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'Tape measure test' call on diabetes

People are being urged to take out the tape measure to assess their risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

Minister wants UK animal tests ban

Norman Baker - the minister in charge of regulating animal experiments - tells the BBC he wants a total ban on them.

S Leone declares Ebola emergency

Sierra Leone's president declares a public health emergency to curb the deadly Ebola outbreak and order epicentres of the disease to be quarantined.

Drug-resistant malaria 'widespread'

Drug-resistant malaria is spreading in South East Asia, and has now reached the Cambodia-Thailand border, according to a study.

UK border staff 'not ready' for Ebola

Immigration and customs staff feel unprepared to deal with people arriving in the UK with suspected cases of the Ebola virus, a union leader warns.

'E-cigs less harm than cigarettes'

An analysis of the current evidence available on e-cigarettes suggests they are safer than conventional cigarettes.
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