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Thame Gazette
Statins arewas carried out by researchers from a variety of international institutes, incl
Statins are
Thame Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
was carried out by researchers from a variety of international institutes, including the University of Oxford and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine in the UK, Johns Hopkins University in the US, and the University of Sydney in... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
The latest news from Britain and around the worldthe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
The latest news from Britain and around the world
Reading Evening Post / Posted 9 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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walesonline
The latest news from Britain and around the worldthe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
The latest news from Britain and around the world
walesonline / Posted 9 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
The latest news from Britain and around the worldthe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
The latest news from Britain and around the world
Manchester Evening News / Posted 9 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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birminghammail
The latest news from Britain and around the worldthe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
The latest news from Britain and around the world
birminghammail / Posted 10 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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10h
chroniclelive
The latest news from Britain and around the worldthe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
The latest news from Britain and around the world
chroniclelive / Posted 10 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
The latest news from Britain and around the worldthe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
The latest news from Britain and around the world
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 10 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
The latest news from Britain and around the worldthe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
The latest news from Britain and around the world
Liverpool Echo / Posted 10 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
GPs repeatedly missing 'red flag' signs of bowel cancerloss – are supposed to prompt GPs to consider referral for cancer tests. The s
GPs repeatedly missing 'red flag' signs of bowel cancer
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 hours ago
loss – are supposed to prompt GPs to consider referral for cancer tests. The study by University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine was published in the British Journal of Cancer. Lead researcher Cristina... Read more
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News.com.au
Bowel cancer patients miss symptomsthe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
Bowel cancer patients miss symptoms
News.com.au / Posted 15 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined British National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for... Read more
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Bolton News
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
Bolton News / Posted 16 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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16h
Belfast Telegraph
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 16 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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16h
St Albans & Harpenden Review
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 16 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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16h
Wandsworth Guardian
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 16 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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16h
North-West Evening Mail
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 16 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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16h
EveningTimes Online
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
EveningTimes Online / Posted 16 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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16h
Croydon Guardian
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
Croydon Guardian / Posted 16 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 17 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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17h
This is Oxfordshire
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 17 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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17h
The News and Star
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
The News and Star / Posted 17 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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17h
Northern Echo
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studyof the highest were in Peterborough, Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire. Dr Maja
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
Northern Echo / Posted 17 hours ago
of the highest were in Peterborough, Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire. Dr Maja Niksic, lead author of the study from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, said: "A range of things can influence cancer survival. Stage of disease at... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 17 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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17h
Kingston Guardian
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
Kingston Guardian / Posted 17 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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17h
Oxford Mail
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
Oxford Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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17h
Bury Times
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
Bury Times / Posted 17 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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17h
Gazette
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
Gazette / Posted 17 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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17h
guardian-series
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
guardian-series / Posted 17 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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17h
Greenock Telegraph
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 17 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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Harrow Times
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
Harrow Times / Posted 17 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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This is West Country
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
This is West Country / Posted 17 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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Gazette News
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - studythe study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Exp
A fifth of emergency diagnosis bowel cancer cases had previous symptoms - study
Gazette News / Posted 17 hours ago
the study indicated potential missed opportunities to pick up the disease. Experts from University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine examined National Cancer Registry data that was linked to GP data for 1,606... Read more
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express
Cancer survival: You are most likely to live longest with THESE strains of the diseaseto survive to at least 2025. The report, published in partnership with the Can
Cancer survival: You are most likely to live longest with THESE strains of the disease
express / Posted 6 days ago
to survive to at least 2025. The report, published in partnership with the Cancer Research UK Cancer Survival Group at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, showed ten year survival predicted for patients who would be diagnosed in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Study confirms Zika causes brain birth defects, questions remainZika and microcephaly were linked, evidence until now has been largely circumst
Study confirms Zika causes brain birth defects, questions remain
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
Zika and microcephaly were linked, evidence until now has been largely circumstantial. Laura Rodrigues, a professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine who worked on this study, said its results were "the missing pieces in the... Read more
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Daily Star
Fears deadly ‘new Ebola’ virus heading to BRITAIN on tick invasioncarries CCHF is not established in the UK and it cannot survive here.” Cheryl
Fears deadly ‘new Ebola’ virus heading to BRITAIN on tick invasion
Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
carries CCHF is not established in the UK and it cannot survive here.” Cheryl Whitehorn, senior scientific officer at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, said: “Hyalomma ticks are found in southern France and Spain but the... Read more
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Breitbart
Zika Study: 'Prepare for Global Epidemic of Microcephaly'the study, along with other ongoing research, will provide vital information on
Zika Study: 'Prepare for Global Epidemic of Microcephaly'
Breitbart / Posted 11 days ago
the study, along with other ongoing research, will provide vital information on any role co-factors might have in the epidemic,” said Professor Laura Rodrigues of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, who also worked on... Read more
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FOX News
Global Goal To Reduce Maternal Deaths Threatened By Lack Of Access To Quality Carevulnerable groups of women," said Wendy Graham, lead author of the study and pr
Global Goal To Reduce Maternal Deaths Threatened By Lack Of Access To Quality Care
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
vulnerable groups of women," said Wendy Graham, lead author of the study and professor of obstetric epidemiology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. "This reality presents a challenge to the rapid catch-up required to achieve... Read more
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Newsmax
Study Confirms Zika Causes Brain Birth Defects, Questions Remainlinked, evidence until now has been largely circumstantial. MISSING PIECE OF J
Study Confirms Zika Causes Brain Birth Defects, Questions Remain
Newsmax / Posted 12 days ago
linked, evidence until now has been largely circumstantial. MISSING PIECE OF JIGSAW Laura Rodrigues, a professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine who worked on this study, said its results were "the missing pieces in the... Read more
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FOX News
Study Confirms Zika Causes Brain Birth Defects, Questions Remainlinked, evidence until now has been largely circumstantial. MISSING PIECE OF J
Study Confirms Zika Causes Brain Birth Defects, Questions Remain
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
linked, evidence until now has been largely circumstantial. MISSING PIECE OF JIGSAW Laura Rodrigues, a professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine who worked on this study, said its results were "the missing pieces in the... Read more
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dna
New study confirms Zika virus causes birth defects in brain, questions remainlinked, evidence until now has been largely circumstantial. MISSING PIECE OF J
New study confirms Zika virus causes birth defects in brain, questions remain
dna / Posted 12 days ago
linked, evidence until now has been largely circumstantial. MISSING PIECE OF JIGSAW Laura Rodrigues, a professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine who worked on this study, said its results were "the missing pieces in the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Study confirms Zika causes brain birth defects, questions remainlinked, evidence until now has been largely circumstantial. MISSING PIECE OF J
Study confirms Zika causes brain birth defects, questions remain
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 days ago
linked, evidence until now has been largely circumstantial. MISSING PIECE OF JIGSAW Laura Rodrigues, a professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine who worked on this study, said its results were “the missing pieces in the... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Jeroen Ensink stabbing: Man admits ‘vicious’ Holloway killingNandap was holding a large black-handled knife. Dr Ensink was a senior lecture
Jeroen Ensink stabbing: Man admits ‘vicious’ Holloway killing
The Ham&High Network / Posted 16 days ago
Nandap was holding a large black-handled knife. Dr Ensink was a senior lecturer in public health engineering at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Police and medics battled to save his life but he was pronounced dead at the... Read more
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Medical News Today
Europeans most worried about vaccine safety, finds global studyvaccines can pose a problem for authorities. A new study led by researchers fr
Europeans most worried about vaccine safety, finds global study
Medical News Today / Posted 17 days ago
vaccines can pose a problem for authorities. A new study led by researchers from the Vaccine Confidence Project at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), and published in EBioMedicine, aimed to provide insights into rates... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Who Has More Faith In Vaccine Safety: Parents In France Or Bangladesh?well. To find out more, we spoke to the lead author, Heidi Jane Larson, direct
Who Has More Faith In Vaccine Safety: Parents In France Or Bangladesh?
KERA North Texas / Posted 18 days ago
well. To find out more, we spoke to the lead author, Heidi Jane Larson, director of the Vaccine Confidence Project at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. You surveyed people from 67 countries for your study. How widely do people's... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
People in Europe are most skeptical about vaccineshealth community needs to do much better at building public trust in the safety
People in Europe are most skeptical about vaccines
News-Medical-Net / Posted 19 days ago
health community needs to do much better at building public trust in the safety of vaccination.” Dr Heidi Larson from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Although in some countries people from certain religious groups were more... Read more
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Daily News
Can Sri Lanka show the world how to end malaria?a long one. "Sri Lanka famously nearly eradicated malaria before," said Dr. Jo
Can Sri Lanka show the world how to end malaria?
Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
a long one. "Sri Lanka famously nearly eradicated malaria before," said Dr. Jo Lines, a malaria control expert from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. The country came close to eliminating malaria in 1963, when numbers reach... Read more
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International Business Times
Study confirms statins are safe in preventing strokes and heart attackstheir treatment, resulting in an estimated 2,000 extra heart attacks, the Times
Study confirms statins are safe in preventing strokes and heart attacks
International Business Times / Posted 19 days ago
their treatment, resulting in an estimated 2,000 extra heart attacks, the Times reported. Professor Liam Smeeth, of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, told the Times: "This is really serious stuff. I'm all for debate but the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Brits are among the most 'sceptical' when it comes to vaccinesEBioMedicine. Europe is the most sceptical region in the world about vaccine s
Brits are among the most 'sceptical' when it comes to vaccines
Daily Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
EBioMedicine. Europe is the most sceptical region in the world about vaccine safety The study was carried out by the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Imperial College London and the National University of Singapore. Lead... Read more
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express
Statins are 'SAFE':saving benefits of cholesterol-busting drugs outweigh risksbehavioural, erectile disjunction and neuropathy as reported in observational s
Statins are 'SAFE':saving benefits of cholesterol-busting drugs outweigh risks
express / Posted 19 days ago
behavioural, erectile disjunction and neuropathy as reported in observational studies. Professor Liam Smeeth, of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, added: "The best available scientific evidence tells us that statins are... Read more
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express
A knifeman hacked a doctor to death just six days after being discharged41, to death on the doorstep of his home 11 days after he became a father. Dut
A knifeman hacked a doctor to death just six days after being discharged
express / Posted 19 days ago
41, to death on the doorstep of his home 11 days after he became a father. Dutch-born Dr Ensink, a biologist at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, was clutching cards announcing his daughter Fleur’s birth when Nandap... Read more
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