People with diabetes face increased risk of infections and death

Diabetes patients have an increased risk of suffering serious infections or death compared to the general public, new research has shown.

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What medical breakthroughs are imminent?

Professor Sanjeev Krishna, of the Institute of Infection and Immunity at St George’s, has taken part in a roundtable discussion previewing the medical breakthroughs we can anticipate in the coming year and beyond.

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Stores help fund sudden heart death research

A Halloween fund raising campaign by staff at the convenience stores chain McColl’s helps fund vital research to prevent sudden cardiac deaths.

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Experts reveal how exercise is key to successfully quitting smoking

New research has confirmed that exercise can help smokers finally kick the habit.

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Regular take-aways linked to increase risk of heart disease in children

Children who regularly eat take-away meals may be increasing their risk factors for heart disease, suggests new research.

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