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Night-time loo trips ‘linked to salt in diet’

Night-time loo trips ‘linked to salt in diet’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Not again… People who wake at night with an urge to go to the loo may need to cut back on salt in their…

Night-time loo trips ‘linked to salt in diet’

Night-time loo trips ‘linked to salt in diet’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Not again… People who wake at night with an urge to go to the loo may need to cut back on salt in their…

Night-time loo trips ‘linked to salt in diet’

Night-time loo trips ‘linked to salt in diet’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Not again… People who wake at night with an urge to go to the loo may need to cut back on salt in their…

Night-time loo trips ‘linked to salt in diet’

Night-time loo trips ‘linked to salt in diet’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Not again… People who wake at night with an urge to go to the loo may need to cut back on salt in their…

British scientists in world-first TB breakthrough

Media captionBritish scientists claim major advance in TB treatment British scientists have made a world-first breakthrough in the diagnosis of tuberculosis. Researchers in Oxford and Birmingham say they can isolate…

Discovery enables ‘mass produced blood’

Discovery enables ‘mass produced blood’

Image copyright Getty Images Scientists say they have made a significant leap towards mass-producing red blood cells suitable for donation. Red blood cells can already be made in the lab,…

Major pancreatic cancer study launched

Major pancreatic cancer study launched

Image copyright SPL A new pancreatic cancer project has been launched to find ways to speed up scientific discovery to improve the survival rates of patients. Cancer Research have invested…

Drug ‘reverses’ ageing in animal tests

Drug ‘reverses’ ageing in animal tests

Image copyright Getty Images A drug that can reverse aspects of ageing has been successfully trialled in animals, say scientists. They have rejuvenated old mice to restore their stamina, coat…

Risky operation removes parasitic twin from baby

Media captionSurgeons explain the challenges of the complex operation to separate Dominique from her parasitic twin A baby girl whose twin failed to develop properly and fused to her growing…

Spider venom may offer stroke therapy

Spider venom may offer stroke therapy

Image copyright Science Photo Library Image caption Funnel web spiders are milked using a pipette that sucks up their venom A protein in spider venom may help protect the brain…