Canada doctors plan solar power for Gaza hospitals
EmpowerGAZA project approaching goal of $200,000 to power one facility

Patient dies of MERS in Germany
65-year-old male is first victim in two years in Germany

Heatwave continues in India, over 1800 dead
Soaring temperatures exceed 107 F in country's southern areas

UN, WHO call for stronger response to Nepal quake
More than 5,600 people have been killed in Nepal, India and Tibet as emergency services continue rescue operations.

Turkey eyes top place in number of Blue Flag beaches
In 2014, Turkey ranks third after Spain and Greece in number of beaches boasting prestigious eco-label.

Blood donors may pass food allergies to kid recipients
Canadian research uncovers threat to children

Radioactivity from Fukushima found in Canadian waters
Experts says levels pose no threat to public but expect more sites to show detectable levels.

Turkey launches new health data system
Patients and doctors can access medical history through new health data system

Drop in swine flu cases in Turkey, says health minister
Number of H1N1 cases has dropped in past few days, Mehmet Muezzinoglu says