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Experts say bowel cancer screening can save lives

Wed, 03/30/2016 - 03:09

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Health experts have said bowel cancer screening can be used to save several lives as effective treatment can be provided to the people.

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Health service flooded with people who overateeggs

Wed, 03/30/2016 - 02:50

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The health service in the United Kingdom is overstretched to treat with people who indulged in overeating Easter eggs.

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Study shows terminal cancer patients are better off at home

Mon, 03/28/2016 - 09:41

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A new study in Japan has shown that patients with terminal cancer are better off at their homes than at hospitals. The study found that patients choosing to die at home live longer than those who remain in hospitals.

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Ducks withbird flu detected near Seoul

Mon, 03/28/2016 - 09:40

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Authorities in South Korea have said that they have detected bird flu in ducks on a poultry farm near the national capital, Seoul.

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Study shows one juice can exceed daily sugar intake limit for children

Sat, 03/26/2016 - 03:06

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According to a new research study, some of the fruit juices, smoothies and fruit drinks contain more than the daily recommended sugar intake limit for children.

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Experts say Breast screening can be used for insights into heart disease

Sat, 03/26/2016 - 02:51

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Health experts in New Zealand have said that breast cancer screening results should be used to gain more insights into the risks of heart disease among women.

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Ebola claims fifth life in Guinea amid concerns new outbreak

Thu, 03/24/2016 - 02:51

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The latest reports have shown a fifth person has did due to Ebola in southeast Guinea since 17 March amid growing concerns that there might be a new Ebola outbreak in the country.

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Study expresses concern over variation in childbirth care in England

Thu, 03/24/2016 - 02:48

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According to a new review, there are variations in healthcare given to women when they give birth across hospitals in different parts of England.

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Review shows alcohol has no net health benefits

Wed, 03/23/2016 - 03:00

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A review of several long-term studies on alcohol and death rates has shown that moderate drinking does not offer net health benefits as stated by many.

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Study shows reversal of diabetes is possible

Wed, 03/23/2016 - 02:43

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A team of researchers at the Newcastle University have shown in a pioneering new study that diabetes can be reversed and patients can remain free of the illness.

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Extreme happiness can also cause heart-weakening, study

Sat, 03/05/2016 - 03:01

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According to a new research study, the feeling of extreme happiness can also cause heart-weakening syndrome for people.

 

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Study shows coffee can reduce risk of multiple sclerosis

Sat, 03/05/2016 - 02:54

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According to a new research study, drinking a lot of coffee everyday can significantly reduce the risk of multiple sclerosis (MS).

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Demand for hip and knee replacements rise in previous decade

Thu, 03/03/2016 - 03:15

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According to a new report, the demand for hip and knee replacements has increased significantly during the previous decade.

 

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Doctors give cancer destroying vaccine to woman in UK

Thu, 03/03/2016 - 03:02

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A team of doctors in the UK have said that they have injected a patient with a vaccine aimed at destroying tumours everywhere in one of the first of its kind procedure in the world.

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Study says NHS will shell out £3.3 billion for bed blocking in five years

Tue, 03/01/2016 - 13:33

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A new report has said that the UK's health service is likely to waste around £3.3 billion during the coming five years on "bed blocking" as the number of patients increases in hospitals.

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Thousands of doctor and nursing posts are vacant in NHS

Mon, 02/29/2016 - 13:56

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Trusts and health boards have said that thousands of doctor and nursing posts are vacantacross the United Kingdom.

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Cafferkey discharged after ‘post Ebola complication’ treatment

Mon, 02/29/2016 - 13:54

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Pauline Cafferkey, who was working to treat Ebola patients and was infected herself, has been discharged from the Royal Free Hospital after her third treatment at the hospital.

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US experts warn pregnant women against visiting Brazil

Sat, 02/27/2016 - 13:52

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The United StatesCenters for Disease Control and Prevention has issued a warning to pregnant women against travelling to the 2016 Olympic Games in Brazil due to the risk associated with the Zika virus.

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Number of children requiring dental care rises in England

Sat, 02/27/2016 - 13:50

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According to a new report, the total number of younger children requiring dental treatment has increased significantly and indicates that the dental health is deteriorating in the country.

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Scientists receive major milestone in pancreatic cancer treatment

Thu, 02/25/2016 - 14:46

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A team of scientists have achieved a major milestone in developing effective treatment for pancreatic cancer.

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