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Wed Oct 29 08:54:25 GMT 2014
The Disasters Emergency Committee is to launch an appeal in response to a disease outbreak for the
Wed Oct 29 07:47:15 GMT 2014
Stroke is the third leading cause of death for women in the UK.
Wed Oct 29 05:16:04 GMT 2014
Two ketamine users in their 20s tell Newsbeat how the drug nearly destroyed their bladders.
Wed Oct 29 00:57:41 GMT 2014
Drinking large amounts of milk may not lower the risk of bone fractures, a study in the British
Wed Oct 29 00:53:48 GMT 2014
A temporary fund to pay for cancer drugs not available on the NHS does not address problems with
Wed Oct 29 00:50:33 GMT 2014
The NHS needs to get better at highlighting the dangers of screening for diseases such cancer, an
Wed Oct 29 00:34:19 GMT 2014
Emma suffered from undiagnosed depression as a teenager. She told the BBC's Rory Cellan-Jones how
Tue Oct 28 17:35:15 GMT 2014
Google is attempting to diagnose cancers, heart attack risks and other ailments with a system that
Tue Oct 28 16:08:55 GMT 2014
The president of the World Bank appeals for 5,000 medical workers to volunteer and help contain the
Tue Oct 28 15:49:17 GMT 2014
Nearly 150 disabled care home residents face being moved over the next few months as the charity
Tue Oct 28 13:43:34 GMT 2014
The decision to suspend children's heart surgery in Leeds was based on "invalidated and incomplete
Tue Oct 28 12:10:03 GMT 2014
Two "rush hours" every day profoundly change the way the body works, scientists have discovered.
Tue Oct 28 11:15:42 GMT 2014
Local authorities in England spend on average just 1.4% of their public health budgets on mental
Tue Oct 28 10:45:28 GMT 2014
Former Lord Chancellor Lord Falconer loses 5.5 stones by eating what ever he wants in his one meal
Tue Oct 28 10:30:20 GMT 2014
Politicians line up to back NHS plan
Tue Oct 28 09:14:27 GMT 2014
Robbie Williams and his wife Ayda are celebrating the arrival of their second child, a baby boy
Mon Oct 27 21:17:55 GMT 2014
The United Nations is calling for more health care workers to join the fight against Ebola in West
Mon Oct 27 17:16:38 GMT 2014
Meet the NHS volunteers heading to West Africa
Mon Oct 27 12:12:49 GMT 2014
The woman who made the world listen
Mon Oct 27 01:19:58 GMT 2014
A £200m electronic patient record system that will eventually make two hospitals paperless goes
Mon Oct 27 00:20:23 GMT 2014
A new £1.1m study led from Dundee University is to investigate whether eye tests can provide an
Mon Oct 27 00:00:39 GMT 2014
A leading figure in malaria control has warned that efforts to contain the disease could be
Sun Oct 26 12:56:44 GMT 2014
The Welsh NHS has "nothing to hide" about its performance, the health minister says, as the
Sun Oct 26 00:15:19 BST 2014
Things you may not have known about being amused
Sat Oct 25 16:00:39 BST 2014
The number of cases in the Ebola outbreak passes 10,000, with 4,922 deaths, the World Health
Sat Oct 25 10:06:07 BST 2014
Dr Geraldine O'Hara, an infectious diseases specialist from Huddersfield, has recorded a series of
Sat Oct 25 00:27:46 BST 2014
Scientists from Harvard Medical School have discovered a way of turning stem cells into killing
Fri Oct 24 15:07:17 BST 2014
Ashya King's father said his son "has really come along" while under going proton beam therapy in
Fri Oct 24 07:52:58 BST 2014
Sierra Leone sailor asks for international help to end the epidemic
Thu Oct 23 02:29:30 BST 2014
Six surprising figures from the frontline
Thu Oct 23 00:36:41 BST 2014
How one Dorset hospital is trying to better serve its elderly patients
Thu Oct 23 00:35:49 BST 2014
Nick Triggle on the key points in the NHS plan
Thu Oct 23 00:34:17 BST 2014
The BBC's Hugh Pym looks at the future of healthcare in England
Tue Oct 21 02:21:11 BST 2014
Scientists say they have identified the underlying reason why some people are prone to the winter
Tue Oct 21 01:12:23 BST 2014
The project that enabled a paralysed man to walk again
Mon Oct 20 20:01:45 BST 2014
How one doctor saved Nigeria from a catastrophe
Mon Oct 20 14:02:23 BST 2014
Global health body under fire over Ebola
Mon Oct 20 00:54:47 BST 2014
Why 'Sleeping Beauty' illness is a such a nightmare
Tue Oct 14 13:18:17 BST 2014
How soon could there be an off-the-shelf treatment and vaccine?
Tue Oct 14 10:21:52 BST 2014
Scientists sequence the entire genome of the common housefly in a bid to find cures for human
Sun Sep 14 01:00:59 BST 2014
The wards full of patients suspended between life and death
Fri Aug 08 05:05:18 BST 2014
Why does Ebola cause more concern than other deadly diseases?