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Cameron to discuss NHS reforms with GPs ‘as soon as he can get an appointment’

‘I tried calling as soon as their surgeries opened at 9 o’clock, but was told I was 14th in the queue.’

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Posted: Jan 18th, 2011
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Unborn babies able to distinguish good wine from the cheap stuff, finds study

in vitro veritasDoctors now believe that a mother’s occasional glass of wine can help her unborn child develop a sophisticated wine-tasting palate which will stand them in good stead in later life.

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Posted: Oct 7th, 2010
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Man battling cancer took real pounding, agree doctors

‘It was nothing short of embarrassing,’ chuckled trainee doctor Jack Neale. ‘This guy was made to look like a real amateur.’

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Posted: Mar 29th, 2010
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Optician reprimanded for performing ‘insufficiently weird’ eye examination

eye test ‘Failed to make sitting in a darkened room staring into a stranger’s eyes creepy in any way’

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Posted: Mar 20th, 2010
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New wonder-drug ‘totally ineffective against gunshot wounds’

In an emergency, tablets to be taken orallyVictims of gangland shootings were divided into three groups: the first was given Atryptosol, the second a placebo, and the final group received no medical assistance whatsoever. All died.

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Posted: Jun 3rd, 2009
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