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Living with HIV

Thu, 04/23/2009 - 06:42
'I can afford to buy life, and that's not fair'

Middle-age battle

Thu, 04/23/2009 - 06:34
The new problems people disabled by thalidomide face

500,000th heart pacemaker fitted

Thu, 04/23/2009 - 05:16
The 500,000th pacemaker operation in the UK has taken place - half a century after the first.

Ulcer gels warning for children

Thu, 04/23/2009 - 02:58
Mouth ulcer and teething treatments containing salicylate salts should not be used by children under the age of 16, UK experts have said.

Painkiller 'no Alzheimer's block'

Wed, 04/22/2009 - 20:52
Researchers have found long-term use of painkillers such as ibuprofen cannot prevent Alzheimer's disease.

Genetic selection

Wed, 04/22/2009 - 12:20
Lack of funding leading to heartbreak

Simulated brain closer to thought

Wed, 04/22/2009 - 09:46
A detailed simulation of one region of the brain is built molecule by molecule, and put in to a "virtual body".

Caring ministry

Wed, 04/22/2009 - 07:19
Offering spiritual comfort to hospital patients

Breast cancer deaths record low

Wed, 04/22/2009 - 06:08
The number of UK women dying from breast cancer has fallen to a record low by dipping under 12,000 a year for the first time since records began.

Doctors warned over donor consent

Tue, 04/21/2009 - 21:47
Doctors should not be taking it on themselves to ask bereaved families for consent to use organs for transplants, a study says.

Walnuts 'reduce breast cancer risk'

Tue, 04/21/2009 - 21:47
Eating walnuts may help to reduce the risk of developing breast cancer, research suggests.

Sugary drinks 'worsen vomit bug'

Tue, 04/21/2009 - 21:46
Parents are making children with vomiting and diarrhoea worse by giving them flat coke and lemonade, experts say.

German star in HIV case released

Tue, 04/21/2009 - 15:09
A singer from a German girl band arrested on suspicion of infecting a partner with HIV is released from custody.

'Heart trick' - one family could get three transplants

Tue, 04/21/2009 - 12:02
A Scottish family could become the first in the UK with three members to undergo a heart transplant.

Breastfeeding 'protects mother'

Tue, 04/21/2009 - 06:00
Women who breastfeed may be lowering their own risk of a heart attack, heart disease or stroke, research suggests.

Long distance couples to test "intimacy" device

Mon, 04/20/2009 - 21:34
A technology laboratory is seeking three couples to try out a device designed to communicate intimacy from miles away.

Fears over web health revolution

Mon, 04/20/2009 - 20:21
Concerns are being raised about the use of the internet and new technologies to revolutionise health.

Psoriasis link to health problems

Mon, 04/20/2009 - 20:02
Women with psoriasis have an increased risk of developing diabetes and high blood pressure, research suggests.

Baby resuscitation 'linked to IQ'

Mon, 04/20/2009 - 20:01
Children resuscitated at birth are more likely to have a low IQ by the age of eight, a study concludes.

US surgeon faces Australian trial

Mon, 04/20/2009 - 07:54
A US surgeon is to stand trial in Australia for the manslaughter of three patients while he was working in Queensland.

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