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Immune discovery ‘may treat all cancer’

Image copyright Science Photo Library Image caption The new technique could kill a wide range of cancer cells, including breast and prostate A newly-discovered part of our immune system could be harnessed to treat all…


New China virus: Your questions answered

Image copyright EPA/WU HONG Image caption People wear masks near the Tiananmen Gate Tower in Beijing, China Over the weekend, the number of people infected with a new virus in China has tripled. The outbreak…


Blue Monday: Why it’s a ‘load of rubbish’

Image copyright Getty Images Christmas is over, it’s cold and dark outside and that summer holiday seems like a world away. Blue Monday — also known as the most depressing day of the year —…



‘Dad died violent death in dementia care unit’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionJohn O’Reilly died a week after being pushed by another patient at a dementia care unit in County Armagh The daughter of a man with dementia who…


HPV puts ‘strain’ on millennial sex and dating

Image copyright Science Photo Library Image caption Both girls and boys can now have HPV vaccines Mercedes was so confident her smear test would come back clear that she was chatting to a friend on…