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Prevention better than cure in Cuban healthcare system - BBC News

Prevention better than cure in Cuban healthcare system - BBC News | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
Compulsory annual medical check-ups are yielding impressive results in Cuba.
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Kent NHS 'to send surgery patients to France' - BBC News

Kent NHS 'to send surgery patients to France' - BBC News | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
NHS patients in Kent could soon have surgery at a hospital in Calais under a deal being finalised by health commissioners.
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Egg freezing: can you really put babies 'on ice'?

Egg freezing: can you really put babies 'on ice'? | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
With more women opting to have their eggs frozen as a fertility insurance policy, experts are asking if they are being misguided
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Australia to stop welfare cash of anti-vaccine parents

Australia to stop welfare cash of anti-vaccine parents | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
The Australian government announces its intention to stop welfare payments to parents who refuse to vaccinate their children.
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The myths about food and pregnancy

The myths about food and pregnancy | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
Pregnant women are often told what to eat and what to avoid but sound advice can get lost in a mix of badly-reported science and old wives' tales.
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Diabetes breakthrough hailed as Australian boy given artificial pancreas

Diabetes breakthrough hailed as Australian boy given artificial pancreas | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
Four-year-old Xavier Hames of Perth the first person in the world to be fitted with insulin pump to prevent hypoglycaemia attacks
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The rise of the BABY VIKINGS

The rise of the BABY VIKINGS | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
British journalist Jessica McCallin, who was in her mid-30s when she conceived her daughter Freya, now three, using Danish donor sperm.
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'Punished for my vanity': Miss BumBum model on cosmetic op horror

'Punished for my vanity': Miss BumBum model on cosmetic op horror | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: In her first interview, Brazilian model Andressa Urach, 27, reveals the full horror of her ordeal after she nearly died from chemical implants.
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Plastic Surgery Horror: Gorgeous Chinese Actress’ Post Surgery Face Will Shock You - The DailyPedia

Plastic Surgery Horror: Gorgeous Chinese Actress’ Post Surgery Face Will Shock You - The DailyPedia | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
Fanny Sieh, a once stunning celebrity, underwent several extensive plastic surgery operations. Her unbelievable transformation will shock you.
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Food poisoning: Queensland Health shuts down restaurant

Food poisoning: Queensland Health shuts down restaurant | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
About 80 people affected by suspected salmonella outbreak at a Chinese restaurant at Springwood, just south of Brisbane
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Farrah Abraham lands in the ER after lip injections gone very wrong

Farrah Abraham lands in the ER after lip injections gone very wrong | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
The MTV star had her breasts enhanced in 2013.
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Flu Becomes an Epidemic in the U.S. With 15 Child Deaths

Flu Becomes an Epidemic in the U.S. With 15 Child Deaths | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
This season's flu strain has mutated and made vaccines less effective
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Twins Born in 2 Different Years Celebrate 1st Birthday

Twins Born in 2 Different Years Celebrate 1st Birthday | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
Twins Hannah and Danielle Reed get separate birthday celebrations.
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Call to improve radiotherapy access around world - BBC News

Call to improve radiotherapy access around world - BBC News | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
Millions of people globally have died unnecessarily from cancers that could have been treated by radiotherapy, according to doctors.
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Kent NHS 'to send surgery patients to France' - BBC News

Kent NHS 'to send surgery patients to France' - BBC News | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
NHS patients in Kent could soon have surgery at a hospital in Calais under a deal being finalised by health commissioners.
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Pregnant migrants in Europe lack basic healthcare: medical charity

Pregnant migrants in Europe lack basic healthcare: medical charity | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
More than half of the pregnant immigrant women seen by a medical charity in European clinics lack access to basic healthcare and permission to reside, the charity said on Monday. Because of their illegal status, two thirds of the women restricted their movements for fear of arrest, hindering their access to antenatal care. The charity Doctors of the World interviewed more than 300 pregnant women in clinics from Belgium to Turkey. More than half had no access to antenatal care prior to consulting
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The global south has free trade to thank for its obesity and diabetes epidemic | Ramón Vera Herrera

The global south has free trade to thank for its obesity and diabetes epidemic | Ramón Vera Herrera | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
Junk food companies seeking growth markets are flooding poor countries with cheap, unhealthy food. And the consequences are devastating
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Why the NHS must learn lessons from abroad

Why the NHS must learn lessons from abroad | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
Studying how other countries around the world deliver healthcare could result in better treatment for patients
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Bloomberg View: plastic surgery risks turn toxic in Brazil - BizNews.com

Bloomberg View: plastic surgery risks turn toxic in Brazil - BizNews.com | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
A Brazilian beauty contestant suffered massive infection after serial plastic surgery, requiring hospitalisation in an isolation ward.
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The Future of Medicine Is in Your Smartphone

The Future of Medicine Is in Your Smartphone | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
From smartphone attachments that can diagnose an ear infection to apps that can monitor mental health, new tools are tilting health-care control from doctors to patients.
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Brazil unveils new rules to curb country's caesarean 'epidemic'

Brazil unveils new rules to curb country's caesarean 'epidemic' | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
Health insurance companies in Brazil will now be required to provide clients with information about percentage of caesarean births performed in the country
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Miss BumBum runner-up reveals horrific results of fillers which 'rotted tissue'

Miss BumBum runner-up reveals horrific results of fillers which 'rotted tissue' | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
Warning: Graphic images.
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British couple 'face $200,000 hospital bill' after baby born early in New York

British couple 'face $200,000 hospital bill' after baby born early in New York | International Treatment News | Scoop.it
Lincolnshire couple launch fundraising page in voice of son Dax and say lack of insurance could prove costly as baby stays in Lenox Hill hospital
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