Health Headlines: NHS staff sick days, Stroke risk and Dementia

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NHS staff sick days: BBC
More NHS staff take sick leave in areas of high deprivation in England, figures show.
NHS sick leave 'higher in deprived areas'

Stroke risk: Daily Mail
A study suggests that those who drink diet fizzy drinks every day are more likely to get vascular problems. Fizzy diet drinks 'lead to greater risk of heart attacks and strokes'

Dementia: Telegraph
Researchers suggest diseases such as Alzheimer’s are not an inevitable part of ageing process.
Dementia 'not normal part of ageing' say scientists


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