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Increasing symptoms of depression in older age could indicate early signs of dementia, say scientists.
Sat, 30 Apr 2016 00:22:20 GMT
Newborn babies are being tested for alcohol after researchers raised concerns about pregnant women drinking regularly.
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:38:15 GMT
A hospital trust that ran a unit where a man drowned in the bath is to be investigated for safety breaches.
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:12:33 GMT
Scientists say they have made a leap in knowing why some people retain their youthful looks while others age badly.
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 00:16:50 GMT
A genetic therapy improves the vision of some patients who would otherwise have gone blind.
Thu, 28 Apr 2016 22:25:35 GMT
Ministers and doctors have both vowed to fight on as the first all-out doctor strikes in the history of the NHS ended in England without any major problems.
Wed, 27 Apr 2016 16:01:35 GMT
Smokers should be offered and encouraged to use e-cigarettes to help them quit, says a leading medical body.
Thu, 28 Apr 2016 02:00:12 GMT
Children in care have more mental health problems but too often miss out on treatment, say MPs.
Thu, 28 Apr 2016 11:34:40 GMT
"Clean air zones" targeting drivers of high-polluting vehicles should be extended to more cities in England, MPs say.
Wed, 27 Apr 2016 08:54:21 GMT
Morning flu jabs provoke a stronger immune response than those given in the afternoon, a trial shows.
Mon, 25 Apr 2016 23:45:06 GMT
Levels of obesity in China's rural youth have rapidly increased, a study warns, because of socioeconomic changes.
Wed, 27 Apr 2016 04:09:36 GMT
The NHS mental health trust which ran a care unit where a teenager drowned in a bath is "continuing to put patients at risk", inspectors say.
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:30:14 GMT
Neurologist Suzanne O'Sullivan wins the £30,000 Wellcome Book Prize for her book about psychosomatic illness, It's All in Your Head.
Mon, 25 Apr 2016 18:33:37 GMT
Scientists say sleep patterns previously thought exclusive to mammals and birds are also found in lizards.
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:55:10 GMT
An Australian man took himself to hospital after a venomous redback spider bit him on the penis in a portable toilet.
Wed, 27 Apr 2016 08:11:23 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
The chairman of one of England's biggest mental health trusts has resigned ahead of a critical report to be published on Friday.
Thu, 28 Apr 2016 18:11:04 GMT
Smokers should be encouraged to use e-cigarettes to help them quit, says Dr Nick Hopkinson of the Royal College of Physicians.
Thu, 28 Apr 2016 08:31:22 GMT
The withdrawal of emergency care as part of the strike by junior doctors was "disproportionate", according to the health secretary.
Tue, 26 Apr 2016 22:41:37 GMT
A group of MPs has called on Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt to pilot the use of a new NHS contract in a bid to end the ongoing row with junior doctors.
Sun, 24 Apr 2016 08:06:37 GMT
More than 150 countries are switching to a different vaccine to target polio.
Mon, 18 Apr 2016 18:10:29 GMT
Elan Shoffman has Parkinson's disease, but he is determined to deliver a speech at his daughter's wedding.
Mon, 18 Apr 2016 07:53:12 GMT
Debbie Evans talks about her son who has learning disabilities and has lived in a medical institution for seven years
Fri, 15 Apr 2016 17:22:11 GMT
Mother of two, Dr Rachel Maynard, tells the Victoria Derbyshire programme of her shock and embarrassment after discovering her five-year-old son needed two rotten teeth removed.
Fri, 15 Apr 2016 14:48:32 GMT
'This is what it's like to pee after female genital mutilation'
Sat, 23 Apr 2016 23:24:59 GMT
What's it like to run the London Marathon with no sight?
Fri, 22 Apr 2016 03:24:57 GMT
Why is there so much sugar in 'savoury' food?
Fri, 22 Apr 2016 04:32:58 GMT
Why I kept quiet about my cancer, just like Victoria
Fri, 22 Apr 2016 04:18:53 GMT
How the Disney film helped a family deal with their daughter's albinism.
Wed, 20 Apr 2016 07:11:11 GMT
'I was born without a womb, cervix and vagina'
Sun, 17 Apr 2016 23:50:11 GMT