Most foreign patients come from the Middle East, North Africa, Central Asia and the Balkans. -Nikkei Asian Review
Head of the World Anti-Doping Agency highlighted spread of substance abuse from elite athletes to school gyms. -AFP
The man got a cold on Jan 2 and was diagnosed with severe viral myocarditis four days later. When he was sent to the Intensive Care Unit on Jan 10, his heart was hardly beating. -China Daily/ANN
President Barack Obama's plan to put the United States at the forefront of individually tailored medical treatment won't work without reforms to healthcare. -Reuters
New ambulance service will provide medical attention to injured soldiers while en route to nearest public hospital. -AsiaOne
Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates says the world must use the lessons from battling Ebola to prepare for any future "war" against a global killer disease, with the help of new...
People with even moderately high cholesterol levels in their 30s and 40s are more likely to have heart disease later in life, according to a new study. -Reuters
A project that seeks to control the spread of HIV/AIDS in Viet Nam by linking people most at risk with needed services was launched. -VNS/ANN
Most children with his condition do not live beyond their third birthday, so the search became critical last year. -TNP
Chronic Disease Management Programme helps to manage the cost of treatment via Medisave use. -ST