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1h 1m Updated Health secretary issues apology over child deaths in Glasgow hospital
Jeane Freeman expressed her "deepest sympathies" to the families of two children who died in a Glasgow hospital.
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AIDS Memorial Quilt to Return Home to San Francisco1h 19m AIDS Memorial Quilt to Return Home to San Francisco
The quilt’s more than 50,000 panels will move to the National AIDS Memorial, while its archive of personal items will go to the Library of Congress.
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2h Updated More families come forward in Shropshire maternity inquiry
Campaigners say 25 new cases have emerged since the leak of a report into maternity care in Shropshire.
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Woman, 22, has huge chunk of her skull removed after she was ploughed into by a car3h Updated Woman, 22, has huge chunk of her skull removed after she was ploughed into by a car
Steph Blake was struck as she crossed a pedestrian crossing in Totting, Hampshire, last June. She suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI) and brain swelling after her head bounced off the tarmac.
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The end of the plaster cast? Start-up creates a waterproof and mesh-like alternative3h Updated The end of the plaster cast? Start-up creates a waterproof and mesh-like alternative
Cast21, based in Chicago, created the futuristic cast. The mesh sleeve is put on a patient and filled with liquid which hardens. It's breathable, waterproof, and easier to remove than traditional casts.
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A.M.A. Urges Ban on Vaping Products as Juul Is Sued by More States4h A.M.A. Urges Ban on Vaping Products as Juul Is Sued by More States
The American Medical Association echoed the concerns of California and New York, the latest two states to file lawsuits claiming the company engaged in deceptive marketing to young people.
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More than TWO MILLION adults in England are unable to see an NHS dentist4h Updated More than TWO MILLION adults in England are unable to see an NHS dentist
Health experts said a 'perfect storm' of underfunding, failed contracts and a staffing crisis had caused the problem. They said patients in England had lost faith in the system.
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New drug for treating migraine pain may suit more people than existing medications6h New drug for treating migraine pain may suit more people than existing medications
The drug, ubrogepant, relieved migraine pain within two hours for a fifth of people given it in a large-scale clinical trial led by Montefiore Headache Center in New York.
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6h Vegan sues Burger King for cooking Impossible Whopper on meat grill
An Impossible Foods spokeswoman says vegans should ask for the burger to be cooked in a microwave.
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7h She Had Two Heart Attacks, but Normal Arteries. What Was Going On?
Her doctors were puzzled until one asked a question she’d never heard before. The answer was yes, all the time, since childhood.
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Surgery addict is refused her THIRD Brazilian butt lift by Botched doctors7h Updated Surgery addict is refused her THIRD Brazilian butt lift by Botched doctors
Aimi Veness, 44, flew from her home in East Sussex to Los Angeles to meet with doctors Paul Nassif and Terry Dubrow of the TV show Botched. They said it was too dangerous to have a third butt lift.
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Juul Is Sued by New York and California Over Vaping Ads8h Juul Is Sued by New York and California Over Vaping Ads
The attorneys general of the two states are the latest to file lawsuits alleging that the company had targeted young people with deceptive marketing.
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Woman who felt ashamed of her size 25-stone weight pays £10,000 for a gastric sleeve8h Updated Woman who felt ashamed of her size 25-stone weight pays £10,000 for a gastric sleeve
Imogen Wilson, 26, from West Sussex, felt ashamed of her size 32 figure, meaning she refused to go on dates and wouldn't travel for fear she might not fit the plane seat.
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New York and California Sue Juul Over Vaping Ads8h New York and California Sue Juul Over Vaping Ads
The attorneys general of the two states are the latest to file lawsuits alleging that the company had targeted young people with deceptive marketing.
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School children who skip breakfast are less likely to achieve good grades at GCSE, study claims 9h School children who skip breakfast are less likely to achieve good grades at GCSE, study claims 
Researchers found that school children who eat breakfast 'regularly' perform better in exams, scoring on average two grades above their fellow students.
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Three clinics rapped for misleading pregnant women9h Three clinics rapped for misleading pregnant women
Three clinics have been rapped for misleading pregnant women by exaggerating the effectiveness of Down's Syndrome blood tests. The companies charge £650 per test.
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Loss of libido in menopausal women often down sexual dysfunction in their husbands, scientists say12h Loss of libido in menopausal women often down sexual dysfunction in their husbands, scientists say
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, interviewed women over the age of 60 about their low libido. Erectile dysfunction was a key contributor to their lack of interest in sex.
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Eczema patients are 13% more likely to break their bones15h Eczema patients are 13% more likely to break their bones
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine experts trawled through almost two decades worth of fractures in England. The study is considered to be the largest on the topic to-date.
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Why you should chew sugar-free gum to avoid your teeth rotting15h Why you should chew sugar-free gum to avoid your teeth rotting
Scientists from King's College London scoured 50-years' worth of studies and found sugar-free gum reduced the risk of decay by 28 per cent. It works by producing more saliva and washing away germs.
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Almost half a million worried children are not asking anyone for help 15h Almost half a million worried children are not asking anyone for help 
The Children's Society surveyed 2,300 youngsters aged between 10 and 17. Results showed eight per cent of children who admitted they were worried had not asked for any help.
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Comedian with cerebral palsy reveals how she made her dream of starring on General Hospital reality16h Comedian with cerebral palsy reveals how she made her dream of starring on General Hospital reality
Maysoon Zayid, 45, says she was turned down at auditions immediately because of her cerebral palsy and is campaigning for more exposure of disabled people in Hollywood.
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16h Statement due on crisis-hit hospital
The health secretary is facing calls to put the Glasgow health board into "special measures".
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Michigan farmer becomes the sixth person to die of mosquito-borne EEE virus17h Michigan farmer becomes the sixth person to die of mosquito-borne EEE virus
Jim Whitmore, fourth generation farmer in Eu Claire, Michigan died on Saturday, becoming the sixth victim of Eastern equine encephalitis in the state amid a historic outbreak in the US.
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2 More States Sue Juul Over the Marketing of Its Vaping Products18h 2 More States Sue Juul Over the Marketing of Its Vaping Products
The attorneys general of New York and California filed lawsuits alleging that the company had targeted young people with deceptive advertising.
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Cottage cheese recalled over fears it contains bits of plastic19h Updated Cottage cheese recalled over fears it contains bits of plastic
A consumer reported finding a small bit of what looked like red plastic in their cup of cottage cheese. Five more people reported the same but no injuries have occurred, Breakstone's says.
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She Takes a Hands-On Approach to Health Care21h Updated She Takes a Hands-On Approach to Health Care
Sheila Davis runs a nonprofit that focuses on bringing modern medicine to the world’s poorest and sickest communities.
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Using cannabis every day can help people manage chronic pain and reduce illicit opioid use21h Using cannabis every day can help people manage chronic pain and reduce illicit opioid use
A new study from the British Columbia Centre on Substance Use has found that daily cannabis users were 50% less likely to use illicit opioids, such as heroin, to manage their chronic pain.
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How the Brain Can Rewire Itself After Half of It Is Removed22h How the Brain Can Rewire Itself After Half of It Is Removed
New scans showed how the brains of people who had a hemisphere removed in childhood continue to function.
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All-in-one op means my breasts look natural after my mastectomy23h Updated All-in-one op means my breasts look natural after my mastectomy
Breast cancer patients can now undergo a mastectomy and nipple-preserving breast reconstruction in one procedure. Sophie Williams, 42, (pictured) had it done.
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Boy, 8, with degenerative brain disease has X-Factor winner Sam Bailey fly to play for him23h Boy, 8, with degenerative brain disease has X-Factor winner Sam Bailey fly to play for him
Bailey Nixon, eight, from Nuneaton, Warwickshire, has been given just weeks to live. His mother, desperate to bring some joy to her son in his final days, appealed for musicians to visit him.
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Boy diagnosed with brain cancer after his doctor, teachers and parents accuse him of faking symptoms23h Updated Boy diagnosed with brain cancer after his doctor, teachers and parents accuse him of faking symptoms
Charlie Card, of Newcastle, began missing school this year complaining of not feeling well. His father, Gary Card, 43, has urged parents to never ignore their children.
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Surgeons show off black lungs of chain smoker who died at 5223h Surgeons show off black lungs of chain smoker who died at 52
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. Doctors from the Wuxi People's Hospital in Jiangsu, China, were filmed extracting the tar-stained lungs. The clip was shared online and viewed 25million times.
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23h The Brain Benefits of Reading and Writing
People who never learned to read and write may be at increased risk for dementia.
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Boy, six, who was born blind is now going DEAF as his family face a race against time to find a cure24h Updated Boy, six, who was born blind is now going DEAF as his family face a race against time to find a cure
Cameron Alderman, of Bristol, is one of 40 known people with Norrie disease in the UK. He is reliant on his hearing to make sense of the world, but has been losing his hearing since the age of three.
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24h Assisted dying: Terminally ill man loses High Court case
Phil Newby had said without a change in the law, he may be forced to suffer against his wishes.
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25h Updated General election 2019: Income tax rise will boost NHS budget - Lib Dems
The penny rise would allow it to match Labour's NHS front-line spending plans, the party says.
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Five TEENAGERS are among 718 women to have had their EIGHTH abortion25h Updated Five TEENAGERS are among 718 women to have had their EIGHTH abortion
Official figures revealed a further 148 British women underwent at least their eighth termination in 2018 - up by a quarter in two years.
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26h Old age: Why 70 may be the new 65
Experts say health and life expectancy gains mean it is time to rethink how we measure and define being elderly.
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Two more UK companies recall their versions of Zantac heartburn drug26h Updated Two more UK companies recall their versions of Zantac heartburn drug
UK-based companies Creo Pharma and Tillomed Laboratories are the latest firms to recall generic versions of Zantac because of a 'probably carcinogenic' chemical, N-nitrosodimethylamine.
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Can taking probiotics mean you stay ill for longer?26h Updated Can taking probiotics mean you stay ill for longer?
Last week, an expert warned that fermented foods such as sauerkraut - often consumed because of their probiotic effect - may trigger bloating, headaches and allergies.
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Cannabis does NOT help people quit opioids, study claims26h Updated Cannabis does NOT help people quit opioids, study claims
Researchers at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, reviewed six past studies covering more than 3,000 people and found no evidence that cannabis could help them kick opioid addiction.
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More than 30,000 NHS workers are trapped on controversial zero-hour contracts28h Updated More than 30,000 NHS workers are trapped on controversial zero-hour contracts
The trade union GMB said the true number is likely to be higher because statistics do not include outsourced workers. It conducted a review of NHS England job adverts to come to its estimate.
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Indian farmer, 70, has THREE-INCH long parasitic worm removed from his eyeball29h Indian farmer, 70, has THREE-INCH long parasitic worm removed from his eyeball
WARNING, GRAPHIC CONTENT: Jashu Patel, from Virar Town, near Mumbai, sought medical help after suffering severe pain and itchiness in his right eye for two months.
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The joy of seeing a life saved by the loss of my son30h The joy of seeing a life saved by the loss of my son
When the only hope for Lubna Siddiqui's critically-ill toddler, Fatima, was a liver transplant, Lisa Wilson's son, Tom, 22, saved her life through organ donation after he died.
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Poverty Impacts Access to Health Care. These Women Are Trying to Change That.31h Poverty Impacts Access to Health Care. These Women Are Trying to Change That.
A look at three women who are working to make people with low incomes healthier.
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For Some Children With Autism, Dance Is a Form of Expression31h For Some Children With Autism, Dance Is a Form of Expression
Researchers are studying how movement helps children with special needs improve social communication and motor skills.
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31h Will Science Ever Give Us a Better Night’s Sleep?
Unraveling the mysteries of sleep might depend on studying the genes of people who don’t get much.
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Why exercising outside may be bad for you32h Updated Why exercising outside may be bad for you
Would we be better off working out indoors instead? Limiting time spent exercising on busy streets might be one way to reduce hair loss, according to research from South Korea.
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Scientists find vegetable and meat-based soups can halt the life cycle of killer malarial parasite32h Updated Scientists find vegetable and meat-based soups can halt the life cycle of killer malarial parasite
Of 56 tested soups, at least five had abilities to curb parasite growth, the study led by Imperial College London showed. The responsible ingredient in the soups is unclear.
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Samoa Closes Schools as Measles Epidemic Kills at Least 1635h Samoa Closes Schools as Measles Epidemic Kills at Least 16
Over 1,000 cases of measles have been recorded in the Pacific island country, with the casualties including a 7-month-old. “This is very much out of control,” a vaccine expert said.
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As a Mountain Biking Motivator, Add a Little Electronic Assist35h Updated As a Mountain Biking Motivator, Add a Little Electronic Assist
E-mountain bikes may enable newcomers to gain fitness on daunting hills or snowy trails.
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Samoa Closes Schools as Measles Epidemic Kills at Least 636h Samoa Closes Schools as Measles Epidemic Kills at Least 6
“This is very much out of control,” a vaccine expert said, as the Pacific island country barred children from public gatherings and declared mandatory immunizations.
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