Health Headlines: Blood cancer boost, bingeing affects memory and sleep weight link

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Blood cancers boost - BBC
A network of clinical trial centres is launching in a bid to improve poor survival rates for patients with a variety of blood cancers.
Bid to boost blood cancer survival

Bingeing affects memory - Daily Telegraph
Binge drinking not only makes you forget what you did the night before but also the day before that – and the day before that, a study suggests.
Binge drinking damages the memory of people as young as 18

Sleep weight link - Daily Mail
If you are putting on weight, try counting your hours of sleep as well as your calories.
According to scientists, just one night of sleep deprivation can lead to weight gain.
Just one poor night's sleep 'will slow down your metabolism' and lead to putting on weight



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