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Popular homeopathy clinic returns to Norwich with new GP at the helm

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Press Release A charitable clinic offering affordable homeopathy to the people of Norfolk is set to reopen this week (Thursday 25th April). The clinic, based at The Rowan House Centre in the village of Hethersett, six miles from Norwich, is funded by the British Homeopathic Association (BHA) and originally opened in 2011. When the GP Read More

Sunny Portugal: A gateway to Europe’s medical pot market

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CANTANHEDE, Portugal (Reuters) – Famous for its roasted suckling pig and wines, the Portuguese city of Cantanhede now hosts the country’s first medical cannabis production farm – a budding European hub of efforts to meet growing demand for the flowering herb. A worker smiles as she shows cannabis plants at the Tilray factory in Cantanhede, Read More

Trump says he is holding big Pharma accountable in opioid fight

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ATLANTA (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump touted progress in the fight against opioid abuse on Wednesday and promised to hold drugmakers accountable for their part in the crisis, a day after his administration brought its first related criminal charges against a major drug distributor and company executives. U.S. President Donald Trump speaks at the Read More

No sedentary screen time for babies, WHO says

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Babies and toddlers should not be left to passively watch TV or other screens, according to new World Health Organization guidelines. Sedentary screen time, including computer games, should not happen before a child is two, the WHO says. The limit for two- to four-year-olds is an hour a day and less is better. The UK Read More

‘Exhilarating’ implant turns thoughts to speech

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Scientists have developed a brain implant that can read people’s minds and turn their thoughts to speech. The team at the University of California, San Francisco says the technology is “exhilarating”. They add that their findings, published in the journal Nature, could help people when disease robs them of their ability to talk. Experts said Read More

Measles: Half a million UK children missed jab

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More than half a million children in the UK were not given a crucial measles jab between 2010 and 2017, an analysis by children’s charity Unicef reveals. It comes as NHS chief Simon Stevens warned measles cases had almost quadrupled in England in just one year and urged families to get the vaccine. He said Read More

Texas woman receives gonorrhea diagnosis after rash erupts on hands, body

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A 20-year-old woman in Dallas, Tex., rushed to the hospital after waking one morning with a bumpy rash on her hands, arms, legs, scalp and torso. She was later informed the unusual skin lesions were caused by a sexually transmitted disease (STD). The woman, whose case was documented last week in The New England Journal of medicine, arrived Read More

Woman emerges from coma after nearly 30 years: report

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The woman went into a coma after the car in which she was riding collided with a bus in the United Arab Emirates in 1991, when she was 32 years old. She didn’t regain consciousness until 2018, in a hospital room in Germany. This week her story was reported by the National, an Emirati news Read More

E. coli outbreak linked to ground beef spreads to 10 states, sickens 156, CDC reports

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An E. coli outbreak linked to tainted ground beef has spread to 10 states, with 156 people testing positive for infection, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). “At this time, no common supplier, distributor, or brand of ground beef has been identified,” the CDC wrote in an update issued Tuesday. WOMAN EMERGES FROM Read More

New clinic brings affordable homeopathy to Liverpool

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Press Release A new clinic offering low-cost homeopathic treatment will open in Liverpool city centre this Wednesday, 24th April. Liverpool Homeopathy is a partnership between two charities – the British Homeopathic Association and the North West Friends of Homeopathy – and will based at the Liverpool medical Institution on Mount Pleasant. The clinic, staffed by Read More