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Supermarket sandwiches linked to E. coli outbreak

Fri, 06/14/2024 - 21:04
Retailers are removing at least 56 types of sandwiches, wraps and salad from UK supermarket shelves.

Top doctor alarmed by weight-loss drug misuse

Fri, 06/14/2024 - 13:31
The drugs should not be used as "a quick fix" to get "beach-body ready" this summer, NHS England's medical director said.

Balding at 16 and unable to look in the mirror

Fri, 06/14/2024 - 06:27
Poppie Davies wore a wig and talked about how isolated she felt with the condition.

Silent Men film asks why so many still struggle to open up

Fri, 06/14/2024 - 02:30
Scottish filmmaker Duncan Cowles set out to ask why men tend to bottle up their emotions.

'Do not cry for me', says cancer campaigner in final post

Thu, 06/13/2024 - 18:52
Tributes are paid to Kate Rackham who helped set up the Fighting to be Heard charity after her diagnosis.

England's hospital waiting lists rise to 7.57m

Thu, 06/13/2024 - 10:00
Jump in England comes after ministers claimed the NHS backlog had started to come down.

Warning over habitual delays for cancer treatment

Thu, 06/13/2024 - 00:42
A survey found the number of cancer centres experiencing severe delays had almost doubled in a year.

£8m Longitude Prize won for tackling superbug rise

Wed, 06/12/2024 - 20:22
The winning test rapidly detects whether bacteria are causing an infection and identifies the best antibiotics.

Eva 'doing really good' after spinal surgery

Wed, 06/12/2024 - 06:19
Eva Tennent's family were told her condition was inoperable following delays to her operation.

Strictly's Amy to tell cancer story in documentary

Wed, 06/12/2024 - 01:41
Dancer Amy Dowden was diagnosed after finding a lump on her breast the night before her honeymoon.

Strictly's Amy to tell cancer story in documentary

Wed, 06/12/2024 - 01:41
Dancer Amy Dowden was diagnosed after finding a lump on her breast the night before her honeymoon.

Tiger mosquitoes behind dengue fever rise in Europe

Wed, 06/12/2024 - 01:23
Concerning rise in dengue fever cases as climate change pushes mosquitoes further north, warn experts.

Tiger mosquitoes behind dengue fever rise in Europe

Wed, 06/12/2024 - 01:23
Concerning rise in dengue fever cases as climate change pushes mosquitoes further north, warn experts.

Statins pioneer Akira Endo dies aged 90

Tue, 06/11/2024 - 17:40
The Japanese scientist's work led to the creation of the life-saving drugs now used by millions.

Labour would ban under-16s buying energy drinks

Tue, 06/11/2024 - 12:58
Under-16s will be banned from buying drinks such as Monster and Prime, if Labour wins the election.

Labour pledges 100,000 urgent child dental appointments

Tue, 06/11/2024 - 07:18
Labour says it plans to clear dental treatment backlogs and introduced supervised tooth cleaning.

The town struggling to see a doctor

Tue, 06/11/2024 - 06:43
The difficulties faced by patients trying to access NHS care in Telford reflects UK-wide problems.

Just five more ways Michael Mosley made us healthier

Tue, 06/11/2024 - 00:09
Michael Mosley’s simple and accessible health hacks made him a household name. Remember these?

O-type blood donors needed after London cyber-attack

Mon, 06/10/2024 - 15:53
The NHS says last week's cyber-attack means blood cannot be sorted at the same frequency.

Two-in-one flu and Covid jab passes advanced trial

Mon, 06/10/2024 - 11:38
The trial suggests the jab arms the body with protective antibodies as effectively as separate shots.

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