Health Headlines: Insomnia, A&E alcohol crisis, Gaining weight for obesity surgery

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Insomnia warning - BBC
Lack of sleep needs to be treated as a major health issue, according to a report published by the Mental Health Foundation. Insomnia damages relationships, according to study

Drunk patients block A&E - Daily Mail
A grieving husband has attacked A&E services for prioritising drunk patients after his seriously ill wife waited five hours to see a doctor. Mother dies after 5 hour hospital wait 'because A&E was clogged up with drunks

Obesity surgery - Daily Telegraph
A 20-stone man plans to put on more weight after the NHS informed him he was not fat enough to qualify for weight loss surgery. Obese man to keep eating for weight loss operation



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