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The concern e-cigarettes are a gateway to smoking might be unfounded, data suggests.
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 10:40:13 GMT
The brain has a weak spot for Alzheimer's disease and schizophrenia, according to experts who have pinpointed the region using scans.
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:06:07 GMT
In its first year, a free 24-hour UK helpline for the elderly has been inundated with calls about loneliness.
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 01:45:10 GMT
Nurses, midwives, ambulance staff and other NHS workers have staged a four-hour strike over pay.
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:40:26 GMT
A terminally ill woman who claims a hospital did not treat her suspected cancer as urgent has launched legal action against a health board.
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 20:07:30 GMT
Talk therapy sessions can help reduce the risk of suicide among high-risk groups, suggests a US study.
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:02:22 GMT
The Food Standards Agency says people should ensure they use a separate bag for raw meat and fish to avoid contamination with bugs.
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:40:57 GMT
Health secretary Shona Robison is to make a statement to MSPs after an inquiry into a C. diff outbreak found "systemic failures".
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:51:29 GMT
Staff cuts and bed shortages are leaving mental health services "under unprecedented strain", says the nurses' union.
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 08:53:55 GMT
The first group of NHS volunteers set off from London Heathrow, bound for Sierra Leone where they will help in the fight against Ebola.
Sat, 22 Nov 2014 17:36:16 GMT
The public can have their say on the state of cross-border health services at two meetings on Monday.
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 07:15:28 GMT
NHS England figures show 92.9% of patients were seen within four hours of arrival in A&E last week- the lowest percentage since April 2013.
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:04:00 GMT
An early signifier of yellow fever, an infectious disease which can be fatal, could lead to a new treatment and better diagnosis, a study said.
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:05:02 GMT
Scientists believe they have discovered why people who work nightshifts are more prone to weight gain and obesity.
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:44:19 GMT
Data on surgeons' performance 'may not tell the whole story'
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 01:53:17 GMT
What role does wild animal meat play in the Ebola outbreak?
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:16:16 GMT
Professor Atul Gawande of Harvard University on why more effort needs to be made to improve the last stage in people's lives.
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:15:03 GMT
Thousands of NHS workers in England and Northern Ireland, including nurses, midwives and ambulance staff, have been staging four hour strikes.
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:37:21 GMT
A coroner has concluded the death of a 25-year-old woman in a hospital in East Yorkshire was "not a case of neglect".
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:29:21 GMT
The Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls is calling for £1bn of banking scandal fines to be invested in the NHS.
Sat, 22 Nov 2014 08:15:14 GMT
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 20:20:50 GMT
Shop worker Hayley Bicker wanted to raise awareness on autism after feeling shocked at people's reaction to an autistic child in a supermarket
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:40:28 GMT
A group of NHS medical staff leaves for Sierra Leone to help in the fight against the Ebola outbreak.
Sat, 22 Nov 2014 18:10:16 GMT
A hospital is to give so-called "bed blockers" seven days to leave or face possible legal action, saying that too many families are refusing to take elderly relatives home.
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:08:08 GMT
How health warnings are changing cigarette packet design
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:15:37 GMT
NHS strike: A walkout with a difference
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:27:20 GMT
How 30 years has changed living with the virus
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:23:36 GMT
Hopes pinned on Ebola clinical trials in Guinea
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 02:09:54 GMT
The NHS volunteers travelling to Sierra Leone
Sat, 22 Nov 2014 20:02:42 GMT
Parents who refuse to vaccinate their children against polio
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 00:03:33 GMT
On a journey charting the impact of the disease
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 06:00:04 GMT
How are organs chosen for transplant?
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 00:11:00 GMT
A strangely accurate book of anatomy from 1543
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 01:09:17 GMT
Returning British Ebola nurse frustrated at Sierra Leone situation
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 06:01:01 GMT
What risk, if any, does this pose to people?
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 14:52:24 GMT
How avatars could help reduce self-criticism
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:46:22 GMT