Carmel Sparke

Carmel Sparke

Carmel is 6minutes news editor.

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A polypill combining four cardiovascular drugs cut the risk of major cardiovascular events by a third over five years, a…
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Omega-3 supplements "should not be encouraged" for prevention or treatment of type 2 diabetes, with a review finding no…
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It’s a “medical myth” that women who are having an MI experience atypical symptoms, a study has shown. In fact, they…
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A US doctor is fronting a new Netflix series, using crowdsourcing to help solve rare real-life medical cases. Dr Lisa…
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Use of penicillin antibiotics is associated with a raised risk of cancer in the proximal colon, a general practice-based…
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Treating a toddler with vitamin D for rickets also seemed to bring about improvements in his autism spectrum disorder…
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Diabetes researchers have called for a rethink on type 1 diabetes, arguing for it to be redefined as an asymptomatic…
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