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US healthcare bill: Trump issues Friday vote ultimatum
The president demands a make-or-break vote on Friday on a new healthcare bill to replace Obamacare.
Downton Abbey's Jessica Brown Findlay opens up about eating disorder
Actress "felt alone" but decided to talk about her struggles with body image in public.
British scientists in world-first TB breakthrough
British scientists say they now isolate different strains and so diagnose sufferers within days.
Discovery enables 'mass produced blood'
Lab-made blood could solve the shortage of some blood types.
Major pancreatic cancer study launched
A new pancreatic cancer project is to find ways to speed up scientific discovery to improve the survival rates of patients.
The woman with 'butterfly skin' says she feels 'blessed'
Assya was given 24 hours to live when she was born, but she is now approaching her 30th birthday.
Drug 'reverses' ageing in animal tests
Mice had more stamina, hair and improved organ function with the drug.
Africa health: Rotavirus vaccine could save 500,000 children a year
The Indian vaccine, which protects against gastroenteritis caused by rotavirus, was tested in Niger.
Bed delay transfer figures reveal areas worst affected
Social care pressures blamed for delays in releasing people from hospital.
Teenage pregnancies down to record low
Conceptions among under 18s are at their lowest level since 1969, official stats show.

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