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Sex, drugs and A&E: 10 charts on how the under-30s use the NHS

5 hours 48 min ago
Debates about the NHS often focus on the pressures of an ageing population, but how do younger patients use the service?
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Drug 'reduces hearing loss' after childhood cancer treatment

7 hours 27 min ago
Given hours after chemotherapy, it showed promising results in children with a rare cancer.
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Cases of cancer in elderly to surge by 2035, report says

7 hours 38 min ago
By 2035 about 234,000 over-75s will get cancer each year - up from 130,000 now, a report estimates.
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Hospitalised toddler gets 'lifeline' nursery care

9 hours 2 min ago
A charity that provides nursery care for children who have to stay in hospital has been set up.
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'Charlie changed our lives completely'

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 19:38
The parents of Charlie Gard say they want a change in the law and 'will try and help anyone else who is in the same boat as us'.
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Charlie Gard's parents want 'Charlie's Law'

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 19:26
The parents of Charlie Gard want to change the law so other cases like theirs don't end up in court.
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Billy Caldwell: Campaigner's company sells cannabis oil

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 16:44
Charlotte Caldwell has been treating her severely epileptic son, Billy, with cannabis oil since 2016.
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Gosport hospital deaths: Prescribed painkillers 'shortened 456 lives'

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 16:30
Relatives call for a criminal inquiry into the "unforgivable" actions at the Gosport hospital.
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Cough syrup recall over mould risk from ingredients

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 14:15
Eight products are affected and the advice is to return bottles to where they were bought.
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Gosport hospital deaths: Prescribed opioids 'shortened 456 lives'

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 13:11
An inquiry found that painkillers were prescribed without medical justification to older patients.
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Teenage volunteers make dementia residents 'feel alive'

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 10:49
Young people are giving up their time to provide comfort for care home residents living with dementia.
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Oxford neurosurgeon helps thousands overcome tremors

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 08:29
Professor Tipu Aziz and his team have inserted electrodes into 2,000 patients' brains.
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