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Thu Mar 05 09:52:54 GMT 2015
Liberia goes a week without any new cases of Ebola - the first time such a milestone has been
Thu Mar 05 08:51:32 GMT 2015
Plumbers and heating engineers should join with GPs and care staff in tackling problems caused by
Thu Mar 05 05:17:47 GMT 2015
More than 900 patients in the West of England had surgery cancelled for non-medical reasons in the
Thu Mar 05 00:48:46 GMT 2015
Billions of people have untreated tooth decay across the globe, an international study has found.
Wed Mar 04 16:54:29 GMT 2015
Autism is caused by genetic make-up in 74-98% of cases, a Medical Research Council study of 516
Wed Mar 04 16:05:24 GMT 2015
The Lib Dem election manifesto will include a pledge to hand drugs policy from the Home Office to
Wed Mar 04 14:09:14 GMT 2015
An MP who lost his father, mother and sister to cancer questions the prime minister about cancer
Wed Mar 04 13:46:29 GMT 2015
There is growing concern about the future of an orphanage run by a British charity in Sierra Leone,
Wed Mar 04 11:52:23 GMT 2015
Can we be sure another scandal isn't brewing?
Wed Mar 04 11:20:26 GMT 2015
Journalist James Delingpole on who should pay for the health care of people who are overweight.
Wed Mar 04 08:29:05 GMT 2015
The number of old people killing themselves has fallen. Why?
Wed Mar 04 00:42:53 GMT 2015
Adults catch real flu about once every five years, while children get it every other year,
Wed Mar 04 00:42:29 GMT 2015
Just one in seven councils in the UK is paying a "fair" price for home care for the elderly,
Wed Mar 04 00:00:58 GMT 2015
In 1946, Dr Benjamin Spock published his parenting guide 'Baby and Childcare'
Tue Mar 03 20:54:48 GMT 2015
Video games firm Ubisoft is working on a title that it believes can treat lazy eye, a condition
Tue Mar 03 17:45:30 GMT 2015
BBC News asks whether coffee really is healthy after a study appeared to show that moderate
Tue Mar 03 17:21:42 GMT 2015
NHS staff have voted to accept a government pay offer, Unison has announced.
Tue Mar 03 16:11:09 GMT 2015
A "lethal mix" of failures at a Cumbrian hospital led to the unnecessary deaths of 11 babies and
Tue Mar 03 15:13:44 GMT 2015
The costs of sending special administrators into the troubled Mid Staffordshire NHS trust rose to
Tue Mar 03 15:05:13 GMT 2015
Scotland's A&E departments treated 87% of people within the Scottish government's target of four
Tue Mar 03 12:59:36 GMT 2015
Actor Michael Sheen defending the NHS
Tue Mar 03 12:12:30 GMT 2015
Bereaved parents' persistence led to hospital failings being exposed
Tue Mar 03 10:49:12 GMT 2015
A cancer patient describes his battle for a potential life-extending drug as "degrading" as he is
Tue Mar 03 09:51:06 GMT 2015
What do you see when you close your eyes?
Tue Mar 03 08:44:33 GMT 2015
Just how reliable are 'before and after' photos?
Tue Mar 03 00:08:56 GMT 2015
Drinking a few cups of coffee a day may help people avoid clogged arteries - a known risk factor
Mon Mar 02 19:15:13 GMT 2015
The Ebola outbreak in West Africa has killed almost 10,000 people, but it appears the number of
Mon Mar 02 16:02:42 GMT 2015
New regulations aimed at stamping out drug driving, including the first legal limits on cannabis
Mon Mar 02 08:41:05 GMT 2015
Where have all the GPs gone?
Mon Mar 02 04:07:59 GMT 2015
Measures to protect children's health should be put at the forefront of the general election, say
Mon Mar 02 00:03:55 GMT 2015
Why are people getting better at intelligence tests?
Sun Mar 01 02:30:43 GMT 2015
Some websites offering treatment for gonorrhoea are putting patients at risk by failing to follow
Sat Feb 28 01:39:18 GMT 2015
Why everyone should be aware of Sam's symptoms
Sat Feb 28 00:25:45 GMT 2015
The fight to bring pain relief and comfort to terminally ill patients in Mexico.
Fri Feb 27 12:46:30 GMT 2015
Hugh Pym on the Greater Manchester NHS budget change
Fri Feb 27 11:12:27 GMT 2015
How is your hospital doing this winter?
Fri Feb 27 00:08:00 GMT 2015
An optical implant allows a man to see his wife again for the first time in years, and other
Thu Feb 26 10:44:13 GMT 2015
Why the risks are real in today's NHS
Wed Feb 25 15:11:06 GMT 2015
Have we reached a key moment in the bid to control HIV?
Sun Feb 01 00:23:34 GMT 2015
Playpens to drones - new ideas to reduce deaths by drowning
Mon Jan 26 16:00:17 GMT 2015
As we live longer and with council budgets tight, the social care system that supports us in our
Fri Nov 28 02:18:50 GMT 2014
Small measures that could boost children's care