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Breast Cancer Awareness Month kicks off

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2019 has kicked off, giving organisations around the world the chance to highlight the importance of awareness of the disease.

Carrie Tennick, October 01, 2019

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Medical Negligence

Women ‘more at risk of heart attack misdiagnosis’

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Women are “dying needlessly” due to inequalities in the awareness, diagnosis and treatment of heart attacks, according to the British Heart Foundation.

Carrie Tennick, September 30, 2019

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Medical Negligence

Natural birth more dangerous after caesarean

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A natural birth after having had a caesarean section during a previous birth is more dangerous for mothers and babies, says a new study.

Carrie Tennick, September 25, 2019

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Social care industry increasingly relying on private sector

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The private sector is responsible for providing 84% of beds for people in residential social care, up from roughly 82% in 2015, says a new report.

Carrie Tennick, September 19, 2019

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Over 600 NHS patients suffered serious medical mistakes

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More than 600 people suffered incidents of medical negligence so serious they should never have happened between April 2018 and July 2019.

Carrie Tennick, September 17, 2019

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UK cancer survival rates behind other countries

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Cancer survival in the UK has improved since 1995, but rates are still behind other high-income nations.

Carrie Tennick, September 12, 2019

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Staff shortages ‘lead to delayed cancer diagnosis for many’

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Around 115,000 cancer patients in England are diagnosed too late to give them the best chance of survival, according to a new study by Cancer Research.

Carrie Tennick, September 02, 2019

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Menopausal therapy associated with higher cancer risk

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Women using menopause hormone therapy (MHT) face an increased risk of breast cancer, with this increased risk lasting for more than a decade after they stop using it.

Carrie Tennick, August 30, 2019

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Hospitals key to spread of drug-resistant superbug

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Antibiotic-resistant strains of the superbug Klebsiella pneumoniae, a pathogen that can cause respiratory and bloodstream infections in humans, are spreading throughout European hospitals.

Carrie Tennick, July 30, 2019

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