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Record demand for sexual health services amid spending cuts

A record 3.3 million visits were made to sexual health clinics in England last year, as local counci..

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All NHS hospital car parking charges scrapped in Wales

Parking at all NHS hospitals in Wales is now free – a decade after the Welsh government first announ..

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ADHD rates in kids have increased over the past 20 years, new study says

Attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, has become more common in children over the p..

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Juncker: Brussels will no longer control the time

Jean-Claude Juncker said the European Commission would propose giving control over setting the time ..

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The pluses and minuses of allowing medical marijuana at school

This story is from Kaiser Health News. Every school day at noon, Karina Garcia drives to her sons..

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Bees get hooked on some pesticides the way smokers get hooked on nicotine: Study

Bees can become addicted to pesticide-laced foods the same way that humans become hooked on nicotine..

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Best practices for women to follow regarding alcohol consumption during pregnancy

It began with a promising statement, “Its safest not to drink while pregnant,” wrapped around the be..

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Numbers of elderly in 24-hour care set to double by 2035

The number of people aged 85 and over needing 24-hour care is set to double, says a new study, as…

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New asthma treatment set for wider NHS distribution

A new treatment for severe asthma is set to be made more widely available on the NHS in the UK…

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Gene-editing hope for muscular dystrophy

Scientists have for the first time used gene-editing to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy in a large..

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