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Visa rules for trainee GPs need urgent reform | Letter
Letter: Dr Euan Strachan-Orr of the British Medical Association highlights simple ways in which the government could ensure we don’t lose the skills of foreign-born trainee doctors

Letters

19, May, 2022 @4:46 PM

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Treasured objects of a northern childhood | Brief letters
Brief letters: Byker Bridge bonding | Nitwit generator | Dissolution of parliament | Keir Starmer in court | Beer on your breakfast

Letters

19, May, 2022 @4:40 PM

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‘I got fed up with my students ending up in prison or dead’: the teacher fighting to end school exclusions
Appalled by the damage of zero-tolerance behaviour policies that see ever more pupils thrown out of class, and often education, Zahra Bei founded a campaign focusing on racial justice

Sally Weale

19, May, 2022 @1:00 PM

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Roy Haddon obituary
Other lives: Long-serving general manager of York Housing Association

Ava Easton

19, May, 2022 @12:17 PM

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NHS reports ‘alarming’ rise in hospital admissions for eating disorders
Experts describe increase to 24,268 in England as alarming, with particularly stark rise among males

Andrew Gregory Health editor

18, May, 2022 @11:01 PM

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More than 42m UK adults ‘will be overweight by 2040’
Poorest set to be hit hardest by obesity crisis, Cancer Research says, as MPs accused of ‘kicking can down road’

Andrew Gregory Health editor

18, May, 2022 @11:01 PM

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Injured women face discrimination over life-saving drugs, say researchers
Female patients in England and Wales half as likely to receive TXA, which cuts risk of bleeding to death by 30%, as injured men

Linda Geddes Science correspondent

18, May, 2022 @10:30 PM

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Midnight sitting of NSW upper house fails to resolve debate over assisted dying bill
Amendments made during marathon 12-hour sitting mean bill must return to lower house before becoming law

Michael McGowan

18, May, 2022 @8:18 PM

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New Order singer criticises ‘ludicrous’ NHS mental health waiting lists
People in crisis can’t wait 18 months, says Bernard Sumner at suicide prevention event in parliament

Robert Booth Social affairs correspondent

18, May, 2022 @6:35 PM

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Ban on solariums in England would save hundreds of lives from skin cancer, study finds
Scientists who were instrumental in sunbeds being banned in Australia are helping UK researchers to try to reduce melanoma cases

Melissa Davey Medical editor

18, May, 2022 @5:30 PM

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The NHS bowel cancer test might save your life, but don’t rely solely on it | Letters
Letters: Michelle Gibson says the ‘poo in the post’ home test kit missed her symptoms, while Christine Ronaldson says it allowed her illness to be spotted early

Letters

18, May, 2022 @5:05 PM

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A scandalous lack of research on periods and painful conditions that affect women | Brief letters
Brief letters: Menstruation and medicine | Cartoon credit | The Queen’s Oyster card | Where dogs in the water are not cool

Letters

18, May, 2022 @5:02 PM

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