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Obesity record high in children aged 10-11 years

Obesity record high in children aged 10-11 years

More ten to eleven-year-olds in England are severely obese than has ever been recorded, according to new researc...


ViiV Healthcare’s commitments to accelerate HIV management  in children

ViiV Healthcare’s commitments to accelerate HIV management in children

As a specialist HIV company, ViiV Healthcare (ViiV) is committed to addressing the ongo...


Social Inequality as a Global Challenge

Social Inequality as a Global Challenge

Finite resources, social inequality, climate change, terrorism – the world is facing significant challenges. The UN...


UK and India join forces to tackle the global health needs of women and children

UK and India join forces to tackle the global health needs of women and children

Seven research partnerships will receive a total of £10 million under Phas...


DNA 'barcode' delivering personalized breast cancer care

DNA 'barcode' delivering personalized breast cancer care

Scientists in Cambridge say advances in genetics are set to transform the treatment of breast cancer, ma...


'Remarkable' therapy beats terminal breast cancer

'Remarkable' therapy beats terminal breast cancer

The technology is a "living drug" made from a patient's cells at one of the world's leading c...


 New drug for recurring malaria

New drug for recurring malaria

Authorities have given a new drug to treat malaria the green light in the United States. The medicine is specifically for the rec...