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Fri Aug 29 10:44:29 BST 2014
A five-year-old boy with a brain tumour is taken without consent from hospital by his parents,
Fri Aug 29 08:09:58 BST 2014
Hospitals in England will be expected to provide a higher standard of food under new rules being
Fri Aug 29 01:17:49 BST 2014
Electromagnetic stimulation of a specific part of the brain may improve the ability to remember
Fri Aug 29 01:15:39 BST 2014
A study of smokers in Australia suggests there is "no evidence" that the introduction of
Fri Aug 29 00:05:07 BST 2014
West African health ministers call for travel restrictions on countries affected by the Ebola
Thu Aug 28 19:00:20 BST 2014
Scientists have tracked the spread of Ebola in West Africa, revealing genetic clues to the course
Thu Aug 28 17:38:20 BST 2014
All but essential travel to Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia should be avoided, the Foreign and
Thu Aug 28 15:51:37 BST 2014
The UN's health agency says the deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa could infect more than 20,000
Thu Aug 28 10:38:05 BST 2014
The number of complaints made about NHS care in England increased to an average of 480 every day,
Thu Aug 28 06:22:35 BST 2014
Prof Philip Lamey, a former professor of dentistry, has lost his case for unfair dismissal brought
Thu Aug 28 01:36:20 BST 2014
Three-quarters of cancer patients who are depressed are not getting the psychological therapy they
Thu Aug 28 00:01:43 BST 2014
Pulp's keyboardist had arthritis at 16 but can't say no to playing
Wed Aug 27 22:01:19 BST 2014
The government might threaten to stop buying some expensive cancer drugs if the companies that make
Wed Aug 27 18:03:56 BST 2014
Eating tomatoes may lower the risk of prostate cancer, research suggests.
Wed Aug 27 14:31:12 BST 2014
Star Trek X Prize finalists named
Wed Aug 27 14:11:36 BST 2014
Patients are to be encouraged to travel to hospital by taxi or get a lift rather than call for an
Wed Aug 27 09:01:09 BST 2014
The hormone erythropoietin (EPO) could prevent brain injuries in very premature babies, a study
Wed Aug 27 03:49:03 BST 2014
Why so many of us are developing allergies
Wed Aug 27 01:04:02 BST 2014
New rules mean nurses and midwives who have completed their training outside Europe will face
Wed Aug 27 00:35:57 BST 2014
Wash your hands and other top tips to avoid Ebola
Tue Aug 26 17:25:04 BST 2014
The British volunteer nurse William Pooley, who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone, has
Tue Aug 26 15:55:45 BST 2014
The BBC's Tom Brown finds out what is in a fake cigarette
Tue Aug 26 14:33:38 BST 2014
The World Health Organization says there should be regulations preventing the use of electronic
Tue Aug 26 08:19:33 BST 2014
A doctor from Cardiff talks of her "traumatic" experiences helping Ebola victims in the west
Tue Aug 26 03:15:07 BST 2014
Bacteria which naturally live inside our digestive system can help prevent food allergies,
Tue Aug 26 00:03:09 BST 2014
Could your clothes save your life?
Sun Aug 24 18:07:10 BST 2014
A whole functional organ has been grown from scratch inside an animal for the first time, say
Sun Aug 24 10:34:12 BST 2014
Cellist Rachael Lander talks about how she secretly used alcohol and beta-blockers to get through
Sun Aug 24 00:38:25 BST 2014
Venezuela's illegal mines, where malaria is on the rise
Sun Aug 24 00:05:44 BST 2014
Warning over electrical brain stimulation
Fri Aug 22 20:57:51 BST 2014
The NHS is to rapidly expand the number of physician associates, who take histories of patients,
Fri Aug 22 07:53:51 BST 2014
More people are suffering from malnutrition as a result of worsening food poverty, experts have
Thu Aug 21 13:11:42 BST 2014
Will watching a death online cause psychological distress?
Thu Aug 21 12:30:44 BST 2014
Singer songwriter Anastacia tells BBC Breakfast about her post mastectomy experience and new album
Thu Aug 21 10:01:29 BST 2014
A study in Switzerland says that on average, one British person a fortnight travels to the city of
Thu Aug 21 02:40:27 BST 2014
People are urged to pre-cook food in the oven before barbecuing it after research finds many
Thu Aug 21 00:03:00 BST 2014
Ebola crisis has serious financial effect on West Africa
Wed Aug 20 14:29:35 BST 2014
A doctor reports from the Ebola front line
Sun Aug 10 01:53:18 BST 2014
How football is helping Denmark's homeless
Fri Aug 08 05:05:18 BST 2014
Why does Ebola cause more concern than other deadly diseases?