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A vaccine against the deadly Ebola virus has led to 100% protection in a pioneering trial described as a "potential game-changer".
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:00:13 GMT
Teenagers across the UK going to university and college this year are being urged to get vaccinated against deadly meningitis W.
Sat, 01 Aug 2015 12:33:33 GMT
The government is to invest £143m improving children's mental health services in England this year, BBC News learns.
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 19:11:15 GMT
Two distillers in China added Viagra to thousands of bottles of spirits and told customers it had "health-preserving qualities", food officials say.
Sun, 02 Aug 2015 11:59:34 GMT
HIV can be flushed out of its hiding places in the body using a cancer drug, researchers show.
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 23:05:16 GMT
Nursing leaders in Portugal, Spain and Italy say "aggressive strategies" are being used to "fool" a growing number of their staff into working in the NHS.
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 08:00:32 GMT
Days lost to stress-related sickness by doctors at a hospital trust increases by more than 430% in five years, it is revealed.
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:11:32 GMT
Scientists identify five types of prostate cancer, each with a distinct genetic signature.
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 23:37:11 GMT
England's health watchdog puts forward new draft guidance to improve the care of adults in their last few days of life.
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:49:42 GMT
Targets for ambulance response times in Wales are to be dropped for all but the most life-threatening calls under a Welsh government trial.
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:36:16 GMT
Patient safety is at risk because of increasing GP workloads in the UK, doctors' leaders are warning.
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 23:03:55 GMT
New guidelines for diagnosing and treating melanoma skin cancers have been issued to the NHS in England.
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 23:07:00 GMT
It is "distracting, frustrating and expensive" to have to recruit large numbers of nurses from overseas, the head of a leading NHS hospital says.
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 05:00:05 GMT
Using the nose to inflate a balloon helps heal glue ear, University of Southampton research suggests.
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 00:33:15 GMT
An Australian plane passenger, who says he suffered back pain after being seated next to an overweight man, is suing Etihad Airways.
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 08:56:36 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
The National Living Wage could result in a "catastrophic failure" in the home care market, the industry is warning.
Mon, 27 Jul 2015 16:00:34 GMT
People living with HIV in Malawi are being given access to vital tests thanks to a simpler way of transporting blood.
Sat, 01 Aug 2015 23:04:08 GMT
Maud, 90, speaks to the BBC about her feelings of isolation.
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 07:31:06 GMT
A pilot project for women in Bury is tackling participation in sport, which is now lower across the UK than before the London Olympics.
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:37:35 GMT
Initial results from an Ebola vaccine trial in Guinea are "exciting" and "promising", according to the World Health Organization.
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 21:38:44 GMT
An eight-year-old boy in America becomes the youngest recipient of a double hand transplant.
Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:42:36 GMT
Leesa Davies, whose son died after inhaling nitrous oxide - or laughing gas - speaks to the BBC.
Mon, 27 Jul 2015 08:12:05 GMT
Laura Thomas has been working as a driving instructor since 1938 and it is thought she is the United Kingdom's oldest.
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 06:40:03 GMT
People with eating disorders feel they are being forced to lose weight so their body mass index is low enough to qualify for treatment, the UK's biggest eating disorder charity says.
Mon, 27 Jul 2015 05:58:12 GMT
A year on, how much difference has it made?
Sun, 02 Aug 2015 02:12:50 GMT
We told the king we had HIV - and taught a country not to fear
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 23:08:18 GMT
How dangerous is laughing gas?
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:28:25 GMT
Ebola deaths have fallen in West Africa - but that doesn't mean that the hard work is done
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 23:49:02 GMT
Helping homeless women access sanitary towels and tampons
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:32:24 GMT
Will the food and drink industry step up to the plate?
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 00:31:17 GMT