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Want to stay healthy for longer? Lift weights twice a week (or, if you’re over 65, dust off your dancing shoes)

Woman lifting weights. Stock image (stock image) Irish women are not doing enough exercise during pregnancy, research has found The digging season is fast approaching. (Stock picture) Want to stay healthy for longer? Lift weights twice a week (or, if you’re over 65, dust off your dancing shoes) Independent.ie Adults should do muscle strengthening exercises… Read More »

Congo has given over 200,000 people Merck Ebola vaccine: government

GOMA, Congo (Reuters) – Congolese authorities and health workers vaccinated more than 200,000 people against Ebola in August, the government said on Sunday, using a Merck vaccine they hope will help rein in the world’s second worst epidemic. Figures released by the government’s Ebola committee showed that 204,044 people had been inoculated since August 8.… Read More »