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Churchill Hospital chemotherapy treatment 'unsustainable'

Cancer care at an NHS specialist hospital is becoming “unsustainable” because of staff shortages, its boss has warned. A memo to Oxford’s Churchill Hospital staff, which was leaked to The Times, said chemotherapy cycles could be cut. The memo from ...

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As Malaria Resists Treatment, Experts Warn of Global Crisis

Advertisement BU GIA MAP, Vietnam — When Tran Viet Hung was a soldier patrolling these forested hills in southern Vietnam six years ago, he came down with a fever and chills. He tested positive for malaria and spent a few ...

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Sick baby's treatment 'should continue', High Court told

A mother and father are fighting a High Court battle to stop their eight-month-old son’s life support machine being switched off. Isaiah Hasstrup is brain damaged and dependent on a ventilator to keep him alive at King’s College Hospital, London. ...

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Margaret Atwood’s ‘Alias Grace’ gets Hollywood treatment

NEW YORK: Another Margaret Atwood novel is getting the Hollywood treatment, this time on Netflix.In “Alias Grace,” a six-episode Netflix miniseries based on Atwood’s historical novel, an Irish immigrant working as a maid in Canada in the 1840s is accused ...

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Kevin Spacey to Seek Treatment as Assault Accusations Grow

LONDON — Kevin Spacey’s publicist has announced that the actor is seeking treatment, as reports emerged that the London theater where he had long been artistic director turned a blind eye to allegations of his sexual misconduct. After reports this ...

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U.S. says it is considering sanctions over Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States is taking steps and considering a range of further actions over Myanmar’s treatment of its Rohingya Muslim minority, including targeted sanctions under its Global Magnitsky law, the State Department said on Monday. Rohingya refugee ...

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Gaza conjoined twins 'need life saving treatment abroad'

The lives of a pair of conjoined twins are in jeopardy unless they are able to leave the Palestinian territory of Gaza, their doctor has warned. Shifa Hospital’s Alam Abu Hamda said the “complicated condition” of the baby girls could ...

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