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BBC Health News
Social care: MPs seek cross-party group to 'sustain' NHS
18 Nov 2017 02:04
Ninety MPs write to the PM, saying patients are being "failed" by strained NHS social care services.
Dog owners lowers early death risk, study finds
17 Nov 2017 10:02
Researchers found a lower risk of cardiovascular disease in owners of dogs, especially hunting breeds.
First gene-editing in human body attempt
16 Nov 2017 09:40
Gene-editing has been attempted on cells inside a patient, in a world first by doctors in California.
Autism concern over home schooling rise in Wales
17 Nov 2017 06:25
Many autistic children are struggling to cope in schools and are being removed, a charity warns.
Tia has epidermolysis bullosa - known as 'butterfly skin'
16 Nov 2017 00:23
Four-year-old Tia is hoping for pioneering treatment for her fragile skin condition.
Depression link between fathers and teenage children, says study
16 Nov 2017 00:46
Men who don't seek help for depression could have an impact on their children, a study suggests.
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'Angelina Jolie effect' doubled breast gene tests
Antibiotic treatments 'fail' 15% of the time
Bacteria found in honey may help fight infection
Benefits of statins 'outweigh diabetes risk'
Brain can be ‘retrained’ to prefer healthy foods
Brain scans offer fresh insights into ADHD
Cherry juice touted as treatment for gout
Chokeberry extract 'boosts pancreas cancer chemo'
Claims e-cigarettes are a 'gateway to cocaine'
Cosmetics blamed for raised child asthma risk
Could curry spice boost brain cell repair?
Could meditation help combat migraines?
Could watching action films make you fat?
Deep-fried Mars bars: no link with sudden stroke
Do artificial sweeteners raise diabetes risk?
Dry-roasted peanuts may be worst for nut allergies
Ebola outbreak to get worse, says WHO
Ebola vaccine hope after successful animal study
Gay people have 'poorer health' and 'GP issues'
Heart failure drug could 'cut deaths by a fifth'
High levels of tooth decay found in three-year-olds
How immunotherapy might treat multiple sclerosis
HPV urine test could screen for cervical cancer
Hundreds report waking up during surgery
Job insecurity may increase adult asthma risk
Late cancer diagnosis 'costing lives and money'
Lumpectomy 'as effective as double mastectomy'
Media multitasking 'brain shrink' claims unproven
Missing breakfast linked to type 2 diabetes
Mums 'feel shame' about how they feed their babies
People may be addicted to eating rather than food
Pregnant drinking may harm kids' mental health
Prescription sleeping pills linked to increased Alzheimer’s risk
'Rebooted' stem cells may lead to new treatments
Regular walking breaks 'protect arteries'
Sibling bullying linked to young adult depression
Skirt size increase ups breast cancer risk
Students showing signs of phone addiction
Sugar intake guideline 'needs lowering'
Watch less TV to prevent obesity, says NICE
Wearing a bra 'doesn't raise breast cancer risk'
Weight discrimination study fuels debate
What is proton beam therapy?
Will a 'wonder drug' be available in 10 years?
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