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Exercise has little role in fighting obesity, study

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 09:24

According to a new study, physical activity has no major role in controlling obesity and doctors said that public campaigns must be focused on avoiding unhealthy foods.

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Teenager cancer survivors bald head pictures reported as offensive

Fri, 04/24/2015 - 09:21

Two teenagers, who posted photographs of their bald heads and scars after life-saving treatment for cancer, noticed that the pictures were reported as offensive on social networking site Facebook.

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Apps should be used to help isolated people, experts

Thu, 04/09/2015 - 08:16

A new report has suggested that apps should be used to locate people living in the most isolated places and focus services in order to help them.

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Pet food brands contain unspecified animal parts, report

Wed, 04/01/2015 - 23:19

According to a new study, pet food brands contain unspecified animal parts that are not listed on the labels of the products.

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Babies in UK will soon receive Potentially Life-Saving Vaccine against Meningitis B

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 08:48

An announcement has been made by the Health Secretary that all infants in the UK will be offered a potentially life-saving vaccine against meningitis B.

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New “flying doctors” scheme to be launched in Wales

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 09:53

The new "flying doctors" scheme, which is a leading medical service around the world, is expected to be launched in Wales.

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Britain in Search for Its National Bird

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 08:43

It is known that America has the bald eagle as its national bird, French national bird is the Gallic rooster and India has the peacock.

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Woman finds deadly spiders on banana from supermarket

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 10:16

A woman in the city of Bristol in the UK was shocked when she found deadly spiders in a bag of bananas that were purchased from the local supermarket.

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Hospital must seek compensation to deal with high number of patients

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 10:13

A former director has suggested that hospitals should start seeking compensation for dealing with high numbers of patients.

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Solar Eclipse over Ashbourne Later this Month

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 09:14

The UK has experienced a partial solar eclipse, due to which it is expected that by the end of this month, darkness may take over Ashbourne during the day for more than a couple of hours.

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UK approves three-person in vitro fertilization but US still deliberating

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 23:54

The House of Lords in the United Kingdom have approved approve ‘three-person in vitro fertilization’ (IVF), which is also known as mitochondrial replacement therapy.The therapy that combines the DNA f

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500,000 youngsters to die due to smoking, warns charity

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 10:44

A charity in the UK has warned that it is estimated that about 2.7 million out of a total of 12 million children below the age of 16, will become smokers.

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NICE releases new guidelines on safe staffing for midwifery

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 10:42

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has released new guidelines for midwifery staffing levels for women and their babies.

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Researchers working to find cure for Asthma

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 10:43

Scientists working to develop a cure for asthma have identified 34 genes that predispose people to allergies.

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Study suggest no purchase of drugs costing more than £13,000

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 10:38

A team of experts have suggested that the NHS should stop buying any drug that costs more than £13,000 a yearfor individuals.

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Authorities in England imposes ban on smoking in cars with children

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 00:41

Authorities in England have announced a ban on smoking in their cars if they are accompanied with children.

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Researchers raise doubts over studies claiming benefits of Alcohol

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 10:12

A new study has raised doubts over a host of earlier studies claiming that moderate drinking is good for your health and will also prolong life.

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Cancer Research UK says 'Half of UK people' will be diagnosed with cancer

Wed, 02/04/2015 - 06:39

Cancer Research UK, a leading institution in the country, has warned that one in every two in the UK will be diagnosed with cancer at some point in their lives.

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England’s Major Hospitals refuse to Sign off Annual Budget deal with NHS

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 08:24

England's biggest hospitals have refused to sign off a deal with NHS for their annual budget. They feared the involvement of £1.7bn of cuts meant no longer guarantee of the patients' safety.

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NHS Hired Doctors from Overseas last Year to Combat Lack of Staff

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 06:57

The NHS hired up to 3,000 doctors from at least 27 countries due to the acute staff shortage in 2014.

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Critically Endangered Bird Northern Bald Ibis may Become Extinct, warn Experts

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Authorities fear that as the city is falling into the hands of Islamic State (ISIS) militants the situation might get worsened for the region’s critically endangered bird, northern bald ibis.

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