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express.co.uk 10 minutes ago
How to live longer: One of the healthiest nuts shown to reduce cancer and Alzheimer’s risk

How to live longer: One of the healthiest nuts shown to reduce cancer and Alzheimer’s risk

LONGEVITY is attainable and it will more often than not come down to foods consumed. Nuts are incredibly healthy however; researchers have found one that comes [...]

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belfasttelegraph.co.uk 16 minutes ago
NI Covid restrictions eased following ‘constructive’ Executive meeting – nightclubs to reopen and table service scrapped

NI Covid restrictions eased following ‘constructive’ Executive meeting – nightclubs to reopen and table service scrapped

Northern Ireland’s Covid-19 restrictions are to be eased from Friday, the First and Deputy First Ministers confirmed in a press conference following the Execut [...]

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belfasttelegraph.co.uk 44 minutes ago
NI Covid restrictions: Nightclubs to reopen from Wednesday, table service to be removed and changes to vaccine passport rules

NI Covid restrictions: Nightclubs to reopen from Wednesday, table service to be removed and changes to vaccine passport rules

Nightclubs in Northern Ireland are to be given the green light to reopen from Wednesday, January 26, while table service and the rule of six are to be removed [...]

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express.co.uk 1 hour ago
Cancer symptoms: Two recurrent signs of a growing tumour

Cancer symptoms: Two recurrent signs of a growing tumour

CANCER describes the uncontrollable growth of cells that amass into a tumour. Pieces of the tumour can break apart, travelling to other body parts, if not spot [...]

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scotsman.com 1 hour ago
Covid Scotland: 27 deaths and 8,262 new Covid cases in 24 hours

Covid Scotland: 27 deaths and 8,262 new Covid cases in 24 hours

Scotland has recorded 27 coronavirus deaths and 8,262 new cases in the last 24 hours, according to latest figures.

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'Significant progress' over lifting of NI Covid restrictions, says Paul Givan

'Significant progress' over lifting of NI Covid restrictions, says Paul Givan

The First and Deputy First Ministers have said that "significant progress" will be made today as some Covid restrictions will be lifted

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newsletter.co.uk 2 hours ago
Here are the latest changes to Northern Ireland's self-isolation rules

Here are the latest changes to Northern Ireland's self-isolation rules

With isolation rules set to change in Northern Ireland, what are the current Covid rules and is there a chance they could change?

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thesun.co.uk 4 hours ago
Full list of 20 Omicron symptoms has CHANGED - the signs you must not ignore

Full list of 20 Omicron symptoms has CHANGED - the signs you must not ignore

THE list of the top 20 Omicron symptoms has been updated, with two new signs of the variant you shouldn’t ignore. Brits have been logging how they feel before [...]

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Worried about eating that takeaway? Aberdeen nutritionist says you can enjoy your chips and still lose weight

Worried about eating that takeaway? Aberdeen nutritionist says you can enjoy your chips and still lose weight

An Aberdeen nutrition expert has penned a new book to empower people on their weight loss journey by busting popular diet myths. Graeme Tomlinson is on a

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thesun.co.uk 5 hours ago
I’m a doctor and here’s how Coke can give a false positive lateral flow

I’m a doctor and here’s how Coke can give a false positive lateral flow

TAKING lateral flow tests is a great way to protect those around you from coronavirus. But as the pandemic has gone on, people have decided to do experiments o [...]

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express.co.uk 6 hours ago
High cholesterol: The popular breakfast that could lower your cholesterol levels

High cholesterol: The popular breakfast that could lower your cholesterol levels

CHOLESTEROL is both good and bad for the body. Good cholesterol can strengthen the heart and make a person healthier. Bad cholesterol can block the arteries an [...]

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express.co.uk 7 hours ago
A bath could cause an uncomfortable infection – five warning signs

A bath could cause an uncomfortable infection – five warning signs

BATHING could lead to a common, yet uncomfortable infection in the nether regions. Could you be showing signs of fungal overgrowth?

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newsletter.co.uk 7 hours ago
WATCH: Sisters rendition of Castle on a Cloud will give you goosebumps

WATCH: Sisters rendition of Castle on a Cloud will give you goosebumps

Two Co Down sisters who are visually impaired are using musical notes to generate bank notes for a sight loss charity.

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expressandstar.com 8 hours ago
More than 20,000 teenagers in region have received two doses of Covid-19 vaccine, figures show

More than 20,000 teenagers in region have received two doses of Covid-19 vaccine, figures show

More than 20,000 teenagers have received two doses of the Covid-19 vaccine in the Black Country and Stafford, official figures show.

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telegraph.co.uk 9 hours ago
The health bureaucracy is still failing cancer patients

The health bureaucracy is still failing cancer patients

Javid needs to listen to those of us on the front line – the patients who know where the issues lie

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NHS dentists increase across Scotland despite 'perilous situation' faced by practices

NHS dentists increase across Scotland despite 'perilous situation' faced by practices

There has been an increase in NHS dentists across Scotland despite the mounting pressures faced by the service, according to new figures. Over the last

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telegraph.co.uk 11 hours ago
The doctor who can literally feel other people's pain

The doctor who can literally feel other people's pain

Neurologist Joel Salinas has mirror-touch synaesthesia, where he 'feels' the physical sensations of his patients. But is it a curse?

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dailymail.co.uk 15 hours ago
Antibiotic-resistant superbugs killed 1.2MILLION people in 2019

Antibiotic-resistant superbugs killed 1.2MILLION people in 2019

Superbugs, bacteria resistant to commonly prescribed antibiotics caused 1.2million deaths could have been a factor in nearly 5million a study by experts Washin [...]

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thesun.co.uk 16 hours ago
Binge-watching TV for over 4 hours 'increases deadly blood clot risk by third'

Binge-watching TV for over 4 hours 'increases deadly blood clot risk by third'

COUCH potatoes are a third more likely to develop deadly blood clots, a study has found. Binge-watching TV for four hours or more increases the risk by 35 per [...]

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express.co.uk 16 hours ago
Cancer: The red drink that ‘kills’ cancer cells and reduces tumour growth by up to 61%

Cancer: The red drink that ‘kills’ cancer cells and reduces tumour growth by up to 61%

THE BURDEN of cancer is growing at full tilt, exerting strain on populations and health bodies worldwide. Although countermeasures against the disease are impr [...]

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express.co.uk 18 hours ago
Dementia: Anhedonia is an early symptom of frontotemporal dementia – what is it?

Dementia: Anhedonia is an early symptom of frontotemporal dementia – what is it?

DEMENTIA can cause a number of changes to one's memory and behaviour. Experiencing a distinctive loss in a certain emotion is a lesser-known warning.

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dailymail.co.uk 19 hours ago
Rates of short-sightedness across the UK have risen by nearly 50%

Rates of short-sightedness across the UK have risen by nearly 50%

A study of more than 100,000 Britons by University College London found one in five born during WWII went on to develop the condition, with two-thirds of cases [...]

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express.co.uk 21 hours ago
Fatty liver disease: Signs to spot your alcohol consumption damage has become irreversible

Fatty liver disease: Signs to spot your alcohol consumption damage has become irreversible

FATTY liver disease is far more common than most realise. What are the three signs your alcohol use has caused irreversible damage?

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express.co.uk 21 hours ago
Cancer symptoms: The 'unpleasant' sign of four cancers that may keep you up at night

Cancer symptoms: The 'unpleasant' sign of four cancers that may keep you up at night

THE RACE against cancer is ongoing, but the disease continues to claim millions of lives annually. Detected early, however, it is largely survivable. One early [...]

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scotsman.com 22 hours ago
A singer from the Czech Republic has died after deliberately catching Covid

A singer from the Czech Republic has died after deliberately catching Covid

A folk singer from the Czech Republic has died after deliberately catching the coronavirus to gain access to events subject to vaccine entry requirements.

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express.co.uk 22 hours ago
High cholesterol: The two high fat sandwich spreaders helping to keep your levels healthy

High cholesterol: The two high fat sandwich spreaders helping to keep your levels healthy

HIGH cholesterol is a condition which needs to be closely monitored and as such what you consume is key. We all love a good sandwich but according to experts, [...]

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express.co.uk 22 hours ago
Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms: The unexpected warning sign that can impact your legs

Vitamin B12 deficiency symptoms: The unexpected warning sign that can impact your legs

VITAMIN B12 is an essential vitamin, keeping blood and nerve cells healthy while also helping to make DNA. However, a deficiency can result in some rather seve [...]

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thesun.co.uk 23 hours ago
Watch LIVE as Sajid officially scraps work from home, masks & jab passports

Watch LIVE as Sajid officially scraps work from home, masks & jab passports

IT’S D-Day for Boris Johnson as he endured a brutal PMQs grilling while his own MPs prepared to knife him with letters of no confidence. Mr Johnson faced anoth [...]

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expressandstar.com 23 hours ago
Black Country firms welcome end of home working

Black Country firms welcome end of home working

Many businesses in the Black Country and wider West Midlands are happy to see the end of the 'work from home' guidance that was introduced to combat the Omicro [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Omicron symptoms: The number one sign indicating new variant infection – new study

Omicron symptoms: The number one sign indicating new variant infection – new study

OMICRON symptoms are known to differ from previous variants. With the cold and flu season in full swing, what is the main symptom warning of an Omicron infecti [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
High blood pressure symptoms: Headaches and feeling dizzy could be warning signs

High blood pressure symptoms: Headaches and feeling dizzy could be warning signs

HYPERTENSION or high blood pressure affects one in three adults in the UK, according to Blood Pressure UK. What are the warning signs and symptoms of high bloo [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Vitamin deficiency: ‘One in five are lacking an essential’ nutrient – symptoms

Vitamin deficiency: ‘One in five are lacking an essential’ nutrient – symptoms

"ONE in five" Britons suffer from vitamin D deficiency, which is "essential" for various functions in the body. For example, it helps to regulate the amount of [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Premenstrual syndrome symptoms: The top foods to eat to ease PMS

Premenstrual syndrome symptoms: The top foods to eat to ease PMS

PREMENSTRUAL SYNDROME (PMS) impacts 32 percent of women on a moderate to severe level. Here are the best foods to eat to ease YOUR period symptoms.

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UK ‘past the peak’ of Omicron wave as infections drop by almost one million

UK ‘past the peak’ of Omicron wave as infections drop by almost one million

3.4 million Britons were estimated to be infected with Covid in the seven days to 15 January - down from 4.3 million in the previous week

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Stevie Wonder health: Singer prepared to take medication for the 'rest of his life'

Stevie Wonder health: Singer prepared to take medication for the 'rest of his life'

STEVIE WONDER, born Stevland Haraway Morris, is the critically acclaimed singer songwriter, who has created beloved songs and influenced a whole host of differ [...]

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dailymail.co.uk 1 day ago
This massager is 'as good as Theragun' and it's on sale at Amazon

This massager is 'as good as Theragun' and it's on sale at Amazon

Sore muscles? The RENPHO Deep Tissue Muscle Massager is 'amazing for relieving muscle tightness' and 'as good as Theragun' according to Amazon shoppers. And it [...]

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thesun.co.uk 1 day ago
I’m literally wearing someone else’s face after I was electrocuted in crash

I’m literally wearing someone else’s face after I was electrocuted in crash

ONE of the first people in the world to get a face transplant has explained how the complicated procedure works. Mitch Hunter simply told TikTok fans he is “li [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Naomi Osaka health: 'It’s OK to not be OK' - tennis star on 'long bouts' of depression

Naomi Osaka health: 'It’s OK to not be OK' - tennis star on 'long bouts' of depression

NAOMI OSAKA was praised by fellow tennis player Andy Murray after her second round win against American Madison Brengle earlier today (Wednesday January, 19). [...]

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telegraph.co.uk 1 day ago
Chris Evert caught it early – but ovarian cancer remains the silent killer

Chris Evert caught it early – but ovarian cancer remains the silent killer

It’s an insidious and hard-to-spot disease, but a drug is offering hope that we could enter a new era of treatment

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Long Covid diet: The '4Ks' may help prevent it – Professor Spector's advice

Long Covid diet: The '4Ks' may help prevent it – Professor Spector's advice

PROFESSOR TIM Spector has highlighted the four foods "many people don't know about" which may help avoid long Covid. The professor explained the link between t [...]

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Virtual ward helping to reduce Wolverhampton hospital admissions

Virtual ward helping to reduce Wolverhampton hospital admissions

More than 500 people have been able to avoid hospital altogether or reduce their stay length thanks to a virtual ward launched last year.

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Stroke: Two energy-boosting drinks that may slash the risk of a stroke by 32%

Stroke: Two energy-boosting drinks that may slash the risk of a stroke by 32%

A STROKE occurs every five minutes in the UK. Those with metabolic syndrome - who have high cholesterol, blood sugar, and blood pressure - are at high risk. Tw [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
High blood pressure: Millions might be prescribed the wrong medication – how to know

High blood pressure: Millions might be prescribed the wrong medication – how to know

GENERATIONS of physicians may be using misguided information when prescribing blood pressure medications, a new study has found.

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thesun.co.uk 1 day ago
D-day for Boris as he faces fiery PMQs and is knifed by own furious MPs

D-day for Boris as he faces fiery PMQs and is knifed by own furious MPs

IT’S D-Day for Boris Johnson as he faces another fiery PMQs grilling and his own furious MPs knife him with a vote of no confidence. Dozens of newly-elected Co [...]

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thesun.co.uk 1 day ago
I was rushed into theatre after bleed in cancer setback, says Deborah James

I was rushed into theatre after bleed in cancer setback, says Deborah James

DEBORAH James was rushed into surgery yesterday with a bleed, just days after going through a medical emergency. The Sun columnist has been in hospital for a f [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
How to live longer: The cholesterol-lowering snack that may boost longevity

How to live longer: The cholesterol-lowering snack that may boost longevity

DIET and lifestyle are two key factors when it comes to living a longer life. From processed food to harmful fats, poor diets can shave off years of your lifes [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Charlotte Rampling health: Actress, 75, on 'dark dark sickness' - symptoms

Charlotte Rampling health: Actress, 75, on 'dark dark sickness' - symptoms

CHARLOTTE RAMPLING began her career in the swinging sixties after she became a model, and later a fashion icon. The star soon found herself on the silver scree [...]

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telegraph.co.uk 1 day ago
The NHS medics picking ‘no jab’ over a job

The NHS medics picking ‘no jab’ over a job

The doctors say they're not anti-vaxxers, but they object in principle to the Covid vaccine mandate, and think it sets a dangerous precedent

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Doctors warn hospitals ‘not coping’ as study links A&E waits to deaths

Doctors warn hospitals ‘not coping’ as study links A&E waits to deaths

‘It’s clear that hospitals simply do not have the capacity to cope,’ warns Dr Simon Walsh from the British Medical Association

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Rafael Nadal health: Tennis star's foot injury a sign of 'rare' and 'incurable' condition

Rafael Nadal health: Tennis star's foot injury a sign of 'rare' and 'incurable' condition

RAFAEL NADAL returned from his five-month foot injury layoff with a vengeance after winning his first round match against Marcos Giron in the Australian Open. [...]

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dailymail.co.uk 1 day ago
Could your 'eye age' predict your risk of death?

Could your 'eye age' predict your risk of death?

An international study from experts in China, Australia, and Germany used 36,000 UK eye scans to find that people with retinas older than their biological age [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Vitamin B12 deficiency: Two warning signs of low levels that can be visible on the face

Vitamin B12 deficiency: Two warning signs of low levels that can be visible on the face

VITAMIN B12 is essential for the production of red blood cells and normal functioning of the brain. A downfall of the nutrient can therefore present wide-rangi [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
How to sleep: New study determines how voices and sounds impact your sleep

How to sleep: New study determines how voices and sounds impact your sleep

SLEEP is integral for a healthy body and mind. Many know that to ensure a good night's rest, what you eat and drink prior can have an impact. So can sounds and [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Cancer: The drink that may slash the risk of dying from cancer in half - even for smokers

Cancer: The drink that may slash the risk of dying from cancer in half - even for smokers

CANCER care was thrown into chaos after COVID-19 disruptions brought screening services to a halt. Researchers continue to stress that prevention is better tha [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Stroke symptoms: The subtle signs you shouldn’t ignore according to your gender

Stroke symptoms: The subtle signs you shouldn’t ignore according to your gender

STROKE is one of the leading causes of death in the UK, though there are still millions of people who have survived this cerebrovascular disease. Knowing the s [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Visceral fat: the small fruit that supercharges metabolism and boosts fat burn by 27%

Visceral fat: the small fruit that supercharges metabolism and boosts fat burn by 27%

VISCERAL fat is characterised by lipids that are stored inside the abdominal cavity, encasing vital organs. Fortunately, some foods are particularly helpful fo [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Diabetes type 2: The red juice that lowers blood sugar 'significantly' within minutes

Diabetes type 2: The red juice that lowers blood sugar 'significantly' within minutes

TAMING high blood sugar levels is key to mitigating the worst effects of type 2 diabetes. Research has found a red drink can cause a sharp reduction in blood s [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Supplement ’10 percent of fish oils are rancid’ – Pill could negatively affect cholesterol

Supplement ’10 percent of fish oils are rancid’ – Pill could negatively affect cholesterol

SUPPLEMENTS offer a number of high benefits. However, stored incorrectly or left for too long they could cause adverse effects including one on your cholestero [...]

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express.co.uk 2 days ago
Statins: The nutritious oil shown to enhance the cholesterol-lowering effect of the drug

Statins: The nutritious oil shown to enhance the cholesterol-lowering effect of the drug

CHOLESTEROL prevention and treatment have become an important line of defence against cardiovascular ailments. Statins, for example, can significantly lower th [...]

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express.co.uk 2 days ago
High Cholesterol: There is good and bad cholesterol but what's the difference?

High Cholesterol: There is good and bad cholesterol but what's the difference?

HIGH CHOLESTEROL is often nicknamed the silent killer, due to its lack of symptoms. Left untreated, this health condition can lead to life-threatening health c [...]

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express.co.uk 2 days ago
Visceral fat: The breakfast food which could reduce the harmful belly fat

Visceral fat: The breakfast food which could reduce the harmful belly fat

VISCERAL fat can trigger various health complications because of its location. Stored deep inside the belly, this fat is surrounding your internal organs. Fort [...]

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independent.co.uk 2 days ago
Who has trialed a four day week and does it work?

Who has trialed a four day week and does it work?

Campaigners say upcoming UK trial could lead to a ‘new way of working’

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express.co.uk 2 days ago
Coronavirus: Cases of a 'silent killer' condition have increased during the pandemic

Coronavirus: Cases of a 'silent killer' condition have increased during the pandemic

THE PANDEMIC has had a wide-ranging impact in the two years it has been ongoing. It has affected how we travel and how we socialise. It has also caused debate. [...]

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newstatesman.com 11 minutes ago

What it’s like to be targeted by anti-vaxxers

They superimposed my face on pictures of Hitler and Goebbels, threatened me, demanded that I be hanged. Why? Because I said Covid vaccination is nothing like t [...]

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express.co.uk 28 minutes ago
Omicron symptoms: The 'very intense' lesser known coronavirus sign

Omicron symptoms: The 'very intense' lesser known coronavirus sign

THE OMICRON variant is sweeping across the world and becoming the dominant strain in the UK. Signs can crop up in a number of ways, including some which are le [...]

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scotsman.com 48 minutes ago
Living near canal 'can cut risk of chronic disease'

Living near canal 'can cut risk of chronic disease'

People living in areas of high socioeconomic deprivation can cut their risk of developing certain chronic diseases by up to 15 per cent if they live within 700 [...]

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telegraph.co.uk 1 hour ago
‘Lockdown fuelled my daughter’s anorexia – it got so bad she wanted to die’

‘Lockdown fuelled my daughter’s anorexia – it got so bad she wanted to die’

Isolated at home and pressured by social media, Alina watched helplessly as 14-year-old Karina became part of the surge in eating disorders

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Northern Ireland Covid restrictions could be lifted in two phases

Northern Ireland Covid restrictions could be lifted in two phases

According to the PA news agency,  the first measures would change this week and the rest next week.... From Friday, January 21, the requirement for table servi [...]

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Healthcare workers’ pandemic bonus payout date is revealed

Healthcare workers’ pandemic bonus payout date is revealed

Healthcare workers’ pandemic bonus is set be paid in February or March, the Tanaiste has confirmed.

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express.co.uk 2 hours ago
Shingles: Two of the 'first signs' of the painful infection

Shingles: Two of the 'first signs' of the painful infection

SHINGLES is a viral infection caused by the varicella-zoster virus - the same virus that causes chickenpox. Here are the "first signs" you have come in contact [...]

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thesun.co.uk 4 hours ago
The three most common Omicron symptoms in Brits revealed

The three most common Omicron symptoms in Brits revealed

OMICRON has been circulating in the UK for over a month now and it’s the dominant coronavirus strain in the country. Most Brits have said the illness feels lik [...]

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express.co.uk 4 hours ago
Statins: Two skin changes indicative of a 'serious side effect'

Statins: Two skin changes indicative of a 'serious side effect'

STATINS help to control cholesterol levels, most likely reducing your risk of a heart attack or stroke - both of which can lead to the end of your life.

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express.co.uk 5 hours ago
Heart disease: A risk factor that is responsible for 64 percent of deaths

Heart disease: A risk factor that is responsible for 64 percent of deaths

HEART disease causes 450 deaths every day and more than 100,000 hospital admission each year. Which risk factor could contribute to the development of the cond [...]

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express.co.uk 5 hours ago
Breastfeeding diet: The 3 foods and drinks to AVOID while breastfeeding

Breastfeeding diet: The 3 foods and drinks to AVOID while breastfeeding

BREASTFEEDING doesn't require a perfect diet, but it's important that you avoid certain foods and drinks to protect your baby's health.

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express.co.uk 6 hours ago
Infections peak is over but caution still needed after Plan B restrictions go, experts say

Infections peak is over but caution still needed after Plan B restrictions go, experts say

THE Omicron wave appears to have passed its peak as cases fell by a fifth in a week, figures showed yesterday.

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thesun.co.uk 7 hours ago
Boris' baby daughter Romy was 'badly ill' from COVID during last week's crisis

Boris' baby daughter Romy was 'badly ill' from COVID during last week's crisis

BORIS Johnson’s baby daughter was badly-hit by Covid when she was just five weeks old, it has been reported. The Prime Minister, 57, vanished from the public e [...]

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express.co.uk 7 hours ago
High cholesterol: The 89p sweet snack that could lower cholesterol levels

High cholesterol: The 89p sweet snack that could lower cholesterol levels

HIGH cholesterol is a condition that can trigger heart disease when left untreated. The build-up of cholesterol in your arteries can narrow them, leading to se [...]

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dailymail.co.uk 8 hours ago
Cannabis can slow your reactions months after smoking it, study claims

Cannabis can slow your reactions months after smoking it, study claims

University of Montreal researchers found cannabis also damages memory and makes it harder for adults and adolescents to react properly to instructions.

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expressandstar.com 10 hours ago
Latest Covid figures: Putting Plan B behind us as we learn to live with it

Latest Covid figures: Putting Plan B behind us as we learn to live with it

Plan B is being dismantled as infection rates suggest a hasty exit for Omicron.

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100 Years of Insulin: Elgin mum says insulin saved her life and encourages others to use new technology

100 Years of Insulin: Elgin mum says insulin saved her life and encourages others to use new technology

Heather Hagan was diagnosed with diabetes when she was just three-years-old. It came as a huge shock to her family, who faced the unenviable task of

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scotsman.com 11 hours ago
Covid Scotland: Up to 95 per cent of junior doctors not getting scheduled breaks, says BMA

Covid Scotland: Up to 95 per cent of junior doctors not getting scheduled breaks, says BMA

Patient safety and doctors’ wellbeing may be at risk, BMA Scotland has warned, as a survey revealed 86 per cent of junior doctors say they are not getting thei [...]

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dailymail.co.uk 15 hours ago
Binge-watching TV in middle-age raises risk of blood clots 'by THIRD'

Binge-watching TV in middle-age raises risk of blood clots 'by THIRD'

People who watch TV for four hours or more a day are a third more likely to suffer from blood clots than those who watch for two-and-a-half hours, University o [...]

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express.co.uk 16 hours ago
How to live longer: The cholesterol-lowering tea that ‘significantly' reduces hypertension

How to live longer: The cholesterol-lowering tea that ‘significantly' reduces hypertension

HIGH blood pressure is counted among the infamous "silent killers" because it sets the body up for disaster without producing warning signs. It is a precursor [...]

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express.co.uk 17 hours ago
High cholesterol: The warning sign of unhealthy levels that may show 'around your neck'

High cholesterol: The warning sign of unhealthy levels that may show 'around your neck'

HIGH cholesterol is widely feared because it generates disease, putting millions at the perils of heart disease each year. Many people, however, remain unaware [...]

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thesun.co.uk 18 hours ago
Record number of teens opting to become nurses after being inspired by pandemic

Record number of teens opting to become nurses after being inspired by pandemic

RECORD numbers of teenagers are opting to become nurses — and most were inspired to join by the Covid crisis. Applications by 18-year-olds in England have surg [...]

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express.co.uk 20 hours ago
Warning: The natural cholesterol-lowering supplement that may cause 'acute liver damage'

Warning: The natural cholesterol-lowering supplement that may cause 'acute liver damage'

NATURAL supplements are taken for many reasons, but "natural" and "supplement" doesn't automatically mean safe and beneficial. According to a report published [...]

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express.co.uk 21 hours ago
Diabetes type 2: The natural supplement shown to slash blood sugar by 60% within an hour

Diabetes type 2: The natural supplement shown to slash blood sugar by 60% within an hour

HIGH blood sugar levels can trigger a tsunami of complications so it's vital to keep them under control. Fortunately, a study has found taking a natural supple [...]

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express.co.uk 21 hours ago
Too many supplements? Two signs in your appetite of too many vitamin D pills

Too many supplements? Two signs in your appetite of too many vitamin D pills

TAKING too many vitamin D supplements can cause a number of side effects, and it is important not to exceed the recommended dosage.

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telegraph.co.uk 22 hours ago
Here comes the Mamit (middle-aged man in trunks) and why he’s going to ruin your wild swimming game

Here comes the Mamit (middle-aged man in trunks) and why he’s going to ruin your wild swimming game

First it was cycling, then yoga, now ultra competitive men have started to infiltrate our aquatic havens

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thesun.co.uk 22 hours ago
Omicron IS in retreat and we will live with it like flu, says Sajid Javid

Omicron IS in retreat and we will live with it like flu, says Sajid Javid

BRITAIN is over the worst of Omicron and on a clear path to live with Covid, Sajid Javid cheered today as Plan B was entirely dumped. The Health Secretary cham [...]

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express.co.uk 23 hours ago
Arthritis: How the condition can appear in your eyes – what to spot

Arthritis: How the condition can appear in your eyes – what to spot

ARTHRITIS affects roughly 400,000 people in the UK. Suffering with your eyes may be a lesser-known early sign of the condition.

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independent.co.uk 23 hours ago
Concern over ‘disgraceful’ nurse staffing levels in mini-nightingales

Concern over ‘disgraceful’ nurse staffing levels in mini-nightingales

Exclusive: NHS chief says nightingale hospital plans are an “absolute disgrace” with “minimal” staffing levels planned

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expressandstar.com 23 hours ago
Further 11 coronavirus deaths recorded in region's hospitals

Further 11 coronavirus deaths recorded in region's hospitals

It means the total number of hospital deaths in the Black Country, Staffordshire and Birmingham has risen to 8,984. Meanwhile the UK death toll increased by 35 [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Bowel cancer symptoms: The 'constant' sign indicating a 'bowel obstruction'

Bowel cancer symptoms: The 'constant' sign indicating a 'bowel obstruction'

BOWEL cancer can have a number of signs, and in some cases people will have a bowel obstruction, which occurs when the cancer stops digestive waste passing thr [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Jane Fonda health: 'I've had a lot of cancer'- star, 88, on battles with deadly disease

Jane Fonda health: 'I've had a lot of cancer'- star, 88, on battles with deadly disease

JANE FONDA has won numerous accolades for her work as an actress. Having been the epitome of fitness for decades, releasing the massively popular Jane Fonda's [...]

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thesun.co.uk 1 day ago
Boris Johnson SCRAPS work from home from TODAY and face masks & vaccine passports from next week as he rips up Plan B

Boris Johnson SCRAPS work from home from TODAY and face masks & vaccine passports from next week as he rips up Plan B

BORIS Johnson today announced Plan B WILL be completely shredded next Wednesday as he hailed “light at the end of the tunnel”. Hated vaccine passports will be [...]

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Low-cost drug found to limit lung damage in Covid patients

Low-cost drug found to limit lung damage in Covid patients

Drug could have ‘major impact’ in fighting coronavirus, researchers say

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Fatty liver disease symptoms: Four warning signs of 'advanced' organ damage

Fatty liver disease symptoms: Four warning signs of 'advanced' organ damage

AN ACCUMULATION of fat in the liver causes damage to the blood-cleansing organ. Notably caused by excessive alcohol consumption, fat build-up can also occur in [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Covid vaccine: When should you take paracetamol – before or after the jab?

Covid vaccine: When should you take paracetamol – before or after the jab?

THE UK'S vaccine programme has been one of the successes of the pandemic. At various points the UK has had the highest vaccination rate in Europe. As more and [...]

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thesun.co.uk 1 day ago
Covid isolation could be SCRAPPED altogether by March, says Boris

Covid isolation could be SCRAPPED altogether by March, says Boris

COVID isolation could be scrapped altogether by the end of March, Boris Johnson said today. He told the House of Commons during PMQs from March 24 the legal re [...]

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Wolves '12 Days' auctions tops £9k mark in aid of blood cancer patients

Wolves '12 Days' auctions tops £9k mark in aid of blood cancer patients

Raffles and auctions organised by Wolves' sports medicine team in aid of blood cancer patients have raised more than £9,000.

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Diabetes type 2: The sweet treat that could cause a 'sugar-balancing effect'

Diabetes type 2: The sweet treat that could cause a 'sugar-balancing effect'

BALANCING blood sugar levels can be challenging, but one "sweet treat" could help, especially if eaten every day. What is it?

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Long Covid: Six risk factors increasing the likelihood of brain fog

Long Covid: Six risk factors increasing the likelihood of brain fog

SOME long Covid patients reporting brain fog have abnormal cerebrospinal fluid. The mechanism for long Covid could be similar to other diseases that have the s [...]

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thesun.co.uk 1 day ago
Watch PMQs LIVE at midday as Boris Johnson faces another grilling & Tory revolt

Watch PMQs LIVE at midday as Boris Johnson faces another grilling & Tory revolt

IT'S D-Day for Boris Johnson as he faces another fiery PMQs grilling and his own furious MPs knife him with a vote of no confidence.Dozens of newly-el

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scotsman.com 1 day ago

More hybrid working could be “next step” in the easing of restrictions says Kate Forbes

More Scots could return to the office from next month, with ministers “looking carefully” at the possibility of increased hybrid working.

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Cholesterol: These eight foods will lower your cholesterol levels

Cholesterol: These eight foods will lower your cholesterol levels

CHOLESTEROL is a type of fat that circulates around our system. One type of cholesterol is harmful, another type is beneficial. Too much of the harmful type of [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
How to boost your immunity: The 6 vitamins to take to fight off infections

How to boost your immunity: The 6 vitamins to take to fight off infections

THE IMMUNE SYSTEM protects your body from outside invaders that make you sick, so it's important to keep your immunity levels up. Here are six vitamins to take [...]

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Are you punishing yourself enough this January?

Are you punishing yourself enough this January?

WE’RE halfway through a month of gruelling self-improvement, from temperance to exercise to chugging oat milk. But are you hurting yourself enough?

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scotsman.com 1 day ago

Professor Jason Leitch says easing of restrictions must be gradual and gives update on free lateral flow tests

Professor Jason Leitch said the easing of restrictions should be gradual as he gave an interview after restrictions were eased in Scotland.

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Omicron: Two side effects of the Moderna jab that can make it difficult to sleep

Omicron: Two side effects of the Moderna jab that can make it difficult to sleep

TO PROTECT against Omicron, everyone over the age of 16 who have had two Covid jabs are due their coronavirus booster. One dosage you might not have had before [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Diabetes: The fat that may help ward of high blood sugar – new study

Diabetes: The fat that may help ward of high blood sugar – new study

THE NUMBER of people living with diabetes, both type 1 and type 2, is rising every year. As a result, there will be greater and greater demand on both the heal [...]

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scotsman.com 1 day ago
Covid Scotland: Taxi drivers 'pushed into debt' by slow rollout of payments

Covid Scotland: Taxi drivers 'pushed into debt' by slow rollout of payments

Taxi and private hire drivers have hit out at the Scottish Government’s slow rollout of Covid-19 support payments which were announced earlier this month.

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thesun.co.uk 1 day ago
Simple blood test can predict the patients most likely to die from Covid

Simple blood test can predict the patients most likely to die from Covid

A BLOOD test predicts the patients most likely to die from Covid. It identifies 14 proteins in the blood linked to survival, scientists say. Artificial Intelli [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Ashleigh Barty health: Tennis World No 1 on being 'aware of mental health' after battle

Ashleigh Barty health: Tennis World No 1 on being 'aware of mental health' after battle

ASHLEIGH BARTY is seeded as number one for women's singles in this year's Australian Open. The Australian world number one dominated the court in her first rou [...]

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thesun.co.uk 1 day ago
NHS A&E delays may have caused up to 12.5k deaths in 2021, study warns

NHS A&E delays may have caused up to 12.5k deaths in 2021, study warns

UP to 12,500 NHS patients may have died last year because they waited too long in A&E, a study warns. Researchers found the risk of death is up to 16 per cent [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Menopause: The three symptoms relating to your head which could indicate the condition

Menopause: The three symptoms relating to your head which could indicate the condition

Menopause remains a taboo subject with a lot of stigma attached. More information and understanding needs to be adhered to regarding the condition including an [...]

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dailymail.co.uk 1 day ago
Pfizer's antiviral Covid pill shows effectiveness against the Omicron

Pfizer's antiviral Covid pill shows effectiveness against the Omicron

Pfizer's Paxlovid showed an ability to prevent hospitalization and death from the Omicron Covid variant in three lab studies. The drug has been lauded as the b [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Supplements: The vitamin that may 'significantly' raise cancer risk when taken 'long term'

Supplements: The vitamin that may 'significantly' raise cancer risk when taken 'long term'

TAKING vitamin supplements can boost your health but most people should be able to get all the vitamins they need via their diet. This means of consumption may [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Crohn’s disease: The foods that can trigger your symptoms – what to avoid

Crohn’s disease: The foods that can trigger your symptoms – what to avoid

CROHN'S disease is a painful condition directly impacted by certain foods. With this in mind, what can and what can't you eat?

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
High cholesterol: Five fruits to add to your diet to help naturally lower your levels

High cholesterol: Five fruits to add to your diet to help naturally lower your levels

HIGH cholesterol is an insidious condition which lies dormant for many years with no obvious symptoms. Often, when it does strike it is too late. This is why e [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Can washing your hair too often lead to hair loss? Six male balding ‘myths’ debunked

Can washing your hair too often lead to hair loss? Six male balding ‘myths’ debunked

BALDING is a natural occurrence for many men, and is usually genetic or caused by hormonal changes. However, there are a number of "old wives tales" that some [...]

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express.co.uk 2 days ago
Type 2 diabetes: The three different types of urine waring of high blood sugar

Type 2 diabetes: The three different types of urine waring of high blood sugar

TYPE 2 diabetes will cause a number of symptoms felt and experienced on a variety of body parts. The colour and texture of urine is known to change when your b [...]

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express.co.uk 2 days ago
Long Covid: The complication leading to 'severe disruption to daily living'

Long Covid: The complication leading to 'severe disruption to daily living'

LOSS of taste and smell is one of the most distinctive symptoms identified in the early pandemic. The consequences of this could be more severe than people rea [...]

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newsletter.co.uk 2 days ago
Boris Johnson publicly apologises to Queen after Downing Street parties

Boris Johnson publicly apologises to Queen after Downing Street parties

Boris Johnson has publicly apologised to the Queen and the country over events in Downing Street on the eve of the Duke of Edinburgh’s funeral.

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express.co.uk 2 days ago
Vitamin B12 deficiency: The sore sign in your mouth you should never ignore

Vitamin B12 deficiency: The sore sign in your mouth you should never ignore

VITAMIN B12 is crucial for keeping your energy levels up, but many Britons aren't getting enough. How can you spot the symptoms of vitamin B12 deficiency?

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express.co.uk 2 days ago
High cholesterol: The oil found to have stronger benefits for cholesterol than olive oil

High cholesterol: The oil found to have stronger benefits for cholesterol than olive oil

OLIVE oil is often touted for it's cholesterol lowering properties, reducing the risk of heart disease. A competing product could have the same or stronger hea [...]

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scotsman.com 12 minutes ago
Covid Scotland: Care home isolation requirements eased

Covid Scotland: Care home isolation requirements eased

Covid-19 self-isolation requirements in care homes have been eased following a sustained campaign from relatives who branded them “ludicrous” and “unfair”.

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thesun.co.uk 1 hour ago
Omicron deaths have peaked and will start to drop within days, scientists say

Omicron deaths have peaked and will start to drop within days, scientists say

COVID deaths in England are peaking and will soon start to drop, top government advisers claim. Projections from the SPI-M modelling group, shown to ministers [...]

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express.co.uk 1 hour ago
Lung cancer symptoms: What a lung cancer cough sounds like

Lung cancer symptoms: What a lung cancer cough sounds like

LUNG CANCER is the third most common cancer in the UK, with almost 50 thousand people being diagnosed in Britain every year. What are the symptoms to watch out [...]

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Stormont could lift Covid restrictions in two phases

Stormont could lift Covid restrictions in two phases

The Stormont Executive is considering the lifting of coronavirus restrictions in two phases, it’s been reported.

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express.co.uk 2 hours ago
Weight loss: The treatment doctors warn against - 'should be last resort'

Weight loss: The treatment doctors warn against - 'should be last resort'

SEARCH demand for gastric sleeve treatments has more than trebled in the past year, leading a medical expert to issue a warning.

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express.co.uk 4 hours ago
Dementia: New treatment trialled that could prevent the degenerative brain condition

Dementia: New treatment trialled that could prevent the degenerative brain condition

ALONGSIDE other conditions such diabetes and Parkinson's disease, cases of dementia are going up. Dementia, in all its forms, is currently incurable. Every yea [...]

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express.co.uk 4 hours ago
Diabetes: The 49p ingredient that could lower blood sugar levels

Diabetes: The 49p ingredient that could lower blood sugar levels

FOR DIABETES patients, blood sugar control is one of the most crucial aspects of managing the condition. Dangerously high levels of blood glucose - another ter [...]

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express.co.uk 5 hours ago
The mineral your immune system needs to fight cancer - deficiency could increase your risk

The mineral your immune system needs to fight cancer - deficiency could increase your risk

A DIETARY mineral is involved in allowing immune cells to function. Deficiency increases the risk of multiple diseases.

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express.co.uk 5 hours ago
Fatty liver disease: Best diet to avoid the serious condition according to research

Fatty liver disease: Best diet to avoid the serious condition according to research

COOL seas, warm air, blazing sun, holidays. These are all associations people may have with the Mediterranean. What they may not associate with this warm part [...]

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express.co.uk 5 hours ago
Dr Amir shares 'better' options for face masks as he urges 'Don't rely just on vaccines'

Dr Amir shares 'better' options for face masks as he urges 'Don't rely just on vaccines'

THE CORONAVIRUS pandemic saw a boom in mask manufacturing. From various types to different styles, there are hundreds of face masks to choose from. However, th [...]

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express.co.uk 7 hours ago
Covid: Could mothers pass on the virus through their breast milk? Study looks at risk

Covid: Could mothers pass on the virus through their breast milk? Study looks at risk

NEW RESEARCH from UCLA has examined whether COVID-19 can be transmitted through breastfeeding.

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independent.co.uk 7 hours ago
Ex-banker NHS chair must ‘get up to speed’ on social care, MPs warn

Ex-banker NHS chair must ‘get up to speed’ on social care, MPs warn

MPs approve government’s preferred choice for £63,000 part-time role but say decision was not unanimous

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express.co.uk 7 hours ago
 Covid: WHO recommends common medication to ease severe symptoms of disease

Covid: WHO recommends common medication to ease severe symptoms of disease

IN THE two years the pandemic has been ongoing, a doctor's ability to treat the condition has improved immensely. Now they have a range of treatments at their [...]

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expressandstar.com 10 hours ago
Region's hospital intensive care beds dominated by unvaccinated patients

Region's hospital intensive care beds dominated by unvaccinated patients

Almost 70 per cent of Covid intensive care patients in hospitals in the Midlands are unvaccinated, according to a leading health official.

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expressandstar.com 10 hours ago
Surge of Covid patients expected at region's hospitals in next 'three to four weeks'

Surge of Covid patients expected at region's hospitals in next 'three to four weeks'

A surge of Covid patients are expected to be admitted to hospitals in the Black Country and West Birmingham over the next month, health chiefs have warned.

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thesun.co.uk 14 hours ago
Covid PCR tests could be replaced with X RAYS that are almost 100% accurate

Covid PCR tests could be replaced with X RAYS that are almost 100% accurate

COVID PCR tests could be replaced with X-rays that are almost 100 per cent accurate and can give results within minutes. Scientists at the University of the We [...]

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thesun.co.uk 15 hours ago
Boris RIPS UP covid rules as work from home, facemasks & vaccine passport to END

Boris RIPS UP covid rules as work from home, facemasks & vaccine passport to END

BORIS Johnson yesterday announced he’s scrapping almost all of England’s Covid restrictions in a huge boost to millions of Brits. The PM said he’s binning all [...]

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dailymail.co.uk 16 hours ago
Clunky plaster casts really ARE best for broken bones, study finds

Clunky plaster casts really ARE best for broken bones, study finds

Healing a broken wrist with a plaster cast is cheaper and safer than using surgical metal pins to hold the bones together and delivers the same outcome new res [...]

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express.co.uk 17 hours ago
Hair loss: The hot oil-infused herb proven to significantly promote hair regrowth

Hair loss: The hot oil-infused herb proven to significantly promote hair regrowth

HAIR loss is a part of life and one of the many downsides of ageing. When the conditions strikes, many turn to costly and painful procedures but according to s [...]

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Ms Hunter posted pictures of herself on social media in what appeared to be a mo [...]

Ms Hunter posted pictures of herself on social media in what appeared to be a mo [...]

Ms Hunter posted pictures of herself on social media in what appeared to be a mobile home, along with the message: “Grateful for the weekend off — two happy ca [...]

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expressandstar.com 20 hours ago
Covid: Walsall Council response team getting unused holiday pay

Covid: Walsall Council response team getting unused holiday pay

“Crucial” staff who aided a borough's response to the coronavirus crisis clocked up hundreds of days of unused holidays as they worked through the pandemic.

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express.co.uk 21 hours ago
Stroke: 'Subtle' signs of a 'silent' stroke - 'warning signs' may not be 'obvious'

Stroke: 'Subtle' signs of a 'silent' stroke - 'warning signs' may not be 'obvious'

A STROKE is a serious life-threatening medical condition that happens when the blood supply to part of the brain is cut off. If you suspect you or someone else [...]

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Northern Ireland Covid self-isolation period to be reduced from 7 days to 5

Northern Ireland Covid self-isolation period to be reduced from 7 days to 5

The self-isolation period for those who test positive for Covid-19 is to be reduced from seven days to five days, First Minister Paul Givan has confirmed.

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independent.co.uk 22 hours ago
Plan B rules are scrapped — but NHS chief warns virus hasn’t ‘magically disappeared’

Plan B rules are scrapped — but NHS chief warns virus hasn’t ‘magically disappeared’

‘The government will regret sending the wrong signal for political expediency’, says nursing chief

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express.co.uk 22 hours ago
Omicron variant: The 'mild to moderate' symptoms 'despite' getting booster jab - Lancet

Omicron variant: The 'mild to moderate' symptoms 'despite' getting booster jab - Lancet

THE BEST defence against the Omicron variant is to get a booster dose of a Covid vaccine. Although mounting evidence suggests three shots of a Covid vaccine sl [...]

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express.co.uk 23 hours ago
Statins side effects: The signs in your mouth and throat - when to call your GP

Statins side effects: The signs in your mouth and throat - when to call your GP

STATINS are a group of medicines that are used to lower the cholesterol in your blood, helping to prevent heart disease and stroke. Like all medications, stati [...]

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express.co.uk 23 hours ago
Stroke: The healthy food that may increase the risk of stroke by 41% - limit intake

Stroke: The healthy food that may increase the risk of stroke by 41% - limit intake

STROKE is one of the leading causes of death around the world, affecting millions of people annually. Those who don't succumb to the condition are often left d [...]

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thesun.co.uk 23 hours ago
I'm a doctor and here's how your partner’s farts can be dangerous to your health

I'm a doctor and here's how your partner’s farts can be dangerous to your health

FARTINING, passing wind, letting one go or having a trump, whatever you call it, it’s completely natural. But one doctor has warned that your partner’s stinky [...]

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scotsman.com 1 day ago
In the last 24 hours 8,495 new coronavirus cases and 29 more deaths were recorded in Scotland

In the last 24 hours 8,495 new coronavirus cases and 29 more deaths were recorded in Scotland

In the last 24 hours Scotland has recorded 8,495 new cases of Covid-19 and 29 additional deaths of people who had tested positive for the virus.

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
How to live longer: The easy exercise that could improve brain activity

How to live longer: The easy exercise that could improve brain activity

RESEARCHERS at Michigan State have found a new exercise that can help error prone people to better manage their lives.

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Blood clots: Four skin changes in the arms and legs that are warning signs

Blood clots: Four skin changes in the arms and legs that are warning signs

DEEP vein thrombosis (DVT) is a type of blood clot that develops in the legs or arms. The "dangerous" condition might require a prompt call to 999, so be aware [...]

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Is it safe to go back to the office? We asked the experts

Is it safe to go back to the office? We asked the experts

The government has reintroduced Plan A measures, asking people to return to the office

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scotsman.com 1 day ago
Covid Scotland: Fewer than half of Covid hospitalisations 'because of' virus, report suggests

Covid Scotland: Fewer than half of Covid hospitalisations 'because of' virus, report suggests

Fewer than half of hospital patients “with” Covid in Scotland have been admitted because of the virus, analysis from Public Health Scotland (PHS) suggests.

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thesun.co.uk 1 day ago
Molly-Mae saved my life - her cancer scare led me to a heartbreaking discovery

Molly-Mae saved my life - her cancer scare led me to a heartbreaking discovery

A MUM says Love Islander Molly-Mae Hague saved her life after urging people to “check for lumps”. Hannah Bolton, 31, made a heartbreaking discovery minutes aft [...]

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thesun.co.uk 1 day ago
Boris Johnson SCRAPS working from home and vaccine passports from next Wednesday

Boris Johnson SCRAPS working from home and vaccine passports from next Wednesday

BORIS Johnson today announced Plan B WILL be completely scrapped back next Wednesday. Hated vaccine passports will be dumped along with the guidance to work fr [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
High blood pressure: The popular drink which may lower hypertension ‘immediately’

High blood pressure: The popular drink which may lower hypertension ‘immediately’

HIGH blood pressure describes the force of your blood against your arteries that is high enough to cause health problems, including heart attacks and strokes. [...]

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thesun.co.uk 1 day ago
Mild bout of Omicron can trigger nasty side-effect for MONTHS, experts warn

Mild bout of Omicron can trigger nasty side-effect for MONTHS, experts warn

A MILD bout of Omicron can trigger a nasty side effect for months, experts have warned. It could interfere with work and daily tasks. But for most, it will be [...]

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thesun.co.uk 1 day ago
Lateral flow tests ‘don’t work as well in kids’ - 3 ways you’re doing them WRONG

Lateral flow tests ‘don’t work as well in kids’ - 3 ways you’re doing them WRONG

CORONAVIRUS lateral flow tests don’t work as well on children, a new report has revealed. The findings suggest that the swabs only pick up 64 per cent of infec [...]

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dailymail.co.uk 1 day ago
Heart function recovered quickly in children MIS-C

Heart function recovered quickly in children MIS-C

US researchers studied 120 children struck down by multi-system inflammatory syndrome. The illness causes sore rashes, as was the case for West Midlands toddle [...]

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thesun.co.uk 1 day ago
Omicron ‘epicentre’ shifts as cases fall - is your area on the hotspot list?

Omicron ‘epicentre’ shifts as cases fall - is your area on the hotspot list?

THE epicentre of coronavirus infections has shifted in the UK as cases continue to fall across the country, data has revealed. All 377 local authority areas ha [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
 Kathy Bates health: Actress 'went berserk' after diagnosis of 'incurable' condition

Kathy Bates health: Actress 'went berserk' after diagnosis of 'incurable' condition

KATHY BATES is a recognisable and popular American actress. Having had success on both stage and screen, the star's breakthrough role was in the tense psycholo [...]

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The seven ‘unusual’ Omicron symptoms affecting your EYES you must not ignore

The seven ‘unusual’ Omicron symptoms affecting your EYES you must not ignore

THE first sign you have Omicron could be in your eyes, doctors have revealed. Covid has been shown to cause a vast number of symptoms in those infected, from a [...]

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The 5 symptoms that are more common in Omicron cases

The 5 symptoms that are more common in Omicron cases

WE’VE gotten used to looking out for a cough, fever and loss of smell or taste. But as Covid has evolved, so has the symptoms it inflicts on its victims. New d [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Supplements: The best way to store vitamins to keep them at optimal effectiveness

Supplements: The best way to store vitamins to keep them at optimal effectiveness

AT THIS time of year, when the days are cold and there are viruses circulating, it is recommended that we try to strengthen our immune systems as much as possi [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Skin cancer: Vaccine could bolster defences against the deadly disease

Skin cancer: Vaccine could bolster defences against the deadly disease

ULTRAVIOLET radiation is the most common cause of skin cancer. A mRNA vaccine could offer a new preventive treatment by protecting against this radiation.

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'I cried when I was diagnosed with diabetes': How one man overcame adversity to achieve his life ambitions

'I cried when I was diagnosed with diabetes': How one man overcame adversity to achieve his life ambitions

Richard Tyler-Bemand has found life difficult living with diabetes. After being diagnosed at the age of nine, at a time when so little was understood

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Covid Scotland: Government urged to end work from home advice

Covid Scotland: Government urged to end work from home advice

The Scottish Government has been urged to end advice to work from home “as urgently as possible”.

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Three-quarters of side effects related to Covid jabs could be 'all in the head'

Three-quarters of side effects related to Covid jabs could be 'all in the head'

UP TO three-quarters of side effects caused by the Covid jab might be “all in the head”, experts say. A landmark new study from scientists at Harvard reveals m [...]

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dailymail.co.uk 1 day ago
Waiting 6 hours in A&E before can raise your risk of dying,

Waiting 6 hours in A&E before can raise your risk of dying,

A&E delays of over six hours contribute to one extra patient death per 82 patients new research from the Royal College of Emergency Medicine suggests, and this [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
Dementia symptoms: The warning sign of decline that’s more pronounced ‘later in the day’

Dementia symptoms: The warning sign of decline that’s more pronounced ‘later in the day’

DEMENTIA is a sinister condition that currently afflicts 850,000 people in the UK. No treatment is able to stop the disease's progression, but early detection [...]

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Daily Covid drop by 20% as data shows booster rollout IS helping to beat virus

Daily Covid drop by 20% as data shows booster rollout IS helping to beat virus

THE Covid-19 pandemic is nearly over as far as the UK is concerned, the World Health Organisation has declared. Infections and hospital cases are falling acros [...]

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Smokers trying to quit will be prescribed e-cigarettes on the NHS in months

Smokers trying to quit will be prescribed e-cigarettes on the NHS in months

SMOKERS trying to quit will be prescribed e-cigs on the NHS in months. It is part of a crackdown on tobacco addiction by Health Secretary Sajid Javid, who enjo [...]

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Covid-19: BMA chief Dr Tom Black urges cautious return to normality

Covid-19: BMA chief Dr Tom Black urges cautious return to normality

Medics are hoping for something of a return to normality with the worst of the omicron wave of coronavirus infections now believed to be behind us in Northern [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
High cholesterol symptoms: The warning sign that 'typically occurs' around the eyelids

High cholesterol symptoms: The warning sign that 'typically occurs' around the eyelids

HIGH cholesterol is a pernicious condition that paves the way to having a heart attack if left untreated. Although it is commonly branded the "silent killer", [...]

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scotsman.com 1 day ago
Here are the 11 areas with the highest Covid rates as Nicola Sturgeon announces restrictions on hospitality will lift

Here are the 11 areas with the highest Covid rates as Nicola Sturgeon announces restrictions on hospitality will lift

Here are the 11 areas in Scotland with the highest Covid-19 rates this week following Nicola Sturgeon announcing in parliament that restrictions will ease from [...]

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express.co.uk 1 day ago
AstraZeneca vaccine: EMA adds new 'adverse' side effect to vaccine - symptoms to spot

AstraZeneca vaccine: EMA adds new 'adverse' side effect to vaccine - symptoms to spot

THE ASTRAZENECA vaccine has been mired in controversy over reports of a rare blood clotting side effect, despite occurrences being vanishingly rare. Now the Eu [...]

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Northern Ireland should follow Scotland and ‘spell out’ end of Covid restrictions, say local retail bodies

Northern Ireland should follow Scotland and ‘spell out’ end of Covid restrictions, say local retail bodies

Northern Ireland should “outline a roadmap” towards removing Covid-19 restrictions and “spell out” when sectors can fully reopen, according to several local in [...]

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express.co.uk 2 days ago
Flu: Moderna wants to launch vaccine to fight two diseases at once

Flu: Moderna wants to launch vaccine to fight two diseases at once

THE phrase ‘kill two birds with one stone' originates in Greek mythology from the story of Daedalus and Icarus. Today it means to achieve two things by doing a [...]

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scotsman.com 2 days ago
Restrictions on indoor events and hospitality to be scrapped from Monday as no extension to vaccine passports announced

Restrictions on indoor events and hospitality to be scrapped from Monday as no extension to vaccine passports announced

Restrictions on indoor events and hospitality which have been in place since Boxing Day will be scrapped from Monday, Nicola Sturgeon has announced.

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scotsman.com 2 days ago
Outsourcing will leave Scotland's National Care Service 'botched before it's created' as union calls for immediate end of practice

Outsourcing will leave Scotland's National Care Service 'botched before it's created' as union calls for immediate end of practice

Unite’s Scottish deputy Mary Alexander said the union was “deeply concerned” about the destination of several private contracts linked to the flagship SNP poli [...]

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thesun.co.uk 2 days ago
Nurse, 31, reveals little-known 'torturous' Covid side effect

Nurse, 31, reveals little-known 'torturous' Covid side effect

WHEN nurse Marianna Cisneros caught Covid in July 2020, she didn’t think she’d be knocked down so severely by the virus. But over a year after being infected, [...]

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