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Shape up with Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s official workout :-: ABC News

The longtime personal trainer of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg — who gained the nickname "The Notorious R.B.G." — shared secrets for how the 84-year-old stays physically strong every day as she interprets the Constitution. Bryant Johnson has trained Ginsburg since 1999, shortly after she was treated for colon cancer. Ginsburg referred to Johnson in a past
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Hundreds of families block organ donation :-: BBC

Media playback is unsupported on your device Organs from 505 registered donors could not be made available for transplant in the last five years because of objections from relatives. BBC 5 live found that almost a third of families blocked organ donation because they felt the process took "too long". The law states that consent lies with the deceased, but in practice,
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Check NHS cancer, A&E and operations targets in your area :-: BBC

The NHS is under unprecedented pressure. Rising numbers of patients need hospital care – whether in an accident and emergency department, for cancer treatment or for planned operations and care, such as knee and hip replacements. For each there are strict targets local services are expected to meet across the UK. But what are the chances of being seen in time where you
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‘Steep rise’ in self-harm among teenage girls :-: BBC

There has been a steep rise in reports of self-harm among girls aged 13 to 16, according to a study of data from GP practices across the UK. The BMJ study, which looked at figures from 2011-2014, said GPs could be getting better at picking up self-harm. But it was likely that rising stress and psychological problems in young people were also behind the trend. The NSPCC