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Wed Dec 17 10:24:21 GMT 2014
Sierra Leone is due to mount house-to-house searches in the capital Freetown to find hidden cases
Wed Dec 17 08:14:06 GMT 2014
The UK could be the first country to allow a technique which helps prevent genetic disease and
Wed Dec 17 08:09:11 GMT 2014
Figures from an investigation by the Health Service Journal suggest four out of five nurses hired
Wed Dec 17 02:30:44 GMT 2014
A £2.7bn fund to improve public health in England is not always being spent where most needed, the
Wed Dec 17 01:00:55 GMT 2014
Women with or at risk of mental health problems should receive extra support at all stages of
Wed Dec 17 00:13:34 GMT 2014
E-cigarettes can help smokers stop or reduce their habit, a Cochrane review has found.
Wed Dec 17 00:08:57 GMT 2014
Fat can be breathed out as well as burned off as you lose weight, biochemists who have studied
Tue Dec 16 21:33:03 GMT 2014
The UK announces a £2.5m grant for the charity Unicef to help children affected by the Ebola
Tue Dec 16 21:32:59 GMT 2014
NHS staff and at-risk people are urged to immediately get flu jabs after an outbreak of the disease
Tue Dec 16 17:28:57 GMT 2014
The medical director of NHS England, Sir Bruce Keogh, says the "system is creaking" as winter
Tue Dec 16 13:46:21 GMT 2014
Paramedic teams across the country are being asked to help London Ambulance Service because it is
Tue Dec 16 13:08:25 GMT 2014
A national review of paediatric first aid training of nursery staff is to take place sparked by the
Tue Dec 16 11:04:05 GMT 2014
South of Scotland Lib Dem MSP Jim Hume formally launches a bill at Holyrood to prevent smoking in
Tue Dec 16 02:21:51 GMT 2014
Researchers in Brazil discover "super-bacteria" in the sea waters where sailing and windsurfing
Tue Dec 16 01:10:32 GMT 2014
Doing yoga may be a good way to protect against heart disease, particularly if you cannot do more
Mon Dec 15 23:08:12 GMT 2014
Joan Bakewell on her friend Prunella Scales and the battle against dementia
Mon Dec 15 17:08:38 GMT 2014
Liberia begins treating Ebola patients with serum therapy - a treatment made from the blood of
Mon Dec 15 07:44:24 GMT 2014
Like Angelina Jolie, 1Xtra presenter Claira Hermet is opting to have a double mastectomy after
Mon Dec 15 00:46:26 GMT 2014
The hidden lives of those who care
Mon Dec 15 00:37:12 GMT 2014
Bitter regrets in one of the world's cosmetic surgery capitals
Sun Dec 14 01:08:09 GMT 2014
Could a humble stove save children from lung disease?
Sat Dec 13 00:01:12 GMT 2014
Why are hospitals under so much pressure this winter?
Fri Dec 12 14:34:54 GMT 2014
Andy Burnham says Nick Clegg made "breathtaking" claims about Labour's role in privatisation of a
Fri Dec 12 14:25:40 GMT 2014
The NHS in England has suffered its "worst week on record in A&E" says shadow health secretary Andy
Fri Dec 12 12:19:21 GMT 2014
Enter your postcode to see how your nearest A&E is coping with winter pressures
Fri Dec 12 08:45:01 GMT 2014
Stayin' Alive by the Bee Gees or Another One Bites the Dust by Queen? A study by Cardiff surgeons
Wed Dec 10 23:44:33 GMT 2014
Chris Cook on how NHS patients do in private hospitals
Wed Dec 10 22:16:37 GMT 2014
Dr Clare Gerada tells the BBC that men and women in England are being
Wed Dec 10 14:21:34 GMT 2014
Nick Clegg says smoking comments are "a bit harsh" and he disagrees with NHS operation "rationing
Tue Dec 09 18:19:11 GMT 2014
Almost one in four A&E departments in hospitals in England fill more than 25% of their senior staff
Mon Dec 08 18:19:17 GMT 2014
Chris Cooks reflects on the NHS data no-one appears to be viewing
Sat Dec 06 08:55:33 GMT 2014
Spotlight on one woman's efforts to help prevent suicide
Sat Dec 06 01:15:38 GMT 2014
Why 361 needles are better than one
Fri Dec 05 01:46:52 GMT 2014
Why the NHS should listen to 'citizen whistleblowers'
Thu Dec 04 01:59:29 GMT 2014
Is it true that one in three US teenagers gets pregnant?
Fri Nov 28 02:18:50 GMT 2014
Small measures that could boost children's care
Thu Nov 27 13:45:54 GMT 2014
How the brain is protected and injured