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Doctors need to move beyond 'one-size-fits-all' approach to tackling obesity, say scientists in Sheffield.
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:01:16 GMT
The UK death rate has reached a tipping point with the numbers of deaths expected to rise after 2015, suggests a report.
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:25:29 GMT
Health bosses were forced to bring in a doctor who is usually on call for major disasters to cope with problems at an under-pressure A&E department.
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 07:08:38 GMT
More than 160 people die every day from rabies, despite it being a preventable disease, says a report by the Global Alliance for Rabies Control.
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:19:20 GMT
The NHS is facing a "substantial financial problem" in England which politicians are ignoring during the election campaign, the former head of the service says.
Thu, 16 Apr 2015 08:44:07 GMT
Genetic differences could explain why some people are quicker thinkers in middle age and later life, a study of data from 30,000 people suggests.
Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:56:57 GMT
People who have difficulty breathing while asleep are more likely to develop memory problems early on, a study in the journal Neurology suggests.
Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:49:22 GMT
Tweaking the brain's immune system with a drug has prevented mice developing dementia, a study shows.
Wed, 15 Apr 2015 09:58:13 GMT
Divorced women are more likely to have a heart attack than their peers who stay married, US research suggests.
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 23:48:55 GMT
The WHO is urging recovered Ebola survivors to be even more cautious during sexual contact to make sure the virus is not passed on to partners.
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 23:49:38 GMT
GP services are facing a crisis, with a third of doctors considering retirement in the next five years, a British Medical Association poll suggests.
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 23:29:44 GMT
A simple breath test could help predict whether people with gut problems are at high risk of developing stomach cancer, a small study suggests.
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 00:40:28 GMT
The Greens launch their manifesto with a call for a "peaceful political revolution" to end austerity, tackle climate change and "take back" the NHS.
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 10:24:14 GMT
Experts say eye contact between humans and dogs can ignite a love hormone.
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 08:28:42 GMT
Scientists have used medical scans to explain exactly what happens when people crack their knuckles.
Thu, 16 Apr 2015 09:22:13 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 social care system that supports us in our later years is under increasing pressure. Find out the costs you might face.
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:00:17 GMT
Sierra Leone's President Ernest Bai Koroma told the BBC's Katty Kay that Ebola had a "devastating effect on the economy".
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:05:53 GMT
Suicide claims thousands of lives every year - but figures show that men are around four times more likely to kill themselves than women.
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 08:38:04 GMT
Doctor and director Vitor Pordeus believes his unique drama therapy can cure his patients mental health problems.
Fri, 10 Apr 2015 13:51:58 GMT
Being overweight cuts the risk of dementia, according to the largest and most precise investigation into the relationship.
Fri, 10 Apr 2015 15:20:38 GMT
The biotech start-ups looking at ways to change the way we make food.
Thu, 09 Apr 2015 23:36:56 GMT
Parts of the UK could reach the highest level of air pollution on Friday, prompting health warnings.
Fri, 10 Apr 2015 17:46:09 GMT
GP Zoe Norris speaks to BBC Breakfast about a BMA survey which suggests that longer appointments and better funding are needed to improve services.
Thu, 09 Apr 2015 09:04:24 GMT
A study has found that the shorter you are, the greater your risk of heart problems.
Thu, 09 Apr 2015 10:24:58 GMT
The drive to make mouthguards the norm in sport
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 01:19:22 GMT
Can innovation save lives in Kenya's maternity wards?
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 00:25:04 GMT
How is that medically possible?
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 13:17:46 GMT
Why do so many fortysomething men kill themselves?
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 01:19:47 GMT
Why are certain images always used to depict mental health issues?
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 01:03:22 GMT
What happens if you don't look after dental implants
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 00:46:38 GMT