/ Aug 16, 2017

Rare drug-resistant fungus found in 55 U.K. hospitals

A rare fungus that can cause drug-resistant infections has been found in around 200 patients in more than 55 hospitals across Britain, health officials said on Tuesday. Around a quarter of the cases of Candida auris have caused infections with symptoms, Public Health England (PHE) ...

Chinese Nobel winner Liu Xiaobo in final stages of cancer: hospital

Jul 9, 2017

Chinese Nobel winner Liu Xiaobo in final stages of cancer: hospital

Nobel Peace Prize-winning dissident Liu Xiaobo's has final stage terminal liver cancer, the hospital treating the 61-year-old said Saturday, after doctors from Germany and the United States visited him. In a statement, the hospital in the northeastern Chinese city of Shenyang said Liu has accumulated ...