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BBC Health News
UK scientists edit DNA of human embryos
20 Sep 2017 18:01
Understanding the first moments of life could lead to better IVF and explain why women miscarry.
Life-extending lung cancer nivolumab drug approved
20 Sep 2017 00:40
The drug nivolumab, denied to writer AA Gill on the NHS, will be available to patients in England.
Quarter of 14-year-old girls 'have signs of depression'
20 Sep 2017 09:43
The findings come from 10,000 young people's views and make worrying reading, say UK researchers.
Facebook trial lets users hide alcohol adverts
20 Sep 2017 15:54
The social network is testing a tool that will let people hide categories of ads for the first time.
Sterilisation implant withdrawn from non-US sale
20 Sep 2017 14:05
Some women needed a hysterectomy to remove the sterilisation device Essure.
MMR vaccine first-dose target met in England
20 Sep 2017 10:34
By the age of five, 95% of children are being vaccinated against measles, mumps and rubella.
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A mug of cocoa is not a cure for memory problems
Agave syrup no better than placebo cough remedy
Antibiotic resistance continues to rise
BMI tests 'miss' over a quarter of obese children
Brain differences linked to chronic fatigue syndrome
Broccoli could 'hold the key' for treating autism
Can we count on counting calories?
Cannabis labelled 'harmful and as addictive as heroin'
Changes in 'Parkinson’s walk' predicts dementia
Concerns raised about late diagnosis of lung cancer
Could sex with 21 women 'cut prostate risk'?
Crash diets 'work best' claim misguided
Details of autism genes uncovered in global study
Does losing your sense of smell predict death risk?
Does paracetamol ease pain of decision making?
Dopamine drug linked to compulsive sex, shopping and gambling
Drugs may work better at certain times of the day
Eating with a fat friend 'makes you eat more'
Ebola could reach the UK, but outbreak risk is low
Exercise data signs could cut sugary drink intake
Fruit juice link to high blood pressure not proven
Genes may play a role in Ebola survival chances
Grapefruit juice may protect against diabetes
Green tea compound may improve cancer drugs
Healthy food 'costs you more' claim
Is a cure for type 1 diabetes 'within reach'?
Lab-grown killer cells could treat brain tumours
Milk may be linked to bone fractures and early death
Minimum alcohol pricing would 'save 100s of lives'
Moderate regular drinking may 'damage sperm'
New way to distinguish between ovarian tumours
NICE wants tooth brushing to be taught in schools
Paralysed man walks again after pioneering surgery
'Poo in a pill' may help treat C. difficile infection
'Putting clocks forward boosts kids' exercise'
Questions about life after death remain unanswered
Scientists look into regenerating retinal cells
'Shift workers should avoid steak' claim mistaken
Smokers' homes 'as polluted as Beijing'
Stem cells used to improve low vision
Study finds clue to why colds trigger asthma
Sunshine isn't slimming and can't halt diabetes
Vaginal orgasm 'doesn't exist', researchers argue
Vegetative patients show awareness during scans
Viagra could double up as heart failure drug
Viagra 'may cause visual disturbance' in some men
Warnings issued over energy drinks
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