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Are nurses the new doctors?
With pressure growing on the NHS, nurses are taking on more and more of the responsibilities of doctors. Could this be the way to make stretched resources stretch even further?
Artificial leg allows patient to feel
Scientists in Austria have created an artificial leg which allows the amputee to feel lifelike sensations from their foot.
Obesity – the ticking time bomb which starts young
Figures on obesity levels of children in England underline again the scale of the challenge facing policymakers.