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Action is needed to fight a "quiet epidemic" of oesophageal cancer, which is on the rise in the UK, particularly in men, say cancer experts.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 01:08:00 GMT
In a world first, a healthy baby has been born using a "safer" new IVF method.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 01:19:34 GMT
The NHS in England needs to provide a simpler and co-ordinated system of round-the-clock urgent and emergency care, a review of services says.
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 01:50:57 GMT
Patients are being asked to give their views on a radical overhaul of standards for NHS hospitals.
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 10:02:42 GMT
Confusing messages about how much alcohol is safe to drink in pregnancy is making it difficult for the NHS to tackle substance misuse, experts warn.
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 14:00:09 GMT
Death rates in care and nursing homes in England are to be monitored by the Care Quality Commission to try to identify problems earlier.
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 04:52:45 GMT
About 130 women file complaints against a former Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust gynaecologist, a law firm confirms.
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 11:39:58 GMT
Ambulances took more than twice their target time to respond to 11,000 emergency calls in Wales last year, which Plaid Cymru says is "disturbing".
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 05:45:12 GMT
Public health research in Northern Ireland is given funding of £9m.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 05:23:22 GMT
Pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca is to set up its new global headquarters at the Cambridge Biomedical Campus.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 10:45:46 GMT
The scientist who identified one of the genes that causes breast cancer has been awarded a knighthood in the Queen's Birthday Honours.
Fri, 14 Jun 2013 21:42:57 GMT
Surgeons who refuse to publish their performance data should be publicly named, the health secretary says.
Fri, 14 Jun 2013 00:47:28 GMT
Mosaic Community Care, the firm at the centre of a row about the poor care of an older woman in her home, is suspended by the UK trade body.
Fri, 14 Jun 2013 17:37:45 GMT
Two junior doctors develop giant holographic human body parts to make medics' lectures more memorable.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 10:37:23 GMT
Men choosing young women as partners meant fertility in older women was pointless, leading to the menopause, researchers suggest.
Fri, 14 Jun 2013 01:47:21 GMT
People need a choice about where they die, say campaigners
Mon, 13 May 2013 08:18:48 GMT
All humans might make use of echolocation
Fri, 07 Jun 2013 14:00:43 GMT
Mandy Mugford explains why she chose to secretly film the care of her mother, Margaret.
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 08:52:29 GMT
The family of a severely ill 10-year-old girl, who was given a prime spot on the adult transplant list by a US judge, says that she's doing well.
Thu, 13 Jun 2013 13:27:47 GMT
Electronic cigarettes are to be classed as ''medicines'' under new proposals to tighten up the regulation of products containing nicotine.
Wed, 12 Jun 2013 12:52:14 GMT
Fri, 14 Jun 2013 18:42:56 GMT
Questions have been asked about the actions of the NHS chief executive over a total of £2 million paid to 52 whistle blowers in previously-secret severance payments.
Wed, 12 Jun 2013 13:14:59 GMT
The Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, has told MPs that controversial plans to reform children's heart surgery in England have been suspended.
Wed, 12 Jun 2013 12:54:43 GMT
Pictures of babies on follow-on baby milk formula packs are expected to be banned later by the European Parliament.
Tue, 11 Jun 2013 05:37:23 GMT
A mother who has trialled a "booze bracelet" to help her alcohol addiction said it was a "good deterrent".
Tue, 11 Jun 2013 12:56:17 GMT
Is it true that a child dies of hunger every 10 seconds?
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 00:48:21 GMT
What happens if care providers fail to note death rate lessons?
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 03:41:07 GMT
Life at Ashworth hospital, home to Moors Murderer Ian Brady
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 09:54:36 GMT
Documenting Neil Platt's struggle with Motor Neurone Disease
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 02:35:47 GMT
Paracyclist finally puts name to his rare genetic condition
Sun, 16 Jun 2013 18:50:51 GMT
How new embalming method will aid surgeons
Sat, 15 Jun 2013 00:08:11 GMT
Life at Stafford Hospital at height of the scandal
Sat, 15 Jun 2013 09:39:46 GMT
How amputees manage the ups and downs of everyday life
Fri, 14 Jun 2013 00:48:02 GMT