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NHS set to roll out Blood test to detect 50 types of cancer

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NHS England is set to roll out a simple blood test that can detect more than 50 types of cancer. The test is able to pick up on 50 types of cancer before any clinical signs or symptoms of the disease and will be part of a new...

NHS Capsule Cam will test for cancer

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Thousands of UK patients who have experienced symptoms of bowel cancer are in line to receive a special drug capsule that stores a tiny camera inside of it. The NHS will soon begin to national trial to check for a variety of cancers using a miniature camera that...

Edinburgh Shield Force – How A Group of Engineers in Edinburgh banded together to build a facility for producing face shields

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A group of Engineers in Edinburgh have decided to tackle the shortages of PPE for NHS staff head-on by pooling their abilities and resources to quickly create personal protective gear for front line NHS staff. The grassroots initiative have just delivered the first 200 face shields to...