Current international breast cancer surgery guidelines need urgent revision, according to a meta-analysis of 68 studies

Guidelines on breast cancer surgery need revision, find Manchester researchers

Current international breast cancer surgery guidelines need urgent revision, according to a meta-analysis of 68 studies comprising 112,140 patients by University of Manchester researchers. The...

COVID tooth extraction backlog: Fears for kids’ teeth as hospital procedures plummet during pandemic

The number of teeth extractions – which have to take place in a hospital under general anaesthetic - due to decay carried out has...

Government falling a decade behind in smokeless target

The UK government is almost a decade behind achieving its target for England to be smokefree by 2030, a new report published by Cancer...

“Go for your cervical screening test – it really could save your life”

Cancer survivor Hayley from Stockport is speaking out about having cervical cancer to raise awareness during Cervical Cancer Prevention Week which runs from 23...

Mediterranean diet associated with decreased risk of dementia

Eating a traditional Mediterranean-type diet – rich in foods such as seafood, fruit, and nuts – may help reduce the risk of dementia by...

New research reveals why some children may be slower to learn words than others.

New research from University of East Anglia reveals why some children may be slower to learn words than others. A study published today investigates where...

New warning system for heatwaves is launched today

The UK Health Security Agency is today launching a new Heat-Health Alerting (HHA) service in patnership with the Met Office. The new system will focus...

Lack of sleep lessens benefits of physical activity as you get older study finds

Regular physical activity may protect against cognitive decline as we get older, but this protective effect may be diminished for people who are not...

Warning that mental health issues in new mothers is being missed

The are warning that Half of cases of anxiety and depression among new and expectant mothers in the UK are going undiagnosed The report released...

NHS Greater Manchester Urges All Pregnant Women To Get Both Their Winter Vaccines

This Autumn, NHS Greater Manchester (GM) is urging all pregnant women in the region to get their winter vaccines for both flu and COVID-19...