It’s official: Gaming is addictive

By Anne Huang The topic of video games with children (especially teenagers) had always been extremely controversial. It definitely gives kids an opportunity to practice...

Taiwan minister honored as ‘health diplomat’ in Geneva

Geneva, May 19 (CNA) Taiwan's health minister Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) was honored as global health diplomat in Geneva on Saturday ahead of the annual...

Taiwanese scientists identify gene responsible for cancer spread

Taipei, May 2 (CNA) A team of Taiwanese scientists have identified a gene that is largely responsible for the spread of cancer in the...

Well-known pharmaceutical company Roche place under strict control by the Brazilian government

Roche is the world’s top biological and pharmaceutical company also a global leader in cancer drug research and development. In 2008, Roche was ranked...

Nobel laureate optimistic about treatment for Parkinson’s, cancer

Taipei, May 7 (CNA) Advances in stem cell research have raised the prospect of a medical breakthrough in the treatment of Parkinson's disease, Nobel...

Coca-Cola ban in restaurants of Mexico

Mexico is one of the countries that consume the most Coca-Cola. Each Mexican person drinks an average of 180 liters a year. The citizens...

AIT expresses strong U.S. support for Taiwan in World Health Assembly

Taipei, May 10 (CNA) The United States strongly supports Taiwan's participation as an observer in this year's meeting of the World Health Assembly (WHA),...

NHI Adopts Mobile Connect for Upgrade Service

Taiwan government joins the new mobile generation, applied mobile identity authentication function on National Health Insurance Administration platform, which means that the physical IC...

Health minister arrives in Geneva to make WHA case for Taiwan

Taipei, May 19 (CNA) Health Minister Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) and his team arrived in Geneva on Saturday to hold a series of events on...

Tang Prize in biopharma science goes to 3 cancer researchers

Taipei, June 19 (CNA) Three world-leading scientists, Tony Hunter, Brian Druker and John Mendelsohn, have won the 2018 Tang Prize in biopharmaceutical science for...

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