Health
South Korean medic evacuated over Ebola fears
Health worker transferred to German hospital after contact with patient in Sierra Leone A South Korean health care worker has been airlifted from Sierra Leone to Germany after possibly contracting the Ebola virus, South Korean officials…

Ebola dampens New Year watchnight services in Liberia
Thousands of Christians usually flock to churches to pray, dance and sing until midnight

Nigeria doctor contacted Ebola
The doctor had attended to a Liberian man who had died recently of Ebola

China investigates after vaccine suspected in seven deaths
State news agency Xinhua said that of the seven deaths from the hepatitis B vaccine in the latest case, four were in the southern province of Guangdong.

Oman's first MERS-coronavirus sufferer dies in hospital
Oman Observer said the man had contracted the virus after contact with someone from outside the country.

H7N9 avian influenza virus resists against Tamiflu
Resistance to main flu drug Tamiflu has been observed in infections with H7N9 avian influenza virus.

Too many Americans still drink too much
Among men, the 31-to-30-year-old age group had the most heavy drinkers, at 22 percent. Ammonal women, the heaviest drinkers - 12 percent - were between 51 and 70 years old.

Longer span between mammograms fine for older women: study
In older women in particular, biopsies and other procedures may worsen underlying health conditions, Braithwaite said.

Doctors Worldwide seeks for volunteer doctors for Gaza
Doctors Worldwide Association has started a campaign to find doctors who will work in war weary Gaza voluntarily.