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BBC Health News
Persian shallot 'could help fight TB antibiotic resistance'
20 Jan 2018 00:17
Properties in Persian shallots could boost the effects of antibiotic treatment, a study says.
Cancer blood test ‘enormously exciting’
19 Jan 2018 00:25
Scientists move nearer to one of the biggest goals in medicine - a universal blood test for cancer.
Church of England warns future of Down's 'under question'
19 Jan 2018 21:59
The Church of England fears new pre-natal tests could lead to a rise in abortions of babies with Down's.
NHS bail-outs could become new normal, National Audit Office says
19 Jan 2018 01:19
Money meant to transform services has been used to shore up finances, the National Audit Office says.
'Adolescence now lasts from 10 to 24'
19 Jan 2018 01:21
Delayed marriage and parenthood has pushed back perceptions of when adulthood starts.
UK 'in grip of worst flu season since 2011'
18 Jan 2018 17:43
Latest weekly figures show rise in numbers of patients going to their GP and being admitted to hospital.
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1980s fat guidelines 'lacked evidence,' study argues
Anger possibly linked with non-fatal heart attacks
Could a 30-minute 'power nap' make up for a bad night's sleep?
Depression linked to violent crime
Do men have greater chewing power than women?
Does deadly diet drug DNP defeat diabetes?
E-cigarettes may make lungs vulnerable to infection
'Facebook envy' associated with symptoms of depression
Finger length 'not a pointer' for future sexual behaviour
Flu and freezing weather may be driving up winter death rates
Flu jab is not a 'waste of time'
'Game changer' HIV drug cuts infection risk by 86%
Healthy older adults carry leukaemia mutations
HRT increases ovarian cancer risk by small amount
Impact of daytime naps on children's sleep quality uncertain
Is asthma being overdiagnosed?
Longer sleep linked to stroke
Long-term smoking 'may cause' brain shrinkage
Many deaths of mentally ill in custody 'avoidable'
Media heralds the discovery of 'infidelity gene'
Media overstates dementia benefits of Mediterranean diet
Menopausal symptoms 'last longer' than previously thought
Modified bacteria may be useful in treating diabetes
Molecule could protect against Alzheimer's disease
MPs vote to give the go-ahead to three-parent IVF
Nanoparticles used to treat damaged arteries
New HPV vaccine may protect against 90% of cervical cancers
Obesity damage to eggs may be reversible
Over two hours screen time a day may raise a child’s blood pressure
Peanut butter for non-allergic babies may reduce later allergies
Plain packaging 'may help smokers to cut down'
Researchers may have unmasked mystery of cannabis 'munchies'
Shouting 'OW!' may help increase pain tolerance
'Smart insulin' could be used to treat type 1 diabetes
Strenuous jogging 'as bad as doing no exercise' claim
Sunlight UV damage to skin persists even after dark
Super-strength 'skunk' cannabis linked to psychosis
Teen screen time linked to less sleep
Type 1 diabetes 'more dangerous' in women
Unemployment and job insecurity linked to increased risk of suicide
When Minnie met Mickey: is rodent romance all in the mind?
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