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Three Key Medical News Stories: 4th December

5th December 2019

Welcome to this week’s medical news stories. In our latest edition, we bring you the healthcare topics that have been under the microscope over the past week. Joining us this week: artificial neurons, new contraceptives, and cholesterol. Artificial Neurons Artificial neurons have been developed to provide new methods for repairing the human body. Neurons (nerve…

Three Key Medical News Stories: 28th November

26th November 2019

Welcome to this week’s medical news stories. In our latest edition, we bring you the healthcare topics that have been under the microscope over the past week. Joining us this week: roadside air pollution, pembrolizumab, and breast cancer. Roadside Air Pollution The lung growth of children exposed to roadside air pollution could be stunted by…

Three Key Medical News Stories: 21st November 2019

21st November 2019

Welcome to this week’s medical news stories. In our latest edition, we bring you the healthcare topics that have been under the microscope over the past week. Joining us this week: genetic modification, confidentiality, and short-sightedness. Genetic modification  It has been claimed that creating genetically-modified babies is both ethically justifiable and highly desirable. Dr Kevin…

Three Key Medical News Stories: 14th November 2019

14th November 2019

Welcome to this week’s medical news stories. In our latest edition, we bring you the healthcare topics that have been under the microscope over the past week. Joining us this week: Cannabis, the general election and genome testing. Cannabis A national medical cannabis registry has been launched for the UK to build up an evidence…

Three Key Medical News Stories: 7th November 2019

7th November 2019

Welcome to this week’s medical news stories. In our latest edition, we bring you the healthcare topics that have been under the microscope over the past week. Joining us this week: measles, medical misconduct and cervical screening. Measles New research shows that measles has a devastating impact on the body’s immune system. Blood samples from…

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Three Key Medical News Stories: 31st October 2019

31st October 2019

Welcome to this week’s medical news stories. In our latest edition, we bring you the healthcare topics that have been under the microscope over the past week. Joining us this week: egg freezing, homeopathy and brain disease. Egg freezing There is no scientific reason for the 10-year limit on the storage of frozen eggs. Egg…

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Three Key Medical News Stories: 24th October 2019

24th October 2019

Welcome to this week’s medical news round-up! In our latest edition, we bring you the healthcare topics that have been under the microscope over the past week. Joining us this week: genetic defects, cancer research and air pollution. Genetic defects DNA tool could correct 89% of genetic defects The latest advance in genetics hit headlines…

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Three Key Medical News Stories: 17th October 2019

17th October 2019

Welcome to this week’s medical news round up! In our latest edition, we bring you the healthcare topics that have been under the microscope over the past week. Joining us this week: waiting times, head injuries and snacking ban. Waiting times Summer 2019 the worst for A&E waiting times in England since the introduction of…

Three Key Medical News Stories: 10th October 2019

10th October 2019

Welcome to this week’s medical news round-up! In our latest edition, we bring you the healthcare topics that have been under the microscope over the past week. Joining us this week: HIV, mental health and surgery. HIV Fifteen people test HIV positive whilst waiting for preventative medication. Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is a tablet taken daily…

Three Key Medical News Stories: 3rd October 2019

3rd October 2019

Welcome to this week’s medical news round up! In our latest edition, we bring you the healthcare topics that have been under the microscope over the past week, just in time for your med school applications.  Joining us this week: vaccinations, prostate cancer and superbugs Want weekly news delivered straight to your inbox? Sign up…

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