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Tafida Raqeeb: Brain-damaged girl arrives in Italy

1 hour 18 min ago
Hospital bosses in the UK had tried to block attempts to move Tafida Raqeeb to the hospital in Genoa.

Mental health sick leave rises for emergency workers

6 hours 17 min ago
More police, firefighters and ambulance workers are taking time off for mental ill health.

Liquid food safety alert leaves woman with no food for 10 days

6 hours 19 min ago
Jenny Evans is fed intravenously, but says a lack of deliveries left her without essential nutrition.

Royal Papworth Hospital rated 'outstanding' in all categories

7 hours 12 min ago
Royal Papworth Hospital in Cambridge is the first in the UK to achieve the rating in all five areas.

Cancer survivor's joy at breast milk donations

8 hours 32 min ago
Mum Emma Rees was unable to breastfeed after having a double mastectomy.

How dad saved son from 'scalding cuppa' scars

13 hours 5 min ago
Each year hundreds of young UK children end up in hospital with severe but avoidable coffee and tea scalds, like Archie.

NHS screening 'needs to fit with busy lives'

13 hours 6 min ago
Mobile clinics and evening and weekend opening could help increase uptake of NHS screening programmes.

The world's first artificial womb for humans

14 hours 30 min ago
Doctors in the Netherlands say they are within 10 years of creating a 'second' womb for premature babies.

Woman with severe head condition seeks Spain operation

15 hours 3 min ago
Rachel Pighills needs £135,000 surgery as her neck can no longer support the weight of her head.

Deadly parasite 'jumped' from gorilla to humans

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 20:13
Discovery of mutation 50,000 years ago could help in the fight against malaria.

Sharp rise in babies facing being taken into care

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 08:39
Data shows newborns in Wales are more likely to appear in care proceedings than those in England.

Bill Turnbull backs cannabis for medicinal use ahead of cancer doc

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 01:19
The former BBC Breakfast host says the UK needs to have a "proper conversation" about cannabis laws.

Children illegally sold vaping products

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 00:57
Almost 40% of sellers targeted by councils sold vaping goods to under-age teenagers in 2018-19.

More than half of A&Es 'not good enough'

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 00:56
The government in England must find a solution for social care to ease pressure, the regulator says.

Spikes - and other ways disabled people combat unwanted touching

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 00:55
When Bronwyn Berg found herself being manhandled once again, she decided to add spikes to her wheelchair to prevent a repeat.

Head injuries: Cheap drug 'could save thousands of lives a year'

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 00:55
A cheap, common drug could save hundreds of thousands of lives a year if used routinely, doctors say.

Questions remain over puberty-blockers, as review clears study

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 22:48
But questions remain over the use of puberty blockers, say Newsnight's Deb Cohen and Hannah Barnes.

Katy Brand: 'I didn't know what to do when I had a miscarriage'

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 12:44
Comedian Katy Brand tells 5 Live's Emma Barnett about her experience.

Mother's sepsis warning after hospital failure

Mon, 10/14/2019 - 00:06
Five-year-old Ava Macfarlane died from sepsis in December 2017.

Having children more a priority for Westerners - Swansea uni study

Sun, 10/13/2019 - 02:39
People in Western countries are more likely to look for a partner who wants children, a study finds.

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