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Playing music in the operating theatre can be disruptive and surgeons should think twice about pressing the play button, according to a small study.
Wed, 05 Aug 2015 04:25:58 GMT
Regulator tells hospitals in England to "look again" at their financial plans as current proposals are "simply unaffordable".
Tue, 04 Aug 2015 09:13:55 GMT
In a world first, the US Food and Drug Administration has given go-ahead for a 3D printed pill to go into production.
Tue, 04 Aug 2015 11:45:23 GMT
A retired nurse from London who travelled to Switzerland to end her life saw the "indignity" of ageing, her partner says.
Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:50:43 GMT
Everyone should consider taking vitamin D supplements to counter the lack of sunshine in the UK, government experts are proposing.
Mon, 03 Aug 2015 10:12:32 GMT
A simple urine test which could detect pancreatic cancer much earlier than at present is developed by scientists.
Mon, 03 Aug 2015 04:08:12 GMT
A new study says reading for pleasure can help people relate to each other and increase their empathy.
Sun, 02 Aug 2015 23:58:00 GMT
The US Food and Drug Administration is 'strongly encouraging' hospitals not to use a drug pump system made by a leading medical supplier.
Mon, 03 Aug 2015 10:39:48 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
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
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
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
A hospital patient who is unable to fit inside an "outdated" MRI scanner says he is forced to make a 150 mile round trip for treatment.
Tue, 04 Aug 2015 07:47:16 GMT
A computer-based brain training game could improve the daily lives of people with schizophrenia, say University of Cambridge researchers.
Sun, 02 Aug 2015 23:58:45 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
John Southall, the partner of Gill Pharaoh, who ended her life in a Swiss suicide clinic, explains how she reached her decision.
Tue, 04 Aug 2015 08:26:00 GMT
The appetite for Scottish Seaweed exports increases with further plans to boost demand among health conscious consumers.
Tue, 04 Aug 2015 15:53:08 GMT
Stem cells can change the lives of people with serious diseases but lack of donors from the Black, Asian and minority ethnic community means 'less hope' for patients
Tue, 04 Aug 2015 08:05:52 GMT
Two women from Hertfordshire are backing a campaign to provide free sanitary products for homeless women.
Mon, 03 Aug 2015 16:33:38 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
What's behind the 'anti-vax' movement?
Wed, 05 Aug 2015 02:39:24 GMT
Why might women feel temperature differently to men?
Tue, 04 Aug 2015 16:48:01 GMT
How food ingredients change without you knowing
Mon, 03 Aug 2015 03:45:31 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