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David Cameron pledges more money to ensure seven-day GP access across is rolled out across England by 2020.
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 03:37:58 GMT
More than half of stillbirths in the UK could be prevented if the NHS implemented additional scans, a leading obstetrician tells Panorama.
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:29:19 GMT
More than one in 10 three-year-olds have tooth decay, the first survey of the age group shows.
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:28:02 GMT
A large American study suggests young children who are given repeated courses of antibiotics are more likely than those given fewer drugs to be obese.
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 04:02:29 GMT
Midwives will be joining other NHS workers in England in a strike over pay next month.
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:11:28 GMT
Many adults in the UK are unaware of the risk factors for heart disease, according to a new poll.
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 23:00:46 GMT
The death toll from the world's worst Ebola outbreak, in West Africa, passes 3,000, the World Health Organization says.
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 21:42:25 GMT
An inquest concludes a patient who died after being discharged from Stafford Hospital with an undiagnosed ruptured spleen could have been saved.
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 15:53:58 GMT
Nearly one in seven antibiotic treatments given out by GPs for common infections over the last two decades in the UK have failed, researchers say.
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 23:44:34 GMT
An early study in rats suggests the spice turmeric may help boost the brain's ability to repair and regenerate itself.
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 23:07:11 GMT
Talking therapy is more effective than pills in treating social anxiety disorder, a study has found.
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 23:49:23 GMT
Going up several skirt sizes in midlife could be a warning sign of increased breast cancer risk, research suggests.
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 23:03:56 GMT
Sierra Leone's President Ernest Bai Koroma widens a quarantine to include another one million people in an effort to curb the spread of Ebola.
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 17:52:41 GMT
Relatives of adopted people will have more rights to find out about their birth family, so they can find out information such as inherited medical conditions.
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:07:04 GMT
Shadow Health Secretary Andy Burnham says Labour will put "people before profit" in the NHS, with new rights for carers and a shake-up of palliative care.
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:55:52 GMT
The Ebola outbreak threatens to become a political crisis that could unravel years of effort to stabilise West Africa, a think tank warns.
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 17:46:43 GMT
US researchers develop the first breath test for TB, which they say shows promise in animal studies.
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 09:37:40 GMT
Roasted peanuts may be more likely to trigger allergic reactions than raw peanuts, according to an Oxford University study carried out on mice.
Sun, 21 Sep 2014 23:40:38 GMT
Research suggests children born to mothers who have low thyroid hormone levels during pregnancy do worse at maths.
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:45:23 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
A 5 live caller describes the "dreadful situation" he faced when his partner decided to stop cancer treatment.
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 11:13:25 GMT
Well designed surroundings can make a big difference to the lives of people with dementia, so one school teaches simple techniques to make homes dementia friendly.
Sat, 27 Sep 2014 07:42:39 GMT
The NHS has agreed to fund five-year-old brain tumour patient Ashya King's treatment in the Czech Republic, as Nomia Iqbal reports
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 20:05:04 GMT
The French government has unveiled controversial new measures to cut the number of smokers, including introducing plain cigarette packaging.
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 04:37:49 GMT
President Barack Obama told the UN than the spread of Ebola in Africa represented a "threat to regional and global security".
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:24:01 GMT
Stephen Fry talks to BBC Breakfast about missing afternoon tea with Hollywood actor Al Pacino and his struggle with drink and drugs.
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 10:20:37 GMT
Brazilian researchers release thousands of mosquitoes infected with a bacterium that suppresses Dengue fever into the environment in Rio de Janeiro.
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 03:34:33 GMT
A man from Liberia says ten members of his family have been killed after contracting the Ebola virus.
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 17:39:09 GMT
Are male and female brains that different?
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 01:02:33 GMT
How new medical tools change our relationship with doctors
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 00:32:00 GMT
Exercising in coat tails and corsets
Sat, 27 Sep 2014 00:10:15 GMT
The onward march of people making a century
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 09:06:19 GMT
Motorbiking eye surgeons battle preventable blindness in Mali
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 23:17:09 GMT
The struggle to claim the month
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:36:32 GMT
How Haitians overcame the 'yuk' factor
Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:19:10 GMT
How Ebola has prevented the traditional Liberian handshake
Sat, 20 Sep 2014 23:15:59 GMT
Is sugar being demonised?
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:15:32 GMT
What are the hopes for a vaccine against Ebola?
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:21:42 GMT
Labour bares its teeth on the NHS - but do the plans add up?
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:39:51 GMT