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A public review into the three person IVF technique has been broadly supportive, says the Department of Health.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:35:39 GMT
Midwives, nurses and ambulance workers are among more than 400,000 NHS workers in England being balloted on industrial action, including strikes, over pay.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:28:14 GMT
In the largest ever genetic study of the disease, scientists have discovered some 80 genes which could leave people at higher risk of schizophrenia.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 03:48:33 GMT
Scientists say they have made an "exciting" step towards curing HIV by forcing the virus out of its hiding places in the body.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 04:31:12 GMT
The NHS is starting to test a sticking-plaster-sized patient-monitoring patch.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 05:01:37 GMT
David Cameron has said female genital mutilation (FGM) and childhood forced marriage should be stopped worldwide "within this generation".
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:19:05 GMT
Falkirk Community Hospital records the first perfect score in an initial Healthcare Environment Inspectorate review.
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:36:43 GMT
HIV can rapidly form invulnerable strongholds in the body, dashing hopes that early treatment might cure the virus, according to new research.
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 03:21:11 GMT
Patients using patches containing potent painkillers are being urged to ensure they are thrown away carefully.
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:21:09 GMT
A rise in complaints against doctors reflects the role of social media and negative press coverage of the medical profession, according to a report.
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:39:14 GMT
Extra training is to be given to teachers, doctors and social workers to help them to identify and assist girls at risk of female genital mutilation.
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 09:07:35 GMT
Twelve babies have been born using a potentially safer way of getting eggs for use in IVF with the hormone kisspeptin, UK doctors say.
Sat, 19 Jul 2014 00:51:08 GMT
The rate of HIV infections diagnosed in the United States has fallen by a third in the past 10 years, a new study finds.
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 01:31:50 GMT
Legalising assisting dying would mean "less suffering not more deaths", says Lord Falconer as his bill on the issue passes its second reading in the House of Lords.
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 19:13:02 GMT
England's major A&E units have now missed the waiting time target for 52 weeks in a row, official figures show.
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:32:55 GMT
At least six passengers on the Malaysia Airlines plane were heading to a major international Aids conference in Australia.
Sat, 19 Jul 2014 10:10:53 GMT
A man with a fly in his ear and a woman questioning if a green potato was poisonous were among thousands of non-urgent 999 calls made to the Welsh Ambulance Service last year.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:16:27 GMT
Obese women may have a "food learning impairment" that could explain their attitude to food, research from Yale School of Medicine suggests.
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:42:18 GMT
The risks of a plan to admit fewer patients
Fri, 23 May 2014 00:02:39 GMT
The first is the most dangerous of life
Sun, 29 Jun 2014 00:19:19 GMT
New treatments for schizophrenia could be possible as vital clues behind the factors causing the mental illness are discovered. One person diagnosed with it explains the impact and the stigma.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:54:00 GMT
Documenting hair pulling condition on YouTube
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:46:35 GMT
PE provision for children with disabilities in mainstream schools is lacking and could damage Britain's Paralympic prospects in the future, according to a survey carried out by the Youth Sport Trust.
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 06:45:27 GMT
A British mother tells 5 live she spent £20,000 on gender selection treatment in the US.
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:46:34 GMT
New measures aimed at ending female genital mutilation within a generation will be announced at a global summit in London.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:13:04 GMT
Parents who allow their daughters to be subjected to female genital mutilation will face prosecution under new legislation.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:50:11 GMT
A patch the size of a plaster is to be tested by the NHS as a new way of continuously monitoring a patient's heart rate, breathing and temperature.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:42:43 GMT
Actor Sir Patrick Stewart has joined campaigners on a march in support of assisted dying, as the House of Lords debate a new attempt to change the law.
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:02:38 GMT
NHS 'wasting millions every year on supplies'
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:24:41 GMT
What is it and why is it still being carried out across the world?
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 01:25:55 GMT
One man's HIV campaign in Indonesia's Bandung prison
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 01:04:14 GMT
First aid for the mind
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 01:14:42 GMT
The wisecracking 90-year-old whose agony column is a cult hit
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:07:45 GMT
Finding the right drugs to care for Kenya's HIV orphans
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:17:19 GMT
The Americans seeing a doctor for the first time in years
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:03:42 GMT
How grief of miscarriage affects husbands and partners
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 01:05:30 GMT
Can you force children to eat healthfully?
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:19:45 GMT
What disabled people think of assisted dying
Thu, 17 Jul 2014 02:25:24 GMT