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Denis Campbell

Denis Campbell

    Curing epilepsy
    Curing epilepsy
    Heather Murphy first noticed something was wrong with her son Aidan when he was three. He kept falling over backwards in a way that did not look...
    Test could warn of early menopause
    Test could warn of early menopause
    Scientists have moved closer to devising a test that could warn women that they are going to undergo an early menopause.
    Working around the clock can harm your ticker
    Working around the clock can harm your ticker
    Unfit, middle-aged men who work more than 45 hours a week are more than twice as likely to die of heart disease as those who devote less time to...
    Stem-cell tourism on the rise as swindlers cash in
    Stem-cell tourism on the rise as swindlers cash in
    For the past decade stem cells have sparked huge excitement among scientists, dramatic media coverage about breakthroughs that could mean a cure...
    Call for heart pills at fast-food outlets
    Call for heart pills at fast-food outlets
    McDonald's, Burger King and other fast-food outlets should offer diners free drugs to compensate for the risk of heart disease, cardiologists...
    The genetics dilemma facing doctors
    The genetics dilemma facing doctors
    'It's genetics that are forcing me to do this,” says Shirley McQueen. After seeing 10 close female relatives, including her mother and older...
    New high in fortysomethings giving birth
    New high in fortysomethings giving birth
    More women than ever before in England and Wales are giving birth to their first child in their 40s, official statistics show, which will reopen...
    AA makes way for new ABC
    AA makes way for new ABC
    Alcoholism is a disease. It leaves victims powerless and needing to stay in permanent recovery if they are serious about stopping the demon drink...
    League 'is killing football'
    League 'is killing football'
    The Champions League has created, in almost every country in Europe, an elite of rich clubs whose increasing dominance is turning their domestic...
    Glazer's secret goal
    Glazer's secret goal
    Ten years ago, English football was a different game. Fans could pay at the gate, grounds were often only two-thirds full, average attendance was...
    Why Uefa's not a foreign body
    Why Uefa's not a foreign body
    Uefa is trying to stem the growing influx of 'foreign” footballers by forcing clubs across Europe to have up to eight home-grown players on their...
    More farce than footwork
    More farce than footwork
    Imagine a club where there is more farce in the off-field antics than an average Carry On film, the dressing-room politics would shame...