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Surgery students 'losing dexterity to stitch patients'

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 00:34
A surgery professor expresses fears over the consequences of a generation more adept at using screens.
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Pregnancy gap should be at least a year - researchers

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 00:33
A study says 12-to-18 months is the ideal interval between giving birth and becoming pregnant again.
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Unpublished medical research 'a threat to public health'

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 00:33
Medical decisions are being made without the results of key clinical trials, according to a group of MPs.
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Cerebral palsy superhero creator: I decided representation matters

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 00:26
Farida Bedwei wanted a comic book character that represented people like her - so she created one.
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'I never knew men could get breast cancer'

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 00:15
Moses Musonga, a 67-year-old Kenyan, got a shock when he was diagnosed with the disease.
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Meghan on tour: Tips for travelling when you're pregnant

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 00:11
Advice from two mums as the pregnant Duchess of Sussex completes her first overseas tour with the duke.
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Malaria: Sniffer dogs to help in fight to eradicate disease

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 13:59
The animals recognise tell-tale aromas using clothes from people infected with the disease.
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More students seek mental health support, analysis shows

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 09:59
The National Union of Students says university fees and a competitive job market are behind the rise.
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Women over 34 are being refused IVF treatment

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 01:16
Around 80% of areas in England are not offering IVF to women up until the age of 42, as recommended.
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