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Scientists from Harvard Medical School have discovered a way of turning stem cells into killing machines to fight brain cancer.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:27:46 GMT
The authorities in Mali confirm the death of the country's first Ebola patient, a two-year-old girl, and say many people were exposed to her.
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 04:04:37 GMT
Surgeons in Australia say they have performed the first heart transplant using a "dead heart".
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:00:25 GMT
People living in Roman Britain had healthier gums than their modern-day descendants, a feat of archaeological dentistry shows.
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:45:08 GMT
Exposure to sunshine could slow down weight gain and the development of diabetes, research on mice suggests.
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:45:51 GMT
The family of Ashya King say they will not yet return to the UK following his treatment in Prague as they do not feel safe to do so.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:31:54 GMT
Moving the clocks forward by one extra hour all year could lead to children getting two more minutes of exercise every day, say UK researchers.
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:15:39 GMT
The NHS in England needs extra money and drastic changes to the way services are organised if patient care is not to suffer, health bosses say.
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:30:46 GMT
An international team of scientists is set up to determine the effectiveness of using the blood of Ebola-survivors as a treatment.
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:24:28 GMT
The NHS in England is told to stop being a barrier to infertile couples having children, according to the funding watchdog.
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:46:52 GMT
US government investigators are looking into about two dozen cases of medical kit suspected to be vulnerable to life-threatening hacks.
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:52:35 GMT
Health experts launch a five-year programme that aims to halve the number of stillbirths, newborn deaths and baby brain injuries in the UK.
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:47:39 GMT
President Barack Obama expresses cautious optimism about the Ebola situation in the US, as new screening rules are introduced in the country.
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:42:32 GMT
Hate crime convictions are at an all-time high, but disability hate crime convictions have dropped, according to a new report.
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:45:15 GMT
The World Health Organization revises its estimate as to how many people have tuberculosis up by 500,000, in its latest report into the killer disease.
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:17:01 GMT
A group of leading doctors and researchers has called on MPs to investigate potential conflicts of interest at the medicines watchdog, NICE.
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:52:48 GMT
Scientists sequence the entire genome of the common housefly in a bid to find cures for human diseases.
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:21:52 GMT
Scientists say they have identified the underlying reason why some people are prone to the winter blues, or seasonal affective disorder (SAD).
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:21:11 GMT
Why does Ebola cause more concern than other deadly diseases?
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 04:05:18 GMT
The wards full of patients suspended between life and death
Sun, 14 Sep 2014 00:00:59 GMT
Ashya King's father said his son "has really come along" while under going proton beam therapy in Prague.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:07:17 GMT
Amputees could one day re-grow their missing limbs, according to researchers at Imperial College London.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:49:14 GMT
Moving the clocks forward by an extra hour all year in the UK could lead to children getting more exercise every day, according to researchers.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:57:54 GMT
The NHS is under pressure to close a huge projected funding gap - Dominic Hughes reports on how the NHS has addressed this in West Yorkshire.
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 06:09:54 GMT
Chief Medical Officer Dame Sally Davies tells MPs that the UK is well prepared in case of a potential Ebola outbreak.
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:15:58 GMT
Former Dr Feelgood guitarist Wilko Johnson says he has been cured of the terminal pancreatic cancer with which he was diagnosed in 2012.
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:47:05 GMT
A paralysed man has been able to walk again after a pioneering therapy that involved transplanting cells from his nasal cavity into his spinal cord.
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:27:42 GMT
A letter written by a 10-year-old girl to David Cameron about the West Cumberland Hospital is raised at PMQs.
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:25:06 GMT
Sierra Leone sailor asks for international help to end the epidemic
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:52:58 GMT
The BBC's Hugh Pym looks at the future of healthcare in England
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:34:17 GMT
Six surprising figures from the frontline
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 01:29:30 GMT
Nick Triggle on the key points in the NHS plan
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:35:49 GMT
How one Dorset hospital is trying to better serve its elderly patients
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:36:41 GMT
The project that enabled a paralysed man to walk again
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:12:23 GMT
How soon could there be an off-the-shelf treatment and vaccine?
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:18:17 GMT
Global health body under fire over Ebola
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:02:23 GMT
How one doctor saved Nigeria from a catastrophe
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:01:45 GMT
Why 'Sleeping Beauty' illness is a such a nightmare
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:54:47 GMT