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Ebola could hit again and we would hardly do better – MSF

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Dakar – The Ebola epidemic could flare up again in West Africa and health authorities are no better equipped to control it than they were a year ago, the head of medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres said on Saturday. “The reality today is if Ebola were to hit on scale it did in August and September, we would hardly do ...

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Women urged to try for a baby before 30

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Women who want children should start trying before they turn 30, a top UK fertility doctor has said. Professor Geeta Nargund has written to education secretary Nicky Morgan calling for fertility lessons to be included in the national curriculum. According to The Mail On Sunday, the letter recounts the ‘shock and agony’ she all too often witnesses when women realise ...

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Low levels of vitamin E in our bodies could lead to brain damage

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We already know how important vitamin E is for our skin, eyes and a strong immune system, but new research suggests it is also vital in maintaining a healthy and well-functioning brain. Researchers at Oregon State University found that a diet lacking in adequate levels of vitamin E could lead to neurological damage – by cutting off the supply of ...

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