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Industry insider confident in traditional Chinese medicine's popularity in int'l skincare markets

Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) has been capable of winning over global consumers for its unique functions and health care principles, especially in the beauty industry, a market player specializing in TCM-featured skincare solutions has said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/7 13:34:23

Exposure to air pollutants a major factor of cardiovascular disease: study

New research indicates that long-term exposure to air pollutants, especially fine particulate matter such as PM2.5 and nitrogen oxides, may be an important factor in increasing the risk of cardiovascular disease.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/4 23:39:34

Immune-boosting compound can effectively fight deadly pancreatic cancer: study

Scientists in the United States have identified an immune-boosting compound that could significantly shrink the pancreatic tumors in animals when combined with immunotherapy.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/4 10:44:09

Scientists find new "Achilles' Heel" of cancer

Scientists have discovered a new weakness of cancer, which forces tumor cells to over-stress and self-destruct.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/3 15:04:57

China issues strict guidelines on genetic resource study

China on Monday released a management regulation on human genetic resources, banning their commercial trade. The measure also requires foreign organizations to cooperate with the Chinese side when conducting research on the country's human genetic resources.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/11 19:23:41

China sees significant improvement in medical services

China has made significant progress in its medical services in recent years, especially since the launch of a scheme in 2015, the People's Daily reported Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/27 16:53:47

A major step for Traditional Chinese Medicine going global

Traditional medicine originating from Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has been incorporated into the 11th revision of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD), marking a major step for TCM's internationalization.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/27 1:29:02

Xi'an to hold 5th Summer Summit of World Congress of Chinese Medicine

The 5th Summer Summit of World Congress of Chinese Medicine will be held in Xi'an, capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province from June 14 to 16, the provincial government said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/26 17:42:32

Bio-imaging breakthrough developed by China-Australia collaboration

A China-Australia research collaboration has resulted in a revolutionary new imaging contrast agent, with the potential for doctors see more deeply and clearly inside the body than ever before as they conduct internal surgeries.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/22 12:40:22

China to share primary health care experience during WHA: official

During the upcoming World Health Assembly (WHA), China will share its decades' experience and lessons in providing the people with primary health care service, which in its essence has centered around a host of people's-health-first policies and measures, the Chinese delegation to WHA said in Geneva on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/19 7:54:50