November 26, 2019

Monsanto Pleads Guilty To Illegally Spraying Banned Pesticide In Hawaii

Agrochemicals company Monsanto has pleaded guilty to spraying a banned pesticide on research crops on the Hawaii island of Maui in 2014.
November 25, 2019

Cancer Linked With A More Than Doubled Risk Of Dying From Stroke

People living with cancer, or having previously suffered from it, are more likely to die from stroke than the general population, according to new research.
November 21, 2019

CT Scan Radiation Associated With Increased Risk Of Thyroid Cancer And Leukemia

A new study has shown that people who have thyroid cancer or leukemia are more likely to have received a CT scan.
November 20, 2019

Children In Punjab Low On Micronutrients, Despite Living In One Of India’s Most Affluent States

Despite living in one of India’s most affluent states, children in Punjab have been found to have low levels of essential micronutrients.
November 12, 2019

Ultra-Processed Food Linked To Poorer Cardiovascular Health

Ultra-processed foods, which account for more than half of an average American's daily calories, are linked to lower measures of cardiovascular health, according to research conducted by scientists at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
November 6, 2019

Blood Test Could Detect Breast Cancer Five Years Before Clinical Signs Appear

Researchers say a blood test could detect breast cancer five years before clinical signs of the disease appear in patients.
November 5, 2019

Common Pesticides Found To Starve Fish By Killing Aquatic Insects

Scientists investigating the collapse of fisheries in Japan say that common pesticides are starving fish by killing aquatic insects.
November 4, 2019

Cairo University Aiming To Plant One Million Fruit Trees Within Four Years

Cairo University in Egypt is aiming to plant one million fruit trees within four years.