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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Breakthrough in CDC vaping illness investigation: Vitamin E acetate linked to THC may be...

(CNN)Vitamin E acetate, an additive sometimes used in THC and other vaping products, may be to blame for a national outbreak of e-cigarette-related lung injuries that's linked to dozens...

More than 2 million pounds of chicken products recalled in eight states

Raw chicken breast in frying pan seasoned with pepper, garlic and thyme with fresh herb and mezzaluna as well as a pepper mill in the back (CNN)More than 2 million...

New Delhi is choking on smog and there’s no end in sight

Residents of India's capital are set to suffer record-levels of smog for at least a week, even as the local government puts in place emergency measures to try and tackle New...

Health System Failure Leaves Venezuelan Cancer Patients in a Bind

Since 2018, 400,700 women in Venezuela have been diagnosed with breast cancer. According to the Anti-Cancer Society in Venezuela, getting an accurate numbers of patients is unlikely. Since 2012,...

CDC Activates Emergency Measures to Combat E-Cigarette Use

Federal health officials have activated emergency measures to tackle the recent spate of lung illnesses blamed on electronic cigarettes. "CDC has made it a priority to find out what is...

Vegetarian Diets not Always the Most Climate-friendly, Researchers Say By Reuters September 17, 2019...

ROME - It may be possible to help tackle climate change while still munching on the occasional bacon sandwich or slurping a few oysters, a new study suggested on...

US couple lose child custody over chemo refusal

A cancer-stricken four-year-old boy in Florida has been ordered to live with his grandmother after his parents prevented him from having chemotherapy. The custody ruling on Monday against parents Taylor...

Women in labour given virtual reality to ease pain of childbirth By Nick Hartley...

Women in labour are being given virtual reality headsets to see if they can help manage the pain of childbirth. University Hospital of Wales...

Ebola vaccine: Why is a new jab so controversial?

A debate is raging over proposals that a second vaccine be introduced to fight Ebola in Democratic Republic of Congo, currently in the grip of its worst...

Resistant malaria spreading in South East Asia By James Gallagher Health and science correspondent,...

Malaria parasites resistant to key drugs have spread rapidly in South East Asia, researchers from the UK and Thailand say. The parasites have moved...