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Emerging sex disease MG 'could become next superbug'

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 00:48
It can lead to an infection of the reproductive organs in women that can cause infertility.

Sophia Gibson: Cannabis oil wait girl admitted to hospital

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 00:04
Sophia Gibson is in intensive care as her family waits to hear whether she can receive medicinal cannabis.

Alfie Dingley's medical cannabis let through UK border

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 20:36
It is believed to be the first time the banned oil has been allowed through the UK border.

Study links pollution to hospital visits

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 14:40
Scientists use patient records to confirm air pollution spikes with hospital admissions and GP visits.

Cave rescue: Eight rescued Thai boys in 'good health'

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 08:03
Officials say they hope to get the remaining four boys and their football coach out on Tuesday.

Nadiya Hussain on the sugar tax, takeaways and Bake Off adverts

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 01:02
The Bake Off winner doesn't think the rising cost will put people off buying sugary drinks.

'Opening the grief of miscarriage'

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 00:09
Anna Whitehouse tells how sharing her experiences of five miscarriages was "essential" for her.

Mental health: Children failed at vulnerable point

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 00:09
An NHS investigation was sparked by the suicide of an 18-year-old shortly after moving from child to adult care.

Salisbury poisoning: What is Novichok?

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 00:08
Laura Foster explains how the Novichok nerve agent works and what to do if you think you've been exposed to it.

Immediate stop to NHS mesh operations

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 00:08
Mesh must not be routinely used to treat women with stress urinary incontinence, NHS England told.

The watch that could help manage severe autism

Tue, 07/10/2018 - 00:07
By measuring stress and anxiety levels, this wearable device could help people communicate.

Trump denies US opposition to WHO breastfeeding resolution

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 21:47
US negotiators reportedly threatened retaliation against nations supporting a breastfeeding measure.

Aptamil investigating baby milk formula complaints

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 17:33
Mums say their babies have been sick after the recipe of a popular formula milk was changed.

'Babies given solid food sooner sleep better'

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 16:14
Giving solids as well as breast milk at three months resulted in fewer sleep problems for some babies.

Danone investigating Aptamil baby milk formula complaints

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 11:24
Parents are complaining that the new version of Aptamil formula is making their babies ill.

Carseview patients 'pinned to the floor' and 'bullied'

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 06:29
A BBC investigation is told face-down restraint was used violently and repeatedly at a mental health unit.

How hospices care for the terminally ill

Mon, 07/09/2018 - 00:01
How hospices provide vital end of life care for patients and their families.

'Sometimes we need help'

Sun, 07/08/2018 - 00:52
Gavin didn't leave his flat for four years because of his weight, but gastric band surgery gave him hope.

Thai cave rescue: The physical effects of being trapped

Sat, 07/07/2018 - 13:31
A doctor specialising in treating people in difficult environments explains the impact of being trapped underground.

Womb cancer: 'I could have suffered less with earlier diagnosis'

Sat, 07/07/2018 - 01:20
It is the fourth most common cancer in UK women but few know the symptoms to look out for.