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BMJ 1998; 317 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.317.7158.556 (Published 29 August 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;317:556

Cot deaths fall in Britain: Fewer cases of the sudden infant death syndrome occurred in Britain in 1997 than at any time since records began in 1971, according to the Office for National Statistics. Last year 393 babies died of the condition, compared with 1500 in 1971.

Doctors issue warning about global warming: An international group of doctors have formed …

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