Tag Archives: Global

Chain restaurants are less healthy than fast food, global study finds

Overly large portions and food laden with sugar and fats are regularly being served in sit-down eateries, as well as fast food outlets, according to two studies published in the BMJ on Wednesday. Contrary to popular belief, the problem — which experts say is fueling obesity, pushing up rates of diabetes, heart disease and other… Read More »

Global Health: ‘From Nothing to Gangbusters’: A Treatment for Sickle-Cell Disease Proves Effective in Africa

A drug that protects children in wealthy countries against painful and sometimes lethal bouts of sickle-cell disease has been proven safe for use in Africa, where the condition is far more common, scientists reported on Saturday. More research remains to be done, experts said, but knowing that hydroxyurea — a cheap, effective and easy-to-take pill… Read More »

Global Digital Fluoroscopy System Market Share, and Outlook 2026

          Increasing number of orthopedic surgeries and angiography are major drivers for growth of global digital fluoroscopy system market. Digital fluoroscopy is form of X-ray that enables technician to visualize deep structures of the body. Digital fluoroscopy provides detailed images of different organs such as intestine, cardiac muscle, bladder, and stomach.… Read More »