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Fri Jan 30 14:45:30 GMT 2015
How is your local hospital coping?
Fri Jan 30 14:03:08 GMT 2015
Norovirus, the most common cause of gastroenteritis in the world, can be killed with "cold plasma",
Fri Jan 30 11:00:00 GMT 2015
Proposals to shorten in-job training for doctors in the UK could seriously compromise patient care
Fri Jan 30 05:28:20 GMT 2015
Our internal body clock has such a dramatic impact on sporting ability that it could alter the
Fri Jan 30 02:46:01 GMT 2015
Watching a DVD or using a stress ball during minor surgery can reduce a patient's anxiety levels,
Fri Jan 30 00:04:14 GMT 2015
The rise in childhood obesity, which has left one in three children overweight, may be beginning to
Thu Jan 29 22:39:00 GMT 2015
Former Labour health minister Lord Darzi tells BBC's Newsnight it is irrelevant whether NHS care is
Thu Jan 29 17:36:44 GMT 2015
More than half of university students are using pornography to help them find out about sex, a NUS
Thu Jan 29 17:18:34 GMT 2015
The NHS is under pressure, but public satisfaction is at a record high.
Thu Jan 29 16:55:11 GMT 2015
A row has broken out about the system for giving NHS hospitals in England their income.
Thu Jan 29 12:41:52 GMT 2015
Janet Morrison, chief executive of the Independent Age, answered viewers' questions on insurance
Thu Jan 29 11:06:22 GMT 2015
An eight-year-old boy from Pembrokeshire died of scurvy, a coroner says.
Thu Jan 29 10:26:07 GMT 2015
Pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca has announced a research programme to develop a new generation of
Thu Jan 29 09:44:45 GMT 2015
The US has been measles-free for 15 years but there has been a new outbreak, which started at
Thu Jan 29 07:00:26 GMT 2015
Astra Zeneca announces a research programme to develop a generation of medicines to treat the
Thu Jan 29 06:11:21 GMT 2015
Alex's Adamou's mother Andriani is 61 years old and has dementia.
Thu Jan 29 06:02:36 GMT 2015
Prof James Di Santo explains the work being carried out at the Insitut Pasteur to discover an Ebola
Thu Jan 29 06:00:02 GMT 2015
There are no plans for any insurance products to help people plan ahead for their care needs in old
Thu Jan 29 05:55:38 GMT 2015
Scientists at the Institut Pasteur in France who are tracking the Ebola outbreak in Guinea say the
Thu Jan 29 00:40:09 GMT 2015
Nearly 2,500 women in the UK would benefit from a fertility technique to make babies from three
Thu Jan 29 00:39:10 GMT 2015
Satisfaction with the NHS has "risen significantly", according to analysis of the influential
Wed Jan 28 18:18:54 GMT 2015
Veteran US news presenter Larry Stogner has revealed he has an incurable neurological disease live
Wed Jan 28 12:53:33 GMT 2015
Spending on care for people aged 65 and over has fallen by a fifth in England over the last 10
Wed Jan 28 00:46:32 GMT 2015
More than a million UK adults may be wrongly diagnosed as asthmatic and be receiving unnecessary
Tue Jan 27 19:38:27 GMT 2015
Nick Triggle looks into the cost of being unhealthy
Tue Jan 27 18:22:55 GMT 2015
How people are being kept out of care homes
Tue Jan 27 16:59:11 GMT 2015
An interactive guide to how the BBC's care calculator works
Tue Jan 27 10:50:20 GMT 2015
US drug regulators are considering approving an injection designed to combat chin fat.
Tue Jan 27 10:45:01 GMT 2015
The new £800m South Glasgow Hospitals Campus is to be handed over to Greater Glasgow and Clyde
Tue Jan 27 09:01:09 GMT 2015
A two-year-old girl who was born with a serious heart defect has had a life-saving operation thanks
Tue Jan 27 02:45:37 GMT 2015
Hugh Pym assesses Labour's plans for the NHS
Tue Jan 27 00:14:13 GMT 2015
Cocktail parties in care homes help people relive younger years
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
Mon Jan 26 16:00:17 GMT 2015
Use our calculator to find out the costs you may face
Mon Jan 26 00:07:18 GMT 2015
A person's ability to taste umami in food is closely linked to their overall health, particularly
Sun Jan 25 03:10:03 GMT 2015
The fight against baseball's toxic tradition
Sat Jan 24 12:48:04 GMT 2015
What causes deja vu - and how does it feel to have it constantly?
Sat Dec 06 01:15:38 GMT 2014
Why 361 needles are better than one
Fri Nov 28 02:18:50 GMT 2014
Small measures that could boost children's care