LONDON (Reuters) – Pfizer’s breast cancer drug Ibrance, or palbociclib, is too expensive to justify its use on Britain’s state-run health service, the country’s healthcare cost-effectiveness watchdog said on Friday.
By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Don’t take this the wrong way, but your oldest ancestor was not exactly a beauty. Scientists on Monday said a tiny marine creature from
By Irene Klotz CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) – NASA on Friday marked the 50th anniversary of its moon program’s fatal Apollo launch pad fire with the first public display of
By Adam Jourdan SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China is set to add more than 300 new and traditional drugs to its list of medicines the state will help patients pay for,
BRASILIA (Reuters) – Public health officials in Brazil are working to stop an outbreak of yellow fever that has killed at least 40 people from becoming an epidemic and urged
By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA (Reuters) – The World Health Organization called on all countries on Monday to monitor closely outbreaks of deadly avian influenza in birds and poultry and to
By Reuters Staff SULAIMANIYA, Iraq (Reuters) – Three days per week, a group of women gather at a sport centre in the Iraqi Kurdish city of Sulaimaniya for aerobic classes.
(Reuters) – Eugene Cernan, the last astronaut to walk on the moon – an experience that he said made him “belong to the universe,” died on Monday at the age
TAIPEI (Reuters) – Taiwan confirmed a new bird flu case on Thursday, the fourth this year, according to a statement posted on the website of the island’s Animal and Plant
By Kate Kelland LONDON (Reuters) – People who live near busy roads laden with heavy traffic face a higher risk of developing dementia than those living further away, according to