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FGM clinic to open

The first dedicated clinic assisting victims of Female Genital Mutilation opens at University College Hospital today.

The clinic, in Camden, will provide medical treatment and pyschological services for girls up to the age of 18 who are affected.


New cancer centre at UCLH

One of London's biggest hospitals has opened the doors to a new cancer centre unlike any other.

At the heart of its mission? The patients - how they're treated... how they cope and how they live with cancer.

Our Health Correspondent, Liz Wickham, has this report.

With MacMillan Cancer Support, staff at UCL say the new centre will offer the most advanced facilities of their kind anywhere in the UK.

UCLH's chief executive on new centre

A 100 million pound Cancer Centre - which patients have helped to design - has opened at University College Hospital.

Those running the Macmillan Cancer Centre say it will redefine the way patients are treated, focusing on all aspects of their outpatient care.

They will also have the opportunity to take part in leading-edge clinical trials.