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Wales' organ donation opt-out law has not increased donors

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 06:26
Adults in Wales are presumed to have consented to organ donation unless they have opted out.

India doctors fired for mistakenly declaring newborn dead

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 03:44
The hospital which employed the doctors said the "strict action" was taken after an initial inquiry.

Asthma sufferers urged to wear scarves in cold to stop attacks

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 00:57
This can help to warm up winter air before it is breathed in and reduce the risk of an attack.

Mental health: 'I was offered help two years later'

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 15:04
George Hodgson was referred to adolescent mental health services - but faced a two-year wait.

Frontline battle

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 02:14
5 live Investigates speaks to officers struggling to cope with some of the disturbing things they've experienced while on duty.

Pledge to boost mental health support in schools

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 00:51
The government promises to improve waiting times and bring in new mental health support teams.

Fresh heart

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 00:18
It is 50 years since the first heart transplant took place, ushering in a new era of media attention and medical celebrity.

'A ticking time-bomb'

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 08:55
When Carla Atherton found she had the faulty BRCA gene, she did everything to save her life.

Migraine is 'not just a headache'

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 08:41
Tania suffers from extreme migraines that cause vomiting. A new treatment could ease that.

My brain 'exploded'

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 00:23
A brutal attack changed Colin Robertson's life and he is now helping brain injury victims.

Completely blind backpacker travelling around the world

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 00:07
Mr Giles’s first solo trip was to New Orleans in 2000 - he has now visited more than 120 countries.

Welsh and Scottish health ministers call for folic acid in flour

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 15:21
The Welsh and Scottish health ministers want Jeremy Hunt to act to reduce neural tube defects in babies.

'We aim to hit the charts'

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 14:30
Pete Hirst has bipolar disorder and was sectioned after a spell of psychosis.

Anger as India doctor mistakenly declares newborn dead

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 12:52
The error was found when the baby's parents saw him move en route to the funeral in India.

Adults being diagnosed with the wrong diabetes, study finds

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 03:57
Many might think type 1 diabetes is a "disease of childhood", but new research has found it has similar prevalence in adults.

World Aids Day: The pioneering work of a Brighton gynaecologist

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 01:32
A gynaecologist from Brighton was the first doctor in the UK to enable a HIV-positive man to conceive a child who was HIV-free.

Portsmouth hospital missed lung cancer cases

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 01:14
A national review is taking place after the failings were uncovered by the health watchdog.

The autistic dance group body popping in Europe

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 00:38
Autism With Attitude (AWA) will be representing the UK at next year's European dance championships in Germany.

Cardiff University Down's syndrome vision research prize

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 18:32
Pioneering research helps children with Down's syndrome overcome vision problems - and wins an award.

Thyroid drug to remain available on the NHS

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 15:17
The decision on liothyronine was part of a wider prescribing review by NHS England.

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