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Academy of Medical Sciences

Contrary to popular belief, Lorem Ipsum is not simply random text. It has roots in a piece of classical Latin literature from 45 BC, making it over 2000 years old. Richard McClintock, a Latin professor at Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia, looked up one of the more obscure Latin words, consectetur, from a Lorem Ipsum passage,… Read more »

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The Department for Health could be cut down by 50 per cent
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By Ian Dunt The Liberal Democrats will launch a brutal attack on quangos if they have any part in government, the party’s health spokesman has said. Speaking at the party conference this morning, Norman Lamb promised deep cuts to health quangos. No quango chief would be able to earn more than the prime minister under… Read more »

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‘Obsolete’ penicillin poses EU-wide risk

By Alex Stevenson EU officials are due to address penicillin’s nearing obsolescence, which a report published today warns poses a “potential health crisis”. The London School of Economics’ research for the Swedish government, which holds the EU presidency, calls for a coordinated strategy of major reforms across Europe. It wants to see risk-sharing finance facilities… Read more »