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NHS to start charging extra for high-sugar drinks and snacks in hospitals

Tue, 01/19/2016 - 00:25

UK’s health service, the NHS has said that it will start charging extra for high-sugar drinks and snacks sold in hospitals across the country.

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Flavoured e-cigarettes ads might attract teens

Tue, 01/19/2016 - 00:24

According to a new research, the advertisements for flavoured e-cigarettes might attract a higher number of teens to take up what is known as 'vaping'.

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Consultant urges men to get Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm screening

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 23:35

A consultant working with the NHS Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) programme has urged men in the country to get their Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm screening done.

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NHS dental health system is inadequate, dental professionals

Mon, 01/04/2016 - 23:06

Dental professionals have written a letter expressing that the national dental service in the UK is inadequate in providing proper care to the people.

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Elderly patients not likely to complain about poor healthcare

Wed, 12/30/2015 - 23:24

According to a new study by the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman, the elderly people in the country are much less likely to complain about poor quality of healthcare.

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Thatcher was initially against AIDS control campaign

Wed, 12/30/2015 - 23:17

Margaret Thatcher, the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, resisted requests for an AIDS control campaign in the country.

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Gonorrhoea is at risk of becoming untreatable disease due to continuing emergence of antimicrobial resistance, Dame Davies writes

Mon, 12/28/2015 - 23:39

THE UK’S chief medical officer Dame Sally Davies has warned that one of the world’s oldest sexually transmittable diseases Gonorrhoea could ultimately become untreatable.

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Woodlands Care Home has made improvements, inspectors

Mon, 12/28/2015 - 23:18

Government Inspectors have said that Woodlands Care Home inMirfield, which was earlier criticised for inadequate care, has recorded improvements in care but it still has a way to go to improve care.

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Labour Party criticizes Chancellor’s £3.8bn health package

Wed, 12/23/2015 - 23:40

Chancellor George Osborne’s assurance of a £3.8bn financial boost for the NHS in England next year has "unravelled", the Labour Party has said.

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Study shows weight loss surgery reduce risks of diseases

Wed, 12/23/2015 - 23:37

According to a new large scale study, the weight loss surgeryor Bariatric surgerycan help reduce the risks of diseases including diabetes and heart attacks.

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Cancer research breakthroughs to be sent for clinical trials in Sheffield

Thu, 11/26/2015 - 23:34

Researchers said that under a new project, breakthroughs in cancer researchat the University of Sheffield will be sent for clinical trials in the city.

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Indo-UK Healthcare to invest Rs 10,000 crore in India

Sun, 11/15/2015 - 01:52

A consortium of Indo-British promoters called, Indo-UK Healthcare has announced its plans to invest more than Rs 10,000 crore in India over the coming few years.

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St George's Hospital Trust chief sites financial troubles

Mon, 11/09/2015 - 23:19

The chairman of St George's Hospital Trust in London, Christopher Smallwood has said that financial troubles could have an impact on patient care andhospital budgets in the coming year.

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Old tree changes gender in the UK

Sun, 11/08/2015 - 23:46

According to the latest reports, an old tree in the UK is changing itssex and this has attracted a lot of attention by botanists from across the world.

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Evolution may take place much faster than believed, scientists

Tue, 11/03/2015 - 23:47

Scientists working at the Oxford University have said that the evolution may take place much faster than believed.

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Health experts raise concerns over disease caused by ticks

Tue, 10/27/2015 - 23:18

Health experts have said that there are increasing concerns over a new illness similar to Lyme disease caused by the spread of ticks in the UK.

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NHS facing shortfall of 2,600 midwives, study

Tue, 10/27/2015 - 23:14

According to a new report, the NHS is facing a shortfall of 2,600 midwives in the UK as an increasing number of births to older mothers are increasing demand.

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Study says pain threshold can change with brain chemistry

Mon, 10/26/2015 - 23:17

According to a new studyfrom the University of Manchester, altering a person's brain chemistry can help increase their pain threshold.

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Naked rollercoasterride raise more than $21,000 for charity

Mon, 10/26/2015 - 23:11

A group of 57 people braved the cold weather and stripped nude in order to take part in the naked rollercoaster ride to raise thousands of pounds for a charity in the United Kingdom.

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Stories like ‘The Martian’ Appeal Masses as It spreads Idea of Achieving Dream

Thu, 10/22/2015 - 00:25

'The Martian', an extraordinary sci-fi movie directed by Ridley Scott, has gained huge success at box office.

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FT: Google plans to launch new VR headset sometime this year

The Financial times (FT) has revealed in a Sunday report that tech giant Google apparently has efforts underway to launch a new virtual reality (VR) headset sometime this year.

According to the report, citing the information shared by an unidentified source "familiar with [Google's] plans," the new VR headset which Google plans to launch...

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