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Pollution linked to one in six deaths

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‘Handful of changes’ make cancer

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Novelty contact lenses ‘can cause sight loss’

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No applicants for GP job at locum-run Pembrokeshire surgery

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‘Steep rise’ in self-harm among teenage girls

‘Steep rise’ in self-harm among teenage girls

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Hundreds of families block organ donation

Hundreds of families block organ donation

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Anger over Donald Trump’s UK crime tweet

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Missing California hikers died in apparent murder-suicide

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Texas city requires Israel pledge for hurricane relief

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Man City extend lead, Man Utd lose – Saturday’s big Premier League stories

Man City extend lead, Man Utd lose – Saturday’s big Premier League stories

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Tech firms to remove extremist posts within hours

Tech firms to remove extremist posts within hours

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