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Blood test could detect Alzheimer’s more than 10 years earlier An international team has discovered that a blood protein can help precisely monitor the progression of Alzheimer's disease years before obv... Health Science
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Child on Vanuatu given world’s first drone-delivered vaccine One in five children in the remote Pacific island nation are not fully immunised. Unicef has helped to bring about the first-ever commercial... Health Technology World
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Symbols of resilience: post-mastectomy tattoos Swirling patterns, brightly hued flowers and even birds: the tattoos are as diverse as their owners’ stories. All of these women – who have ... Arts Health
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Junior doctors invent app to simplify NHS communication The app could “revolutionise” how clinical staff communicate and free up valuable time, say the junior doctors behind the idea... Health Society UK
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The dad who builds virtual hospitals to help young patients When Dom Raban’s daughter was diagnosed with cancer at the age of 13, the lack of clear information available left her feeling isolated and ... Health Society UK
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A hero’s welcome: how superhero masks are helping children through radiotherapy Radiotherapy masks can look imposing, especially to young patients. How to transform an intimidating experience into an empowering one? This... Health Society UK
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