Issue : 18 August 2008
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Weight loss surgery does not cure sleep apnoeaSubscription
Bariatric surgery does not solve the problem of obstructive sleep apnoea in people that are obese, show study findings published online in the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine.
Boys may grow out of asthmaSubscription
Girls are more likely to have long-term asthma than boys, suggests US research.
'We know only too well, and to our great shame, that not all doctors and nurses are good honest folk'