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GPs in England are to be offered a voluntary contract to provide seven-day-a-week cover for patients, David Cameron announces.
Sun, 04 Oct 2015 11:41:28 GMT
UK regulators reassure women the permanent birth control implant Essure is safe despite concerns in the US.
Sat, 03 Oct 2015 23:13:45 GMT
Young children given asthma medication before the age of two may not grow to their full height in later life, a preliminary report suggests.
Sat, 03 Oct 2015 01:53:58 GMT
Some doctors in England are being offered thousands of pounds in bonuses to cut the number of patients being sent to hospital, an investigation finds.
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 08:58:51 GMT
A Swedish study of five million people appears to support the theory that height and cancer risk are linked.
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 00:56:41 GMT
A law banning smoking in vehicles where children are present comes into force in England and Wales, but police say they will be taking a non-confrontational approach.
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 09:49:49 GMT
Being exposed to "good bacteria" early in life could prevent children developing asthma, say US scientists.
Wed, 30 Sep 2015 23:52:08 GMT
Ruth Walters says she started pulling her hair out when she was 14 and her parents were divorcing.
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 12:28:15 GMT
Operating theatres are a "hostile environment for women", one of the country's leading female surgeons has told the BBC.
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 03:18:12 GMT
"Heads would roll" in England if hospital waiting list figures were on the same scale as those currently seen in Northern Ireland, a leading health expert claims.
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 17:54:41 GMT
Doctors have been granted approval to carry out the UK's first 10 womb transplants, following the success of the procedure in Sweden.
Wed, 30 Sep 2015 10:00:33 GMT
Everyone who has HIV should be offered antiretroviral drugs as soon as possible after diagnosis, the World Health Organisation says.
Wed, 30 Sep 2015 11:44:44 GMT
People with the most common form of multiple sclerosis should be offered drug treatment earlier, a charity says.
Wed, 30 Sep 2015 01:45:49 GMT
Everyone is surrounded by a unique cloud of their own bacteria, according to scientists at the University of Oregon in the US.
Wed, 23 Sep 2015 03:00:07 GMT
Tai Chi has benefits for people with health conditions like arthritis, a study has found.
Fri, 18 Sep 2015 14:56:26 GMT
Why the NHS should listen to people who see something amiss
Fri, 05 Dec 2014 01:46:52 GMT
The strange effects of cancer on appetite
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 01:31:05 GMT
Carers should spend at least 30 minutes on home visits to older people as part of a new gold standard for services, according to new guidance.
Wed, 23 Sep 2015 03:01:02 GMT
Drinking dirty water is a reality for many around the world. One company has teamed up with NGOs to trial a unique device that uses salt and a car battery try tackle this
Sat, 03 Oct 2015 23:02:40 GMT
The Children's Commissioner for England is concerned that young people with mental health issues are turning to the web for advice.
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 18:53:08 GMT
Some doctors are being offered thousands of pounds in bonuses to cut the number of patients being sent to hospital, an investigation has found.
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 08:19:57 GMT
Newnsight followed three junior doctors over the course of a week - here are their diaries.
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 12:00:15 GMT
A Stirling primary school has pioneered a scheme to ensure all of its pupils walk or run a mile every day.
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 10:39:27 GMT
Activists are warning of a rise in suicides among young people in Iraq.
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 14:01:36 GMT
A woman who may benefit from womb transplantation in the UK says carrying her own child would be "an absolute gift".
Wed, 30 Sep 2015 14:24:39 GMT
British aid workers who risked their lives to save victims of the Ebola virus have been honoured for their efforts.
Wed, 30 Sep 2015 08:00:23 GMT
The patients subjected to intimate examinations - without consent
Sat, 03 Oct 2015 00:13:20 GMT
Why the diesel scandal is 'health' issue
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 01:52:48 GMT
Why it's key to stay healthy when carrying a baby
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 02:37:36 GMT
Should we know more about the state of NHS finances?
Wed, 30 Sep 2015 11:50:00 GMT
What would the first UK womb transplant involve?
Wed, 30 Sep 2015 16:09:36 GMT
Rising numbers of anxious students need counselling and support for mental health problems
Wed, 30 Sep 2015 17:23:55 GMT