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10/05/2012Chemotherapy damage may be reduced using stem cell therapy
Results from a US trial show that stem cell therapy may protect the body from damaging results of chemotherapy. Chemotherapy drugs try to kill rapidly dividing cancer cells, but they can also affect other...
10/05/2012Ageing population putting pressure on GPs and the UK health system
The ageing population is having a devastating effect on the UK healthcare system, according to a series of new reports. The Deloitte Centre for Health Solutions said the number of GP appointments was steadily...
08/05/2012Aviva paid out nearly 30 million last year to income protection customers
Aviva paid out £29.5 million last year to more than 2,500 people claiming on their income protection insurance policy. Income protection insurance provides a replacement income if the policyholder is unable...
08/05/2012Top 5 workplace benefits include health insurance and life insurance
Private medical insurance and life insurance are two of the top 5 most desired workplace benefits, according to a new survey. Aviva’s first Working Lives report questioned more than 2,000 private sector...
08/05/2012Curcumin to be trialled as a treatment for bowel cancer patients
Curcumin, a chemical found in the spice turmeric, is to be tested for its ability to kill bowel cancer tumours in humans. Laboratory tests have already suggested that curcumin can boost the ability of...
04/05/2012Running slowly twice a week can increase your life expectancy by 6 years
Jogging slowly for just an hour a week can increase your life expectancy by around 6 years, according to a large scale new study. There has been an ongoing debate about whether, on balance, jogging is...
04/05/2012The Clean your Hands campaign saved 10,000 people from hospital superbugs
Encouraging people to use soap and alcohol gel in hospitals saved the lives of around 10,000 people, according to a new report. The study, published on the BMJ website, states that the campaign to improve...
04/05/2012Oily fish rich in omega-3 prevents heart disease and Alzheimer's
Leading European experts recommend that people eat two portions of fish a week to prevent heart disease, whilst another study claims that the food can reduce your chance of developing Alzheimer’s. Oily...
03/05/2012Electronic eye implant a success in UK clinical trials
The first UK clinical trials of an electronic eye implant have proved successful in patients suffering from retinitis pigmentosa (RP). Retinitis pigmentosa (RP) is the name given to a group of hereditary...
03/05/2012Aspirin is a cheap alternative to warfarin for heart failure patients
Aspirin could be as effective as Warfarin at treating patients with heart failure , according to a large scale new study. Heart failure is a major health problem that affects about 900,000 people in the UK....
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