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Type 2 diabetes plan targets those at high risk

Image copyright Getty Images People with the very highest risk of developing type 2 diabetes are being prioritised for places on NHS lifestyle…

Roger Bainton: Surgeon struck off for harming patients

Roger Bainton: Surgeon struck off for harming patients

Media captionPatient’s anger after treatment by struck-off surgeon A facial surgeon has been struck off the medical register to “protect the public” after…

Deaths at Essex NHS Trust institutions probed by police

Deaths at Essex NHS Trust institutions probed by police

Image copyright Leahy family Image caption Matthew Leahy was found hanged at the Linden Centre in 2012 Nine NHS institutions, including mental health…

NHS checks ‘should be done at shops and stadiums’

NHS checks ‘should be done at shops and stadiums’

Image copyright SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY Vital health checks should be carried out in shops and at football grounds to diagnose people at risk…

NHS told to brace itself for bad flu season

NHS told to brace itself for bad flu season

Image copyright Science Photo Library Flu could put much more pressure than usual on GPs and hospitals this winter, health bosses are predicting.…

‘Weak evidence’ light alcohol use in pregnancy harms

‘Weak evidence’ light alcohol use in pregnancy harms

Image copyright Getty Images There is “surprisingly limited” evidence that light drinking during pregnancy poses any risk to the baby, say UK researchers.…

Children warned over lethal men-of-war

Children warned over lethal men-of-war

Image caption A Portuguese man-of-war, which was one of a group of six, washed up at Gwithian Large numbers of potentially fatal Portuguese…

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Image copyright Reuters Image caption Theresa May and Justin Trudeau previously met at a G20 summit in Germany Prime Minister Theresa May will travel to Canada on Monday…

Image copyright PA Image caption Sir Vince Cable will make his first leader’s speech on Tuesday after Tim Farron resigned in June Former Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron…

Image copyright Ben Bradley Standing for Parliament in the UK can mean facing death threats, online intimidation, verbal abuse and vandalism, according to MPs surveyed by BBC Radio…

Image copyright Getty Images The UK’s statistics watchdog has stood by its criticism of Boris Johnson in a growing row over the possible financial windfall the NHS may…

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Image copyright PA Sir Vince Cable has insisted it is “perfectly plausible” that he could become the next prime minister. The new Liberal Democrat leader, who opened the…

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Mourinho top-four comments unrealistic – Koeman

Mourinho top-four comments unrealistic – Koeman

Media playback is not supported on this device Result difficult to understand – Koeman Everton manager Ronald Koeman says Manchester United counterpart Jose Mourinho’s claim…

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St Louis police killing: 30 arrests after acquittal protests

St Louis police killing: 30 arrests after acquittal protests

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Demonstrations continued late into the night At least 30 protesters were arrested in the US city of St Louis after a white former…

Equifax data breach: Credit rating firm replaces key staff

Equifax data breach: Credit rating firm replaces key staff

Image copyright EPA Image caption Equifax’s share price has fallen by more than a third US credit report giant Equifax has replaced two senior staff after revealing last…

St Louis officer cleared in shooting of Anthony Lamar Smith

St Louis officer cleared in shooting of Anthony Lamar Smith

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Former officer Jason Stockley moved to Houston, Texas after resigning from St Louis police in 2013. A white former Missouri policeman has been…

Parsons Green: Theresa May scolds Trump for terror tweets

Parsons Green: Theresa May scolds Trump for terror tweets

Media captionPM: Trump speculation ‘not helpful’ British Prime Minister Theresa May has rebuked US President Donald Trump for suggesting suspects in Friday’s London train blast were known to…

Louisiana university fraternity death ‘possible hazing incident’

Louisiana university fraternity death ‘possible hazing incident’

Image copyright CBS Image caption Maxwell Gruver, 18, died after an unspecified ‘medical emergency’, university officials say Police at Louisiana State University are treating the death of an…

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Mourinho top-four comments unrealistic – Koeman

Mourinho top-four comments unrealistic – Koeman

Media playback is not supported on this device Result difficult to understand – Koeman Everton manager Ronald Koeman says Manchester United counterpart Jose Mourinho’s claim…

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Unveiling the midseason College Top247 rankings – 247Sports

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Middlesbrough modified Kodi box trader gets suspended jail term

Middlesbrough modified Kodi box trader gets suspended jail term

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Sketching the shipwrecks of Brunei

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The Malaysian artist and coral conservationist has spent the past few months diving off the coast…

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Nuclear North Korea is non-negotiable, diplomat says

Nuclear North Korea is non-negotiable, diplomat says

Image copyright EPA Image caption North Korea has stepped up its missile testing in recent months…