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Getting less than seven hours' sleep a night 'could damage DNA beyond repair'

Getting less than seven hours’ sleep a night could damage DNA ‘beyond repair’ and even lead to cancer Researchers studied doctors in Hong Kong, some of who worked night shifts Lack of sleep was shown to increase DNA damage by up to 30 per cent   This causes genetic mutations which could lead to diseases such… Read More »

NHS long-term plan: Focus on prevention 'could save 500,000 lives'

NHS bosses in England say a new 10-year plan could save up to 500,000 lives by focusing on prevention and early detection. GPs, mental health and community care will get the biggest funding increases to shift the focus away from hospitals. Prime Minister Theresa May said it was about “reshaping the NHS around the changing… Read More »