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Bill Gates: Ebola crisis handling had lack of 'clarity'
BBC Health : January 19, 2017, 12:17 pm
Bill Gates backs vaccine project which could prevent epidemics like Ebola spreading
Nairn cataract patient's 12-month waiting time criticised at FMQs
BBC Health : January 19, 2017, 8:40 am
A woman faces a minimum wait of 12 months for a consultation about surgery for a cataract, MSPs have heard.
Drug cost-saving plans may hit patients
BBC Health : January 19, 2017, 4:56 am
Patients in England may face delays getting new drugs or go without them under NHS cost-cutting plans.
'Huge leap' in prostate cancer testing
BBC Health : January 19, 2017, 4:02 am
A quarter of men "could be spared invasive prostate biopsies" if gland was scanned first.
BBC Health : January 19, 2017, 2:25 am
Naima Houder-Mohammed believed Robert O Young, the father of the alkaline diet, could cure her. It didn't turn out as she hoped.