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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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Fish peptide can help fight cardiovascular disease, study

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 08:50

According to a new study, a peptide originally that is normally found in fish can be used in the battle against cardiovascular disease.

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Hospital chains its toys to beds after theft

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 00:29

A hospital in Wales was forced to lock its toys with chains to the beds after a host of thefts of toys at the hospital.

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Road crash victim to get donor bones

Sat, 01/03/2015 - 09:36

A team of doctors in the UK are aiming to provide donor bones to a road crash in a first of its kind surgery in the UK.

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NHS Hospitals struggle to keep with demand

Sat, 01/03/2015 - 09:19

According to the experts, a number of NHS hospitals in the UK are struggling to cope with the requirement for medical care during this holiday season.

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Property of Over £1bn to Fall into Sea Due to Coastal Erosion

Mon, 12/29/2014 - 09:25

According to an unpublished Environment Agency (EA) analysis seen by the Guardian, almost 7,000 homes and buildings will fall into the sea because of coastal erosion over the next century.

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Researchers discover Dartmoor fungus that resembles real octopus

Mon, 12/29/2014 - 03:09

A team of researchers have discovered octopus stinkhorn fungus growing on Dartmoor that resembled a real octopus.

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Smoking results in rotting ofthe body, warns campaign

Mon, 12/29/2014 - 03:05

This year's quit smoking campaign from Public Health England (PHE) warns that the nasty habit rots the body from within.

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Experts said 600,000 cancer cases are 'avoidable'

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 08:42

Health experts have said that almost 600,000 cases of cancer in the UK in the previous five years were avoidable.

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UK scientists discover 12 genes linked to developmental disorders

Fri, 12/26/2014 - 08:41

A team of scientists in the United Kingdom have discovered 12 genes that are linked to developmental disorders in children that cause heart defects, seizures and intellectual disability.

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Lifestyle affects ageing of brain, study

Tue, 12/16/2014 - 10:17

According to a new study, the lifestyle of people accounts for ageing of the brain among people.

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

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 from three adults, was approved by 280 to 48 votes in the house.

Meanwhile, in the US, the therapy was not approved yet.The US Food and Drug...

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