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Belfast barber offers haircuts to Liverpool dementia patients

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 18:32
A barber from Belfast has travelled to a care home in Liverpool to offer haircuts to people with dementia.

What is the sex 'superbug' STD MGen?

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 12:01
What do you need to know about mycoplasma genitalium, the emerging sexually transmitted "superbug"?

Model: 'My Brazilian butt lift gave me septicaemia'

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 11:42
Model Darcie Russell went to Turkey for a "Brazilian butt lift" but it left her with blood poisoning.

Egg donation: ‘Will they look like me?’

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 06:20
Ashleigh Kelso, 27, donated some of her eggs to a couple to help them start their own family.

Zara Holland on Love Island: 'Like being in a posh prison'

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 05:52
Former contestant Zara Holland talks about being on the show and how the experience impacted her health.

Low NHS morale is 'heartbreaking', says Matt Hancock

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 02:23
The new health secretary says technology, the workforce and prevention will be his top priorities.

Blind dog gave autistic woman 'hope in life'

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:45
Emma Barker, 18, who has autism and depression, says adopting a dog "saved her life".

IVF: NHS couples 'face social rationing'

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 01:24
Eight out of 10 of CCGs in England do not offer IVF to couples if one partner has previous children.

Complementary cancer therapies linked to reduced survival

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 00:37
Cancer patients who receive complementary therapies are more likely to shun proven treatments, a study finds.

'Dangerous complacency' to global HIV epidemic risks resurgence

Fri, 07/20/2018 - 00:01
The response to the global HIV pandemic is risking a resurgence of the disease, experts warn.

Plan to teach all children first aid

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 18:40
It comes after an inquiry into the Manchester bombing found that many adults lacked life-saving skills.

Medicinal cannabis 'should be available on prescription'

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 16:36
The Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs recommends rules should be changed for these drugs, if safe.

Morrisons introduces 'autistic shopping hour'

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 12:59
Stores will dim lights, turn music off and avoid using the tannoy on Saturdays from 09:00 to 10:00.

'Period poverty led me to become homeless'

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 01:14
Stevie-Jo Pasing's family could not afford to buy her sanitary products during her school years.

'Generation Sensible' in five charts

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 01:08
Whether it's drinking or taking drugs, young people in the UK seem to be getting more sensible.

Women fight back against Peru's national sterilisation scheme

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 00:50
Thousands of indigenous Peruvian women say they were forcibly sterilised in a state family planning scheme.

The women choosing to love their natural grey hair

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 00:44
As celebrities rush to colour their hair silver, some women with natural greys are ditching dyes.

Brain damage 'more likely in cardiac arrest patients given adrenaline'

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 00:36
It increased the chances of survival but patients were more likely to have brain damage, a study finds.

Delays in radiology results 'affecting patient care'

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 00:35
The health regulator found huge variations in the time taken to report on radiology examinations.

Private firms cash in on over-stretched NHS

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 00:35
Hospitals, ambulances and mental health services are spending £1bn a year on care from outside the NHS.