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Have you got the wrong impression about schizophrenia?

Mon, 2017-09-18 03:45
It doesn't mean you have a split personality or that you always become violent, a charity campaign says.
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'Kinder treatments in pipeline' for child brain cancer

Mon, 2017-09-18 03:43
Researchers discover that there are seven types of most common malignant child brain cancer.
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Dame Tessa Jowell has brain cancer, family says

Sun, 2017-09-17 20:32
The Labour peer and former MP was diagnosed in May, her daughter-in-law announces.
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Hyperemesis gravidarum: 'It's crippling sickness'

Sat, 2017-09-16 00:10
One sufferer of the pregnancy illness describes how difficult it made her daily life.
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Roger Bainton: Surgeon struck off for harming patients

Fri, 2017-09-15 14:01
Roger Bainton carried out dozens of unnecessary operations and "experimental procedures".
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Type 2 diabetes plan targets those at high risk

Fri, 2017-09-15 11:27
People at the highest risk should be offered weight loss and healthy eating programmes, advice says.
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Rare pregnancy condition placenta accreta awareness call

Fri, 2017-09-15 06:20
Placenta accreta affects one in every 6,000 pregnancies and can be life-threatening.
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Every childhood vaccine may go into a single jab

Fri, 2017-09-15 01:13
US scientists say their technology could have a "significant impact" around the world.
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NHS workers demand 3.9% pay rise

Fri, 2017-09-15 00:56
Fourteen unions write to the chancellor following the lifting of the pay cap for police and prison officers.
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Deaths at Essex NHS Trust institutions probed by police

Thu, 2017-09-14 15:12
Up to 25 deaths dating back to 2000 at North Essex Partnership University Trust are being investigated.
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Vaginal mesh expert: Lack of robust response in Wales

Thu, 2017-09-14 13:41
An expert who has advised the UK government joins calls to ban the mesh for some procedures.
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Selena Gomez reveals kidney transplant, best friend was donor

Thu, 2017-09-14 12:33
The US singer says she had a kidney transplant this summer, which was linked to her lupus.
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Women 'more likely to lose interest in sex than men'

Thu, 2017-09-14 01:01
A lack of emotional closeness affects both men and women's desire for sex, a study suggests.
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What’s it like to be awake during brain surgery?

Wed, 2017-09-13 22:21
Lisa Upton had brain surgery to remove a tumour and was wide awake throughout the entire process.
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Georgian-era STI data shows rural-urban divide in Cheshire

Wed, 2017-09-13 17:01
Chester residents had higher syphilis rate than rural neighbours, says study of 18th Century infections.
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Ian Paterson: Victims of disgraced surgeon get £37m

Wed, 2017-09-13 15:47
Disgraced breast surgeon Ian Paterson carried out hundreds of botched operations on his patients.
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Fatal Legionnaires' outbreak at Ludlow hotel

Wed, 2017-09-13 15:40
One person with Legionnaires' died and another fell ill and tests traced the source of the bacteria to the hotel.
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Nick Clegg reveals son's cancer diagnosis

Wed, 2017-09-13 15:03
Nick Clegg and his wife, Miriam Gonzalez Durantez, speak about their son's treatment for blood cancer.
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Instagram removes photo showing Stoke boy without an eye

Wed, 2017-09-13 14:15
Charlie Beswick, whose son Harry only has one eye, says it feels like discrimination.
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Belfast scientists design flexible organic battery

Wed, 2017-09-13 14:04
Queen's University scientists design a flexible long-life battery that could be used in pacemakers.
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