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A new law that would allow terminally-ill patients in England and Wales to be given untested medicines moves a step closer after receiving government backing.
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:08:46 GMT
Society is paying a "shocking" price for poor mental health care for pregnant women and new mothers in the UK, a report says.
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:06:29 GMT
William Pooley, the British nurse who contracted Ebola while volunteering in West Africa, returns to Sierra Leone to work at a hospital.
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 15:19:01 GMT
A £2m programme using sport to help people suffering from mental health problems is announced by Sport England and Mind.
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 08:33:59 GMT
Treating common ailments like coughs and colds at community pharmacies could save the NHS over £1bn a year, the Royal Pharmaceutical Society claims.
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 05:02:55 GMT
The feeling of euphoria, or high, created by addictive behaviour is less obvious in the brains of problem gamblers, research suggests.
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 23:03:14 GMT
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says all nations have a stake in the fight against Ebola, which "respects no borders".
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:06:01 GMT
By 2020 no-one in England will have to wait more than a week for cancer tests and results, Labour pledges.
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 11:09:51 GMT
Thousands of pieces of counterfeit or sub-standard dental equipment imported from China have been seized by regulators.
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:15:15 GMT
Signs warning shoppers how much exercise they need to do to burn off the sugar in fizzy drinks could be a useful tool in the fight against obesity, research suggests.
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 23:07:04 GMT
Ebola screening is to be extended Manchester and Birmingham airports, as a British ship carrying medical teams departs for Sierra Leone.
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:53:19 GMT
A spat between doctors and NHS officials about seven-day working has led to the stalling of longstanding negotiations.
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 16:30:10 GMT
A backpacker finds a leech which had been living in her nose for a month after returning from a trip to South East Asia.
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 12:52:43 GMT
A photo-sharing app enabling healthcare professionals to view patients' photos is to be launched across western Europe.
Tue, 07 Oct 2014 15:19:58 GMT
Why does Ebola cause more concern than other deadly diseases?
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 04:05:18 GMT
The wards full of patients suspended between life and death
Sun, 14 Sep 2014 00:00:59 GMT
Authorities in West Africa are struggling to deal with the Ebola outbreak which has already claimed thousands of lives in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea.
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 11:01:22 GMT
New research shows a majority of adults think body confidence issues affect people of all ages
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 07:49:08 GMT
Shadow Health Secretary Andy Burnham MP talked to the BBC's Andrew Marr about the NHS, Labour's cancer care pledges and the role of the private sector in the NHS.
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 11:00:54 GMT
President Obama has told Americans there must not be hysteria in response to the Ebola outbreak.
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:34:15 GMT
More than 12,000 pieces of illegal dental equipment have been seized in the UK in the past six months.
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:53:42 GMT
UK pharmaceuticals firm GlaxoSmithKline says its Ebola vaccine will not be ready until late 2015 and is "going to come too late" for this epidemic.
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 05:33:40 GMT
Video conferencing is commonplace in the boardroom but it's now being used to treat patients with kidney failure, in their own homes.
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:25:04 GMT
Mum on 'burden' of trying to find disabled daughter work
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:43:32 GMT
Why 'Sleeping Beauty' illness is a such a nightmare
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 23:54:47 GMT
What role does wild animal meat play in the Ebola outbreak?
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:16:16 GMT
Fiona Phillips on being haunted by putting her parents in a home
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:31:29 GMT
We know about Europe, but where does the party stand on health?
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:51:23 GMT
Why we don't know how many people Ebola has killed
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:23:28 GMT
How soon could there be an off-the-shelf treatment and vaccine?
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:18:17 GMT
Why did life expectancy in the US drop by 12 years after WW1
Sun, 12 Oct 2014 23:13:23 GMT
Whatever happened to the traditional 'deathbed'?
Sun, 12 Oct 2014 00:30:31 GMT
Why too few of us are doing enough exercise
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 12:36:09 GMT
How social media affects the way we see ourselves
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 09:41:16 GMT
What is Ebola and how is the disease spread?
Thu, 16 Oct 2014 09:47:05 GMT