Health Headlines: Dementia checks, breast cancer and flu vaccine uptake

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Dementia checks - BBC
The NHS should offer checks for dementia when people reach 75, a leading health charity says.
Dementia checks at 75 urged by Alzheimer's Society

Breast cancer - Daily Telegraph
Millions of healthy women should be given drugs with potentially serious side-effects to prevent them developing breast cancer, a landmark study has recommended.
Breast cancer drugs for healthy women

Flu vaccine uptake - Guardian
Chief medical officer for England demands big increase in take-up for 2011-12 'flu season', warning health authorities to order enough supplies now.
Millions at risk of flu complications went unvaccinated in England

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