HPA scientists found evidence of link between GlaxoSmithKline's Pandemrix jab and narcolepsy cases in children
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Friday 24 June 2011
Cases of measles in the first five months of this year have surpassed the number for the whole of 2010, according to new data.
Thursday 23 June 2011
An independent school has been struck by an outbreak of measles which is believed to have affected up to 20 children.
Tuesday 14 June 2011
David Cameron and Nick Clegg will today endorse wholesale changes to the Government's controversial health reforms, giving patients the "right to challenge" poor services for the first time and guaranteeing them a choice of doctors and treatments.
Friday 10 June 2011
Sunday 05 June 2011
Saturday 04 June 2011
Friday 03 June 2011
More than 1,800 people worldwide have been infected by highly toxic E.coli, with almost 200 new cases in Germany in the last few days.
Thursday 02 June 2011
Three British nationals in the UK have been infected with E.coli linked to the German outbreak, the Health Protection Agency said.
Friday 27 May 2011
More than 330 cases of measles have been reported in the first three months of 2011 - similar to the whole of last year.
Wednesday 25 May 2011
The Health Protection Agency is investigating an outbreak of E.coli after five cases were confirmed at a primary school.
Saturday 14 May 2011
Parents planning to take children to France on holiday should get them vaccinated against measles because France is in the grip of an epidemic, the Health Protection Agency says.
Saturday 16 April 2011
Tuesday 12 April 2011
Thursday 07 April 2011
Around 500 pupils at a school in Cornwall are to be given antibiotics after a young girl died from meningitis and another pupil was admitted to hospital with a suspected case of the disease.
Thursday 31 March 2011
The innocent-looking dishcloth on the draining board could be a killer. Nine in 10 home dishcloths harbour dangerous levels of stomach bugs, according to a government survey.
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