Reuters - Business Video Online / Powered by NewsLook.com
The World Health Organisation has called for the regulation of electronic cigarettes as both tobacco and medical products. Ciara Lee looks at the impact of the move on the tobacco industry.
Video provided by Reuters
Newsy (Sep. 5, 2014) The World Health Organization is looking to put stricter rules on e-cigs, but a report claims WHO used "alarmist language" in their review of them.
Video provided by ... watch video
CBC (Apr. 11, 2013) As part of CBC's national health series Rate My Hospital, the majority of 740 registered nurses who responded to a survey about their experiences on the job in Alberta say they are overworked and ... watch video
AFP (Dec. 2, 2014) The system that helps Stephen Hawking communicate with the outside world will be made available from January in a move that could help millions of motor neuron disease sufferers. Duration: ... watch video
Howdini (Apr. 18, 2013) Olympic Gold medalist Dominique Moceanu shares the initial steps and proper technique of a back twist. Dominique also explains proper form and demonstrates the move ... watch video
Reuters (Dec. 11, 2013) Secretary Sebelius says more Americans are enrolling for healthcare coverage, but an investigation into the federal website's rollout will move forward. Rough Cut (no reporter ... watch video
Sep. 2, 2015 Bacteria's ability to become resistant to antibiotics is a growing issue in health care: Resistant strains result in prolonged illnesses and higher mortality rates. One way ... read more
Sep. 2, 2015 The reproduction rates of the bacteria in one's gut may be a good indicator of health or disease, scientists say. In their examination of human microbiome data, the research ... read more
Sep. 2, 2015 Upsetting the balance between protein synthesis, misfolding, and degradation drives cancer and neurodegeneration. Recent cancer treatments take advantage of this knowledge with a class of drugs that ... read more
Sep. 1, 2015 In experiments in mice, researchers have added to evidence that certain so-called “volatile” anesthetics — commonly used during surgeries — may also possess powerful effects on the immune ... read more
Sep. 1, 2015 What's the 'safe' amount of fat to remove in patients undergoing liposuction? Rather than a hard-and-fast rule, the answer depends on the patient's body mass index (BMI), according to a ... read more
Dec. 9, 2014 E-cigarettes appear to be less addictive than cigarettes in former smokers and this could help improve understanding of how various nicotine delivery devices lead to dependence, according to ... read more
Nov. 19, 2014 Electronic cigarettes offer smokers a realistic way to kick their tobacco smoking addiction, experts suggest. A new study demonstrated that e-cigarettes successfully reduced cravings for tobacco ... read more