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A project aiming to revolutionise medicine by unlocking the secrets of DNA is under way in centres across England.
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 06:04:00 GMT
The World Health Organization and presidents of West African nations affected by the Ebola outbreak meet in Guinea to announce a new $100m response plan.
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:13:50 GMT
A hospital in Atlanta is preparing to receive a US aid worker infected with the deadly Ebola virus while working in West Africa.
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 03:36:48 GMT
The treatment of employees in public services who raise concerns about wrongdoing is often "shocking", a group of MPs says.
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:43:01 GMT
Norman Baker - the minister in charge of regulating animal experiments - tells the BBC he wants them to end.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:49:11 GMT
Drug-resistant malaria is spreading in South East Asia, and has now reached the Cambodia-Thailand border, according to a study.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:28:46 GMT
People are being urged to take out the tape measure to assess their risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:32:07 GMT
An analysis of the current evidence available on e-cigarettes suggests they are safer than conventional cigarettes.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:34:56 GMT
Over a quarter of Welsh children starting primary school are overweight - with more than one in 10 classed as obese, say public health officials.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 07:25:29 GMT
The number of people in England diagnosed with dementia rises by 62% over seven years.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:21:15 GMT
New research backs the five-a-day target for fruit and vegetables, but suggests eating more may have no added benefits.
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:05:24 GMT
Welsh ambulances again fail to hit their response time targets which politicians brand a "huge concern".
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:26:22 GMT
Problem drinking in middle age doubles the risk of memory loss in later life, research suggests.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:15:25 GMT
Scientists say the world's first malaria vaccine provides children with continuing protection against the disease and may be in use by 2015.
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:06:41 GMT
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt is warned by the statistics watchdog over claims about A&E waiting times in England.
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:20:48 GMT
A newly discovered way to make entire bodies transparent could pave the way for a new generation of treatments, scientists say.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:13:23 GMT
Scientists at Aberystwyth University in Wales have shown that more bacteria are transferred by shaking hands, than by fist-bumping or high-fiving.
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 02:00:49 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
Tough Mudder founder Will Dean explains the appeal of the endurance event.
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 11:10:39 GMT
The BBC's Dougal Shaw tests out a digital bracelet designed to help people avoid getting too much sun exposure.
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:01:37 GMT
An increasing number of people are falling prey to creatures like ticks, horseflies, midges and mosquitoes as warm, wet weather creates perfect breeding conditions for insects.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:16:09 GMT
Scientists have been aware of Ebola since the mid-1970s, but so far no vaccine or cure has been developed.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:50:15 GMT
Dr Stephan Monroe from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the latest Ebola outbreak was unusual.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:19:09 GMT
How remote robot cleaners are helping cut hospital infection rates in north Wales.
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:07:41 GMT
Bodybuilder Lee believes he is unable to have children because he has been taking steroids for 25 years.
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:20:31 GMT
Former heroin addict Lisa Bryer tells Today programme presenter John Humphrys about her experiences with drugs and her recovery process.
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 08:40:07 GMT
Woman who had dog excrement thrown at her loses 25 stone
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 08:04:44 GMT
Things which only wearers of prosthetic limbs know
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:03:49 GMT
The debate over the NHS's use of the private sector
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:51:43 GMT
Life on the Ebola front line
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:16:58 GMT
London's abandoned Victorian Temperance Hospital
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:22:33 GMT
How a failing hospital transformed itself
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 02:09:25 GMT
How the sun can damage sight as well as skin
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 23:51:43 GMT
The risks you may face while taking a walk
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:53:14 GMT
Preventing injury and illness in athletes
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 01:59:05 GMT
Trying to save CAR, where fighting spreads like an infection
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:31:56 GMT
Beauty queen on being abused as a teenager
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:08:57 GMT