Over 3,000 pig carcasses were found floating in the Huangpu River near Shanghai, China.
A Chinese student will likely not be accepting any more gifts from suitors in the near future.
Chinese authorities reported Saturday that a man from the southwestern part of the populous country is the second person to die from the H5N1 bird flu virus this year alone.
Advocates have been alleging for years that some towns close to factories and polluted waterways have been disproportionately at risk for the disease.
It’s one of parents’ worst nightmares.
To make matters even more troubling, it appears that neither of the cases have arisen because of direct contact with poultry.
Next time take a moment to think before you decide to set up a glamour photo shoot studio featuring yourself in the path of an oncoming express train going nearly 100 miles per hour.
A McDonald’s restaurant in the Shenyang area of northeastern China has apologized for sending a woman to the hospital because she drank detergent instead of her expected cup of Coca-Cola.
A new study explains how a genetic variant in the Chinese population raises the risk of people in China having severe cases of swine flu or H1N1 as compared to others.
The Chinese health minister has announced that within the next two years, China will no longer rely on executed prisoners as a source of transplant organs, the state media reported Thursday. The country, with a population of 1.3 billion, with its high demand for organs and facing a chronic shortage of donations, relied on inmates on death row for organs. Although this has been practiced for years together, sparking heated debates and controversies, the Chinese government has never admitted to the same.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.