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Yemen conflict: A little girl’s journey from cancer to recovery

Tue, 04/02/2019 - 00:23
Orla Guerin visits six-year-old Yusra, who had a life-threatening tumour removed after the BBC told her story.
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NHS dentist charges rise by 5% in England

Mon, 04/01/2019 - 14:01
Dentists warn NHS services are heading for extinction in England as patient fees prop up the "underfunded system".
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BBC journalist Jeremy Bowen diagnosed with bowel cancer

Mon, 04/01/2019 - 12:33
The BBC Middle East editor undergoes chemotherapy after noticing "funny pains in legs" while in Iraq.
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BBC Middle East Editor Jeremy Bowen on bowel cancer diagnosis

Mon, 04/01/2019 - 09:31
The BBC's Middle East Editor Jeremy Bowen has revealed to BBC Breakfast he has recently been diagnosed with bowel cancer.
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Dubstep artist Skrillex could protect against mosquito bites

Mon, 04/01/2019 - 07:50
Scientists found the song Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites led to mosquitoes attacking hosts less often.
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Pregabalin/Lyrica reclassified to a class C drug

Mon, 04/01/2019 - 06:23
The move comes after Pregabalin/Lyrica was linked to 33 deaths in Northern Ireland in 2017.
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