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Warning over eating raw dough due to E. coli risk in flour

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 09:09
US food chiefs have updated guidelines after investigating an E. coli outbreak that was caused by flour.

Payout after woman was kept alive against her will

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 03:16
Brenda Grant tried to pull tubes out of her arms after being put in a nursing home, her family says.

'People with schizophrenia aren't all dangerous'

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 01:26
Alice, a married 26-year-old mother-of-two, has schizophrenia and is fed up of being portrayed as dangerous because of her condition.

'I went from a screaming room of people to deadly silence'

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 00:44
Mother-of-two Hannah Freimanis suffered flashbacks after the traumatic birth of her first son, Marleigh.

Why some people can hear this silent gif

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 14:16
Why are some people able to hear this gif even though it is silent?

Nappy sacks 'should carry death warnings'

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 14:02
Retailers urged to put warning signs on packs after reports of 17 infant deaths.

How I beat type 2 diabetes with a liquid diet

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 13:45
Isobel took part in an intensive weight loss programme to reverse her type 2 diabetes

'I beat type 2 diabetes with 200 calorie drinks'

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 13:16
Isobel was one of 300 people on a trial that reversed type 2 in nearly half of patients.

'I begged doctors for a hysterectomy at the age of 28'

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 13:06
The pain of endometriosis has plagued Carrie-Mae Macmillan for most of her life.

Welsh Government 'sticking plaster' on health services

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 06:32
Spending on health does not seem to to be resulting in improved services, a senior AM warns.

Air pollution: Green group takes Welsh Government to court

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 06:07
A campaign group is accusing the Welsh Government of not acting over nitrogen dioxide in the air.

DVLA addresses letter to 'multiple sclerosis Caron'

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 02:41
Caron Garrod is happy to talk about her condition, but called the DVLA's blunder "offensive".

Criminal record check did not spot hammer attack carer threat

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 02:25
A carer who attacked a 90-year-old with a knife and hammer had a previous assault conviction.

What will medicine be able to do with hearts?

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 01:09
Heart transplantation has become a routine surgical operation, but the future promises equally amazing progress.

One in five patients regularly miss GP appointments

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 00:27
Missed GP appointments cost the NHS time and money and a new study reveals the extent of the problem.

Dangerous milk

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 00:13
The tech tackling fake baby formula, dodgy drugs, conflict diamonds and fishy fish.

Colorado police start 'cuddle club' for colleague's baby

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 22:23
When a police officer's baby was born prematurely, colleagues formed a "cuddle club" to comfort him.

Lethal adrenaline rush

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 19:33
Frank has a heart condition that means a sudden rush of adrenaline could kill him.

Co-op sells food after best before date

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 09:25
Stores in East Anglia will sell expired dried and tinned items for 10p in a bid to cut food waste.

Betsi Cadwaladr health board waiting times 'could halve'

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 09:01
The prediction comes amid concern about higher than average waiting times at the health board.