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Woman who was sent home by doctors with antibiotics is 'diagnosed with ovarian CANCER’

Woman who went to hospital with agonising abdominal pain and was sent home by doctors with antibiotics is diagnosed with ovarian CANCER at different hospital just hours later Joy Vivien Lee was rushed to A&E at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary on January 14  Discharged after a doctor said he did not have the equipment to examine her … Read More »

WHO uncovers big national variations in antibiotics consumption

GENEVA (Reuters) – Antibiotics are used far more in some countries than in others, a survey by the World Health Organization showed on Monday, suggesting that urgent action was needed to slash unnecessary consumption of the medicines. Pharmaceutical tablets and capsules are arranged on a table in a photo illustration shot September 18, 2013. REUTERS/Srdjan… Read More »