle childhood could result in aggressive behavior as well as anxious and depressive moods during adolescence, according to a study posted on the website of the University of Michigan (UM) on Tuesday.
Dengue fever kills 48, infects over 10,700 people in Myanmar YANGON. KAZINFORM Forty eight people died and 10,757 others were infected by Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever (DHF) across Myanmar in the past seven months, according to a release from the Public Health Department under the Ministry of Health and Sports on Wednesday.
New anticancer drugs provide new hope for Chinese patients BEIJING. KAZINFORM Six new medicines for the treatment of malignant tumors have been approved to enter the Chinese market in the past two years, offering more choices for patients, according to the Department of Major Science and Technology Project of the Ministry of Science and Technology.
Aussie study finds trees overhead better for health than grass underfoot NUR-SULTAN - SYDNEY - City-dwellers are more likely to report lower psychological distress and better general health when they are exposed to tree canopy in their daily life than low-lying plants or grassy fields, according to Australian research linking the benefits of living near green space, Xinhua has learned.
New national cancer research center to be built in Nur-Sultan in 2021 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Prime Minister Askar Mamin has visited today the site of the National Cancer Research Center in Nur-Sultan, which is being built on the instructions of the First President of Kazakhstan – Yelbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev, Kazinform cites the Premier’s press office.
Children under 2 should have "zero screen time": Aussie health experts NUR-SULTAN - SYDNEY - The average time that children under two are spending on electronic devices such as mobile phones and tablets is getting out of control, according to new research by Australian health experts, Xinhua has learned.