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Flu risk to people with asthma

Around one million people with asthma in the UK could be at risk of having a fatal asthma attack because they do not intend to get the flu vaccine this winter

STIs in Wales skyrocket

Cases of syphilis in Wales increased by 53% between 2016 and 2017, while there was a 21% rise in diagnoses of gonorrhoea over the same period, a new report by Public Health Wales found


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