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Three decades on, stigma still stymies HIV prevention and treatment

22 November, 2017. There have been great strides and many important victories in the fight against HIV. Scientific innovations and sustained investment have been...

Pacific unites against American Heart Association “Propaganda” About Coconut Oil

23 November 2017, Apia Samoa. At its annual meeting held in Kiribati last month, the Asia and Pacific Coconut Community (APCC) declared its fight by...

MoH and NHS Re-Merge

8 November, 2017, Apia Samoa. The separation between the Ministry of Health (MoH) and National Health Services (NHS) implemented by Government several years ago...

EHealth to Improve Health Service Delivery

9 November, 2017. “Envisioning the Future of Samoa’s Health System” was the theme for  the 10th Annual Health Sector Forum held at tha Tanoa Tusitala...

Cancer feeds on sugar to make tumors more aggressive

17 October, 2017. By Kate Sheridan - New research done in yeast cells may shed light on the relationship between sugar and cancer cell...

Be informed – signs and symptoms of breast cancer

Signs and symptoms of breast cancer can include: a change in size or shape a lump or area that feels thicker than the rest...

Aging is not a disease. It’s time we stop treating it that way

18 September, 2017. By Meredith Greene, MD. Wrinkle cream. Hair dye to cover gray hair. We see all kinds of these—and other—anti-aging products advertised...

The women who don’t know they’re autistic

19 July, 2017. By Fabienne Cazalis. Let’s call her Sophie. The description we’ll give could be that of any woman who is on the autistic...

New Treatment Option Developed for HIV

14 August, 2017. By Desiree Guerrero. Pharmaceutical giant Gilead Sciences announced the detailed 48-week results from two Phase 3 studies (Studies 1489 and 1490) on...

10 Piriformis Stretches To Help You Get Rid Of Sciatica, Hip And Lower Back...

11 June, 2017. Hip and lower back pain can come as a result of an irritation of the sciatic nerve. This pain can spread...