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Measles outbreak in five English regions

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 19:53
Numbers of cases have been increasing since late 2017 and are linked to ongoing large outbreaks in Europe.
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Sneezing myths and facts

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 17:50
Can you sneeze with your eyes open and what is the best way to stop a sneeze?
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Manchester Children's Hospital: 'Dangerously low' staffing levels reported

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 17:16
Using an "honesty box" to voice their concerns, medical staff say they fear patients' safety is being risked.
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Employers urged to 'normalise' menopause in the workplace

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 14:46
A BBC survey found 70% of women did not tell their employers about their menopause symptoms.
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Revolution in health and social care urged in Wales

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 12:31
There is an appetite for bold changes in the NHS and social care in Wales, says an expert review.
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Scottish NHS waiting times performance at new low

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 11:17
The latest weekly figures showed that 77.9% of patients were dealt with within the four-hour target time.
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'Staggering' trade in fake degrees revealed

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 02:14
Doctors and a defence contractor are among those buying bogus qualifications, a BBC probe finds.
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Man ruptures throat by stifling a sneeze

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 02:06
Clamping your nose and mouth shut when you need to sneeze is dangerous, doctors warn the public.
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Cost legacy of decades-old NHS blunders begins to rise

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 01:15
Damages are still being paid today for medical mistakes which happened before 1995 and the bill is starting to climb.
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What does NHS compensation pay for?

Tue, 01/16/2018 - 01:13
The Hord family were given an £8m settlement after an NHS mistake. But what does it pay for?
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