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The World Health Organization says it expects to decide within a few weeks if there is a link between Zika and microcephaly in newborns.
Fri, 12 Feb 2016 16:40:12 GMT
People in England are living longer than ever before in older age, a report from Public Health England says, although there are variations across the country.
Fri, 12 Feb 2016 00:06:00 GMT
Ten NHS chief executives whose names appeared on a letter recommending Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt impose contracts on junior doctors in England say they do not back the move.
Fri, 12 Feb 2016 04:25:10 GMT
The pharmaceutical firm GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and some generic drugs firms have been fined for being anti-competitive.
Fri, 12 Feb 2016 08:42:58 GMT
The NHS in Wales appears to be performing no better or worse than the rest of the UK, a major international review finds.
Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:00:47 GMT
The target for routine operations in England, such as hip and knee ops, has been missed for the first time.
Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:40:38 GMT
Some 42% of parents of children diagnosed with cancer feel their concerns were ignored by GPs, research by cancer charity CLIC Sargent suggests.
Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:53:44 GMT
The number of children referred to the NHS with gender identity issues has increased dramatically in recent years, new figures show.
Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:27:12 GMT
Lack of exercise in mid-life ages the brain as well as the body, research suggests.
Thu, 11 Feb 2016 12:43:07 GMT
The biggest-ever rise in public dissatisfaction with the NHS was recorded last year, according to a long-running survey.
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 00:42:05 GMT
The surgeon who operated on the world's longest-surviving heart transplant patient says surviving "in excess of 30 years" is "remarkable".
Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:28:50 GMT
The practice of sending mentally ill adults in England long distances for care is unacceptable and must end, an independent report says.
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 09:17:25 GMT
Exposure to short flashes of light at night could help travellers adjust to new time zones and avoid jet lag, according to scientists.
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 00:45:08 GMT
Biologists discover how bacteria sense light and move towards it: the entire single-cell organism focuses light like a tiny eyeball.
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 05:59:56 GMT
Scientists have sequenced the entire genome of the bed bug to help work out how to eliminate the pest, which has been developing resistance to existing insecticide sprays.
Wed, 03 Feb 2016 15:34:07 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
As we live longer and with council budgets tight, the care system that supports us in our later years is under increasing pressure. Find out the costs you might face.
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 16:10:11 GMT
Four members of a Paramusical Ensemble, who are unable to talk or move, are using ground-breaking technology to create music with the power of their minds.
Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:30:35 GMT
Wigan Infirmary is using technology to improve waiting times, and staff believe it helps make theirs one of the best-performing emergency departments in England.
Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:47:05 GMT
Christian Fraser examines the options open to junior doctors who are striking over pay and conditions.
Wed, 10 Feb 2016 23:57:14 GMT
Jeremy Hunt acknowledged junior doctors' low morale but told Andrew Marr that the BMA was to blame for their concerns over contracts
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 11:58:39 GMT
The Silent Partner claims to have come up with a solution for those sleeping with someone who snores.
Mon, 08 Feb 2016 08:17:01 GMT
Six months before the start of the Rio 2016 Olympics, officials are reassuring athletes and visitors that the city is safe - despite the ongoing Zika outbreak.
Fri, 05 Feb 2016 07:53:02 GMT
Can you save lives by analysing huge amounts of data?
Sun, 07 Feb 2016 00:43:33 GMT
Is it harder to stop smoking if you use e-cigarettes?
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 00:28:44 GMT
New Will Smith movie tackles head injuries in sport
Sat, 06 Feb 2016 00:28:21 GMT
How unhealthy is three-and-a-half years indoors?
Thu, 04 Feb 2016 11:29:37 GMT
Could the disease soon be wiped out?
Wed, 03 Feb 2016 16:40:36 GMT
Is it time to change our approach to cancer?
Wed, 03 Feb 2016 00:41:13 GMT