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By Ruth Nichol in

Issue 3930 4th Sep 2015

Wheelchair sports improve job opportunities; blood test being developed to detect colon cancer; and are kids eating the fruit and vegetables in their lunch box?

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By Ruth Nichol in

Issue 3928 20th Aug 2015

A possible solution to IVF problems for older women; the happy by-product of "stomach stapling"; and the sweet sound of surgery.

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By Nicky Pellegrino in

Issue 3927 13th Aug 2015

Insulin's role in improving dementia patients' quality of life; early exercise pays off; and a chemical in red wine may help prevent bowel cancer.

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By The Listener in

Issue 3926 6th Aug 2015

Anxiety's link to inflammatory bowel disease; an all-natural sunscreen made from algae and reef fish mucus; high-intensity exercise may help arthritis.

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