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Researchers have predicted a drop in the number of women needing surgery to prevent cervical cancer.
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Motor Neurone Disease (MND) is a rare disease affecting two in every 100,000 people in the UK each year. At any one time there are around 5,000 people living with the disease. While rare, more and mor...
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2017 has been awarded to three scientists for their work in understanding the biological clock inside all of us. While many of us might rely on a watch, the h...
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A photo highlighting the sweet relationship between a nurse and her patient as they interacted post-birth has struck a chord with thousands online. On September 2, Katie Lacer of MommaKT Shoots Photog...
'I felt unwell in the morning... by that night I was on life support.'
The life-saving drug will be listed on the PBS.
Scientists have long believed that Alzheimer's erases memories, but a new study has suggested that in fact they are kept in the brain but are 'locked away' by the disease. This is after a team at Colu...
The party drug could help treat depression.
Doctors have successfully reversed "devastating" brain damage in a two-year-old child after she drowned in a swimming pool. Using groundbreaking oxygen therapy, Dr. Paul Harch, clinical professor at...
A diabetes kit is now available and tests for other conditions are on their way.
Years after helping treat a badly injured turtle in a feat of medical engineering, an Ohio veterinarian had the unexpected pleasure to reunite with her old patient. "Several years ago, a client brough...
And it's contributing to the rise of deadly superbugs and antimicrobial resistance.
More than 1.2 million people in England and Wales will have dementia by 2040, new research suggests. People are living longer lives, which is fuelling a rise in the number with the condition, experts...
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Six-year-old Beau has a rare degenerative condition, Morquio A Syndrome.
All 50-packs of 5 milligram Valium have been recalled.
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My future should be as good as my sutures.
If a profession who cares for others can't care for itself, what hope does everyone else have?
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The study wants to highlight the numbers of people using illicit cannabis as treatment.
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Did they have hangovers at work too?
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Remote areas are suffering from a lack of local doctors.
Diet could be a powerful mode of prevention, according to a study that supports previous research findings.
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The condition has been linked to abnormal immune system cells.
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100 billion bacteria get added to the dictionary.
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Just looking at this image might give the impression that this woman’s baby literally kicked its feet right out of her uterus.
It can start with sleep problems and constipation.
Please, register your decision to donate your organs.
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The doctor-patient relationship isn’t like finding the best latte.
The relationship may have to do with a person’s gut bacteria.