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13 Red Flag Cancer Symptoms

We are often told that catching cancer in its early stages can greatly increase the chances of recovery and even survival. Despite this, new research has found that half of adults with possible symptoms of the disease do not contact their GP within the first six months of illness, The sun reported. A YouGov survey

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Crater in pharmaceutical stocks as investors brace for legal action

Shares of GlaxoSmithKline, Sanofi and Haleon all sold off sharply this week, losing tens of billions in market value, amid investor fear of possible US lawsuits centered on the popular heartburn drug Zantac. It’s a known issue that’s been languishing in the background for years, but investor concern exploded this week as the first court

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A bittersweet healthcare win for Democrats

Democrats are widely expected to lose control of one or both chambers in November, and MPs are aware that today’s vote on the Inflation Reduction Act could be their last chance for a while to pass major reforms to America’s health care system. In 2020, the party campaigned on universal health insurance coverage, whether through

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Chemicals in cookware linked to 350% increase in liver cancer risk

There is growing evidence that regular exposure to “forever” man-made chemicals, which are used in a variety of household products, is linked to increased rates of cancer. The term “forever” chemicals refers to the more than 4,700 available types of perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl, or PFAS, substances widely used in manufacturing industries — so named because

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