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Clinical trials

You can now search clinical trials worldwide for almost every condition in A-Z. Also, read everything you need to know about clinical trials and medical research


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In England alone, there are currently 570,000 people living with dementia. Find out more:


Alzheimer's disease

Heart disease

Coronary heart disease is the UK's biggest killer, with one in every four men and one in every six women dying from the disease.

Lower your risk

Mental health

One in four people in the UK has a mental health problem at some point. Read up on:



Eating disorders


Early diagnosis saves lives. Know the symptoms of the three biggest killers:

Lung cancer

Bowel cancer

Breast cancer


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