Alibaba launches service reclaiming expired medicine

Xinhua 2019-03-18 15:33:51

The online health service arm of Chinese internet company Alibaba has initiated a campaign allowing people to experience its door-to-door service of reclaiming unwanted and expired medications.

East meets West as traditional Chinese medicine becomes popular in Nigeria

Xinhua 2019-03-18 15:32:33

Tucked inside a vast residential area in the Jabi district of Abuja, the capital city of Nigeria.

Traditional Chinese medicine believed to be alternative treatment for opioid-related disease: expert

Xinhua 2019-03-18 15:31:28

Traditional Chinese medicine can serve as an alternative treatment for opioid-related disease, Sam Xian Huang, honorary president of American Association of Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture said.

Green shoots of prosperity on TCM-covered trees

Xinhua 2019-03-18 15:30:29

It is early spring in southwest China's Guizhou Province, but the natural forest in Zhegui Village is already filled with vitality: oak trunks are covered with orchid-like stalks.

World's first TCM evidence-based medical center established

Xinhua 2019-03-18 15:27:31

The Chinese traditional medicine (TCM) evidence-based medical cente was officially established Tuesday in the China Academy of Chinese Medical Sciences (CACMS).

Eye scan may detect early signs of Alzheimer's: study

Xinhua 2019-03-13 08:24:02

American scientists found that a quick, non-invasive eye exam might see signs of Alzheimer's disease in a matter of seconds.

Alzheimer's treatment holds promise for Primary Progressive Aphasia patients: study

Xinhua 2019-03-11 08:28:48

Researchers at Northwestern Medicine have discovered that an existing therapy frequently used to treat Alzheimer's disease might work on patients with Primary Progressive Aphasia (PPA).

China reduces taxes for rare-disease drugs

Xinhua 2019-03-07 16:36:56

A total of 21 rare-disease drugs and four active pharmaceutical ingredients are the first to enjoy China's Value Added Tax (VAT) reduction policy, starting March 1.

Australia sees largest China-initiated hospital M&As: report

Xinhua 2019-03-07 16:34:30

A private report said Australia saw the largest hospital mergers and acquisitions (M&A) initiated by Chinese investors in overseas markets during the past five years.

China moves to expand cancer medicine access

Xinhua 2019-03-07 16:31:36

China's recent policy to increase patients' access to cancer medicines has helped more people receive quality treatment, said the Beijing-based newspaper Health News Wednesday.

China to boost development of traditional Chinese medicine

Xinhua 2019-03-07 16:28:41

China will roll out a host of measures to boost development of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), according to a statement issued by the National Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine.

Tapping TCM strengths on a global scale

China Daily 2019-03-06 09:30:50

Traditional Chinese medicine is one of the treasures of mankind and can contribute much more to the world. In that regard, the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area seems to offer unprecedented o

Chinese scientists develop nanogenerator for cancer drug delivery system

China Daily 2019-02-25 14:53:57

Chinese scientists have developed an implantable nanogenerator that can be used to establish a precise drug delivery system for cancer therapy.

9 first class new drugs approved in 2018: official

Xinhua 2019-02-25 14:52:38

Thanks to a key research program, nine Class I new drugs have been approved in 2018, an official of the National Health Commission said Friday.

University's TCM clinics to hit city cluster

China Daily 2019-02-21 15:57:02

Hong Kong Baptist University announced on Wednesday that it plans to expand its traditional Chinese medicine clinic network in Hong Kong to mainland cities in the GD-HK-Macao Greater Bay Area.