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David Sellu tells his story as BBC figures suggest BAME doctors are proportionally more likely to be investigated than white doctors.
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The medical devices group has been given a new lease of life under its dealmaking veteran
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It comes after two more patient deaths are linked to an outbreak of listeria in hospital food.
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A study hopes to boost the small number of black and Asian people using end-of-life care services.
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The Brazilian government has formally asked the World Trade Organization (WTO) to open a panel to investigate Indonesian policies on Brazil's poultry exports,..
2 days ago • Reuters

Health Canada said on Friday that some edible cannabis products, extracts and topicals would be sold in physical or online stores from mid-December.
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U.S. drugmakers filed a lawsuit on Friday challenging a new government regulation that would require them to disclose the list price of prescription drugs in..
2 days ago • Reuters

Amgen, Merck and Eli Lilly say Trump administration’s move infringes on free speech
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U.S. drugmakers on Friday filed a lawsuit to prevent the companies from disclosing the list price of prescription drugs in direct-to-consumer television..
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Lawyers for counties and municipalities suing drug manufacturers and distributors over their alleged roles in the U.S. opioid epidemic on Friday pitched a novel..
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A World Health Organization panel decided on Friday not to declare an international emergency over Congo's Ebola outbreak despite its spread to Uganda this week,..
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Bluebird bio Inc on Friday set a price for its gene therapy, Zynteglo, at 1.58 million euros ($1.78 million) over five years, after winning conditional approval..
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But World Health Organization says it is an emergency in the Democratic Republic of Congo and needs more funding.
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Health Canada said on Friday that some edible cannabis products, extracts and topicals will be sold in physical or online stores from mid December.
2 days ago • Reuters

A World Health Organization (WHO) advisory panel decided on Friday not to declare an international public health emergency over the Ebola outbreak in Congo and..
2 days ago • Reuters

(Reuters Health) - Listening to music at home may reduce cancer patients' pain and fatigue and ease symptoms like loss of appetite and difficulty concentrating,..
2 days ago • Reuters

Teenager Jamie Osborne took his own life on the hospital wing of Lewes Prison in 2016.
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(Reuters Health) - A smartphone-based relaxation app could help migraine sufferers reduce the number of headaches they get each month, a small study suggests.
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Public Health England says there are now nine confirmed cases of listeria linked to the outbreak.
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(Reuters Health) - More than three years after Pennsylvania issued a statewide order expanding access to the life-saving opioid antidote naloxone, the product..
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The number of people to die from a listeria outbreak in British hospitals has risen to five from three, Public Health England (PHE) said on Friday.
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Boston-based biotech start-up will only seek full payment if the treatment works
2 days ago • FT.com

A face-lift for Father's Day, anyone?It could happen: A new report finds many more men are taking advantage of the same plastic surgeries that have long been..
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When eating healthy becomes an around-the-clock obsession, it could be a sign of trouble.An extreme preoccupation with clean eating is an eating order called..
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Recently a three-month-old Kansas City child died in a hot car where she was left alone for hours. This tragedy highlights one of the deadly summer safety..
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Heading for the beach isn't just fun it's also healthy. Two leading researchers say the regenerative powers of sand, sun and surf are scientifically proven to..
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(Reuters Health) - More than three-quarters of antibiotic prescriptions written by dentists before dental procedures are unnecessary and might do more harm than..
2 days ago • Reuters

Bluebird bio Inc on Friday set a price for its gene therapy, Zynteglo, at 1.575 million euros ($1.78 million) over five years, after winning conditional approval..
2 days ago • Reuters

The 43-year-old gave birth in a Glasgow maternity unit this week where staff say she is doing well.
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The World Health Organization (WHO) should and is likely to declare an international emergency over the Ebola epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo that..
2 days ago • Reuters

Enanta Pharmaceuticals Inc said on Friday its treatment for a highly contagious respiratory infection met the main goal of reducing virus levels in the body and..
2 days ago • Reuters

There were more than 200,000 abortions in England and Wales last year - the highest every recorded.
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Laura and Dave Worsley refused to give up hope - and their fertility expert was just as determined.
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She and her grandson are the first in the country to die since an outbreak in neighbouring DR Congo.
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Indonesia, the world's fourth biggest producer of cigarettes, will crack down on online tobacco advertisements in a bid to target youthful smokers, the..
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Ashleigh White’s son Noah became seriously ill after being infected with neonatal herpes.
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The infection of up to 30,000 people with contaminated blood is one of the biggest NHS scandals.
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With one in five adults now having a tattoo, more should be done to protect the public, a report says.
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Founder and husband’s $17bn wealth topples Baidu’s Robin Li and wife from rich list
3 days ago • FT.com

A firefighter tells how a training accident led to a four-year battle to save his injured hand.
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Brain Machine Interfaces are wearable tech that probe the brain’s electrical circuitry
3 days ago • FT.com

New York eliminated the religious exemption to vaccine requirements for schoolchildren Thursday, as the nation's worst measles outbreak in decades prompts states..
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(Reuters Health) - Children who are exposed to tobacco smoke from their fathers while they're in the womb may be more likely than those who are not to develop..
3 days ago • Reuters

(Reuters Health) - Several different types of mesh implant surgery may be effective for treating bladder leaks, but the long-term safety and effectiveness of the..
3 days ago • Reuters

Brazilian meat processor Minerva SA said on Thursday it has suspended a furlough announced last week for its Barretos beef processing facility, following news..
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Michigan prosecutors on Thursday dropped all criminal charges over the deadly contamination of the city of Flint's water, saying a more thorough investigation..
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(Reuters Health) - Military women wanting to stop menstruating while they are deployed may face a number of barriers, a new commentary suggests.
3 days ago • Reuters

Brazil's government said on Thursday it has lifted a suspension of beef exports to China after dealing with an atypical case of mad cow disease, sending shares..
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(Reuters Health) - EpiPens and other autoinjectors filled with epinephrine to treat severe allergic reactions may still be potent enough to work many months past..
3 days ago • Reuters

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