Health Service

HPV Vaccine

Find out about the new HPV vaccination that could protect girls from cervical cancer. What is cervical cancer? Cervical cancer is cancer of the cervix – which is the entrance to the womb. What is HPV? HPV is a virus

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What is Dyslexia?

Do you think you could be dyslexic? If so, don’t worry, you’re not the only one and there are many ways to work with the condition and get around it. What is dyslexia? Dyslexia can affect your speech and your

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Leukaemia

What is leukaemia, how do you get it and how do you treat it? What is leukaemia? The term ‘leukaemia’ describes a group of cancers. Leukaemia is one of the most common childhood cancers. Great advances in treatment and care mean

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Blood and Organ Donation

Donating blood or becoming an organ donor could save someone’s life. n2k finds out more about an NHS campaign that aims to tell young people about issues around donating parts of their body, either in life or after death, to

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Great to Donate

This week saw the celebration of World Blood Donor Day, which hopes to raise awareness of the need for people to give blood and also thank those who already do. Jessica Simpson knows just how important giving blood can be. She has

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Blood Supply

Have you had a blood transfusion since 1980? If the answer is yes and you had it in the UK, then you’re no longer allowed to give blood. The new move, which has been set up by the Government’s Department

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Guide to Health Services

Created in 1948, the National Health Service (NHS) provides everyone in England with the medical care and support they need. Use our links to find out more on each part of the NHS and how each of them can help

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