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Cattle bacteria widespread in UK

Cattle disease bacteria widespread in the UK

A new study has found that bacteria responsible for chronic intestinal inflammation in cattle, which have also been implicated in Crohn's disease in humans, are widespread in the UK countryside.

Released: May 2013

Budgets success in social care

Survey reveals the success of personal budgets in social care

Over 70 per cent of people who hold a personal budget for social care said it led to greater independence and support according to the latest survey.

Released: May 2013

Medical dilemma

Managing menstrual problems of girls with disabilities presents medical dilemma

New research shows girls with learning and physical disabilities are more likely to suffer period problems compared to the general population. And there is no 'one-size fits all' solution when managing the symptoms, says a new review published this month in The Obstetrician & Gynaecologist (TOG).

Released: May 2013

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