New guidelines mean people should reduce the amount to less than 10 per cent of their daily energy intake - or to about 50 grams or 12 teaspoons of sugar for adults. -Reuters
Consumer watchdog launched court action against Reckitt Benckiser, alleging false or misleading claims about its popular painkiller. -AFP
The world's oldest person Misao Okawa is a mother of three, grandmother of four and great-grandmother of six. -AFP
The concern is that the overuse of antibiotics for poultry may diminish their effectiveness in fighting disease in humans. -Reuters
Four patients at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles were infected with a drug-resistant "superbug" bacteria during endoscopic procedures, and 64 others may have been similarly...
There's no single trick for getting toddlers and preschoolers to nap, and it's possible that some children who resist sleeping during the day are getting all the rest they need at night. -...
The First Embrace initiative will be discussed in a WHO programme today to acquaint more health workers, policymakers, civil society advocates and the general public with the programme. -PDI/ANN
The ministry estimates the deals to be worth about 200 billion won (S$248 million). -Korea Herald/ANN
The good news for coffee drinkers is that numerous studies have linked it to reduced risk of developing several health problems. -MYB, ST
Chen Tuanzhi, 26, suffered from the serious congenital genu recurvatum disease which left her unable to walk. -China Daily/ANN