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'My mother tried to abort me'

Tue, 06/05/2018 - 00:15
Melissa Ohden was 14 when she learned she survived a failed abortion.
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Northern Ireland abortion law debate backed by MPs

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 20:29
Government ministers are among those who stand to support Stella Creasy's call for a debate.
Categories: Health

Tessa Jowell: Her last campaign

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 20:29
The late Dame Tessa Jowell successfully campaigned for better access to cancer treatment on the NHS after being diagnosed herself.
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World Cup fans advised to get MMR jab

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 18:52
A surge in measles cases in Russia means football fans should protect themselves before travelling.
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'Remarkable' therapy beats terminal breast cancer

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 16:00
Judy Perkins had been given three months to live, but two years later there is no sign of cancer in her body.
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Baby decapitated due to doctor's actions

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 14:26
A tribunal rules that the 43-year-old chose the wrong method to deliver the baby in Dundee in 2014.
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School meal smoothie ban in obesity fight

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 11:21
Fruit juices could also disappear from school lunch menus, while the amount of fruit and vegetables increase.
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Pencader student drops out over loss of care allowance

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 01:30
A young carer who dropped out of college because she would lose her allowance wants a change in the law.
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'I thought if I was fat nobody could see that I was evil'

Mon, 06/04/2018 - 00:26
One woman explains how she used binge-eating and obesity to cope with being abused as a child.
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