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First steps at school: why we’re so proud of Eva

21 September 2016
Parents Carla and Adam are a little anxious but incredibly proud as their daughter Eva, who has a rare neurological condition, starts...

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Action Medical Research launches three new mountain challenges

30 September 2016
A trio of challenges being launched by children’s charity Action Medical Research will take fundraising to new heights in 2017...

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