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Obesity-related cancers rise for younger US generations, study says
February 04, 2019
Obesity-related cancers rise for younger US generations, study says

Cancers linked to obesity are rising at a faster rate in millennials than in older generations in the United States, the American Cancer Society has said.

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Brexit: Care home and hospital caterers stockpiling food
February 04, 2019
Brexit: Care home and hospital caterers stockpiling food

Major suppliers to care homes and hospitals are stockpiling food to offset the potential disruption of a no-deal Brexit.

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Mental health: UK could ban social media over suicide images, minister warns
January 28, 2019
Mental health: UK could ban social media over suicide images, minister warns

Social media firms could be banned if they fail to remove harmful content, the health secretary has warned...

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Rwanda deploys officials to enforce ban on skin lightening creams
January 09, 2019
Rwanda deploys officials to enforce ban on skin lightening creams

The Rwandan government is sending officials across the country to enforce its ban on skin lightening and bleaching products...The East African country is leading a campaign against skin bleaching and substandard cosmetics...

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November 28, 2018
Now nurses consider own strike poll

AS doctors engage in industrial action, nurses are preparing to take a new strike poll of their own signaling more bad news for the public health sector.

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July 18, 2014
First cast of chikungunya virus contracted in U.S.

The chikungunya fever outbreak is heating up...

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Press Club honoured best in media awards ceremony
November 14, 2018
Press Club honoured best in media awards ceremony

It was a black tie event of grand glamour on November 10th, as various members of Bahamian media gathered at the British Colonial Hilton, for the annual Bahamas Press Club Media Awards...

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Six children dead in virus outbreak at US health centre
October 24, 2018
Six children dead in virus outbreak at US health centre

A viral outbreak at a New Jersey long-term medical care centre has killed six children and left a dozen more infected.

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September 19, 2018
Cleveland Clinics Rectal Cancer Program Earns Accreditation from the American College of Surgeons National Accreditation Program for Rectal Cancer

Cleveland Clinic?s rectal cancer program, based in Cleveland, Ohio, and Weston, Florida, has earned a three-year accreditation from the National Accreditation Program for Rectal Cancer...

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New drug for recurring malaria
July 23, 2018
New drug for recurring malaria

A new drug to treat malaria has been given the green light by authorities in the United States...

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