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Walsall siblings' stomachs removed over cancer risk

Thu, 02/28/2019 - 10:08
The early deaths of the siblings' mother and sister prompted them to be tested for a cancer gene.
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Diabulimia: NHS cash to treat type 1 diabetes eating disorder

Thu, 02/28/2019 - 01:20
Zohra says treatment for the type 1 diabetes eating disorder has saved her life.
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Adolescent health: Teens 'more depressed and sleeping less'

Thu, 02/28/2019 - 00:00
Levels of depression and self-harm have risen but smoking, drinking and drug use are down, a study finds.
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Semi-identical twins 'identified for only the second time'

Wed, 02/27/2019 - 22:29
The boy and girl are identical on their mother's side but share only a proportion of their father's DNA.
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