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BMJ 2010; 341 doi: (Published 21 September 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;341:c5162

New campaign will alert people to early signs of cancer: The Department of Health for England is giving £9m (€11m; $14m) to 59 local campaigns aimed at raising awareness of the early symptoms of breast, bowel, and lung cancer. NHS Leeds is using its share of the money to advertise new services to reduce deaths from lung cancer, such as self referral for chest radiography, on major bus routes.

Vaccine funding shortfall leaves millions at risk: A funding gap of $4bn (£2.6bn; €3bn) is threatening new and ongoing immunisation …

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