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City in China plans to build Asia's first Vertical Forest towers

Chinese leaders in Beijing are taking big steps to tackle climate change and pollution, and some of China's cities are acting too.
Source: | 2017/2/7 13:29:26

3M rules China's mask market

Despite the huge need for masks due to frequent and severe smog, China has been slow to take advantage of the mask market, which is currently dominated by US company 3M.
Source: | 2017/1/24 9:45:24

Study shows chewing food has significant health benefits

Chewing food properly is not just good for digestion, but can improve mouth's immune system protecting you against illness, according to a study released Thursday by The University of Manchester.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/1/20 7:59:03

Diabetes causes loss of 9 years of life in Chinese patients: study

People in China diagnosed with diabetes in middle age lost an average nine years of life, according to a new study published Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/1/18 7:38:29

China has 50,000 TCM medical institutions

China has 50,000 medical and health institutions that offer Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) therapies, according to China's TCM authority.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/1/14 14:00:49

People with migraine at higher surgery stroke risk

People who suffer migraines are at a higher risk of stroke after surgery, researchers said on Wednesday.
Source: AFP | 2017/1/11 23:43:39

Elderly caregivers live up to five years longer: Aust'n study

Elderly people who care for others live longer than those who don't, an Australian study has found.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/1/11 10:09:13

Smoking will kill 8 million a year: WHO

Smoking costs the global economy more than $1 trillion a year, and will kill one third more people by 2030 than it does now, according to a study by the World Health Organization and the US National Cancer Institute published on Tuesday.
Source: Reuters | 2017/1/11 0:03:39

Exercise on weekends may also significantly reduce death risk: study

Getting into sweat-breaking exercise only on the weekends, known as "weekend warrior" physical activity patterns, may also be enough to reduce risks for death significantly, a new study said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/1/10 9:47:00

Big data discloses China's sports preferences

More Chinese people online searched for popular and grassroots sports in 2016, according to big data analysis released Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/1/7 7:00:12