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The doctor fighting poverty by prescribing money Where some doctors see only heart disease or depression, Canadian GP Gary Bloch also sees poverty and homelessness. He realised that his pat... Health Lifestyle Money Society
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Crowdfunded Syrian hospital a ‘shining beacon’ of hope In a country where government forces stand accused of routinely targeting healthcare facilities, one hospital in Syria has risen from the ru... Health Society World
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How Rwanda could be the first country to wipe out cervical cancer The east African country’s campaign to end cervical cancer through the HPV vaccine has had to overcome cultural taboos and rumours about inf... Health World
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PrEP: ‘Why I’m part of the trial for the HIV prevention pill’ Touted as a way to end HIV within a generation, the HIV prevention pill (PrEP) is being trialled in the UK. We hear from Zia, an artist, act... Health Opinion
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Stroke deaths in England have halved in a decade, study finds Better treatment lies behind the improvement, but prevention is key, say researchers ... Health UK
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5 ways we can all help tackle air pollution To mark the launch of the #AirWeShare campaign, those at the charity Hubbub suggest five ways we can help to avoid or reduce air pollution... Environment Health
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