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Secondary breast cancer at 32, with a 10-month-old

[ad_1] For the first time, patients with secondary breast cancer in England are going to be counted in a special audit funded by the NHS. Secondary breast cancer is when the cancer has already spread to other parts of the body. The condition reached the headlines in September after the death of the singer Sarah Harding. Campaigners have fought for a decade for this information, which they say will improve
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WHO recommends use of first proven malaria vaccine

[ad_1] The World Health Organization announced it is recommending the broad use of the first proven malaria vaccine.Produced by pharmaceutical giant GSK, it will be used to help children in Africa after pilots in three countries found it reduced cases by 40%.The head of the WHO Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, who began his career as a malaria researcher, described the vaccine as a major breakthrough and a gift to the world.