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  1. Cancer treatments - radiotherapy

    Radiotherapy uses precisely targeted x-rays to destroy cancer cells while reducing the impact of radiation on healthy cells.

  2. Candida auris (C. auris)

    Candida is a genus of fungi (yeasts) that live on the skin and inside the human body. Candida auris (also called C. auris) is an uncommon fungus that can cause serious infections.

  3. Cannabis (marijuana)

    Cannabis has many harmful effects on health.

  4. Canoeing and kayaking - health benefits

    Canoeing and kayaking can be done as a hobby, a competitive sport or as a fun activity on holidays.

  5. Canoeing and kayaking - preventing injury

    Careful preparation and the right equipment can help prevent canoeing and kayaking injuries.

  6. Carbapenemase-producing Enterobacterales (CPE)

    Enterobacterales is the name given to a type of bacteria or germs, many of which normally live in your bowel. A well-known member of Enterobacterales is Escherichia coli or E. coli.

  7. Carbohydrates and the glycaemic index

    The glycaemic index (GI) can be a useful tool to control blood sugar levels.

  8. Cardiologist

    A cardiologist is a medical specialist who can diagnose and treat diseases and conditions of the heart and blood vessels.

  9. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)

    CPR is a life-saving skill that everyone should learn from an accredited organisation.

  10. Career management

    Some people are unable to effectively manage their careers because previous choices have left them few options.