Apple health data used in murder trial

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Health data has provided crucial evidence at a trial in Germany, in which a refugee is accused of rape and murder. Apple’s Health App accurately records steps and has been... Read More

Haemophilia A trial results 'mind-blowing'

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Media playback is unsupported on your device British doctors say they have achieved “mind-blowing” results in an attempt to rid people of haemophilia A. Patients are born with a genetic... Read More

Alzheimer's nutrient drink falters in clinical trial

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There is no good evidence that a nutrient drink being sold online in the UK to “help” people with early Alzheimer’s actually slows the disease, say experts. Latest trial results... Read More

Government names trial areas for 'full fibre' broadband

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Six areas in the UK will soon be trying out broadband technology that provides data at speeds approaching one gigabit per second (gbps). Businesses, schools and hospitals will be the... Read More

Taylor Swift confronts DJ in groping trial

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Taylor Swift has described in court the moment she says she was groped by a radio presenter during a meet and greet. “It was a definite grab. A very long... Read More

Pancreatic cancer trial: Early surgery boosts success rates

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Speeding up access to surgery for pancreatic cancer patients diagnosed early enough increased success rates by a third, a pilot scheme has shown. The Birmingham team said it had saved... Read More

Google DeepMind NHS medical trial broke UK privacy law

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A UK hospital did not do enough to protect the privacy of patients when it shared data with Google, the UK’s Information Commission (ICO) has ruled. The ICO censured the... Read More

UK's first heart pump targets 2018 clinical trial

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The UK’s first artificial heart pump has moved a step closer to being used on patients, scientists have said. It has been developed at Swansea University’s Institute of Life Science... Read More

Drug shrinks ovarian tumours in early trial

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A new targeted treatment for ovarian cancer has shown “very promising” results in women in the advanced stages of the disease. It shrunk tumours in around half of women who... Read More