Health Headlines: Diabetes treatment, flu vaccine and prescription advice

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Diabetes treatment - BBC
An eight-week diet of 600 calories a day can reverse type-2 diabetes in people newly diagnosed with the disease, a study suggests.
Type 2 diabetes in newly diagnosed 'can be reversed'

Flu vaccine – The Daily Telegraph
Thousands of lives could be saved if all young children were vaccinated annually against flu, academics have said.
Flu jab for all under fives could save 'thousands of people'


Prescription advice - Guardian
Taking some commonly used medications in combination leads to an increased risk of death or brain impairment in over 65s, researchers have found.
Over 65s who take more than one medicine should consult their doctors

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