Health Headlines: Social care divide, MRSA's Achilles' heel and vitamin D for cancer patients

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Social care divide - The BBC
There is a North-South divide in spending on social care in England following the government's Spending Review, BBC research suggests.
England's North-South adult social care divide


MRSA Achilles' heel gene - The Daily Telegraph
British researchers claim to have made a major step forward in the fight against MRSA, by finding an Achilles' heel gene.
MRSA 'Achilles' heel' gene found

Vitamin D benefits cancer patients- The Independent
A vitamin pill available for a few pence in any local chemist's shop may have a bigger impact in extending the survival of cancer patients than drugs costing tens of thousands of pounds, says a leading cancer specialist.
'Sunshine vitamin' pills may extend lives of cancer patients

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