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Politicians unite to demand dignity for terminally ill

5 hours 46 min ago
Politicians describe the current system as "cruel and lacking in dignity and compassion".

HPV vaccine cuts cancer-causing infection

10 hours 41 min ago
The vaccine has brought about an 86% reduction in cancer-causing infection, a study has found.

Hundreds of breast cancer patients 'denied reconstruction'

10 hours 42 min ago
One in five NHS bodies is limiting access to corrective surgery, a breast cancer charity report says.

Veganism: Why is it on the up?

11 hours 10 min ago
More and more people are buying plant-powered products. What’s behind the rise?

'Why UK Asians need to talk more about suicide'

11 hours 11 min ago
Rates of attempted suicide among South Asian women are two-and-a-half times more than white women.

NHS funding: PM calls for 10-year plan to spend cash

11 hours 27 min ago
PM wants NHS to ensure "every penny" is well spent - but questions continue on how the increase will be funded.

Billy Caldwell: Senior MP urges reform over medical cannabis

Sun, 06/17/2018 - 22:42
An MP leading an all-party group looking at medical cannabis calls for 'more fundamental reform'.

Computer game addiction: 'I spend 20 plus hours a week gaming'

Sun, 06/17/2018 - 22:02
The World Health Organisation lists gaming addiction as a mental health condition for the first time.

NHS gets £20bn 'birthday present'

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 23:38
New five-year funding deal announced as health service prepares for 70th anniversary celebrations.

Cannabis oil row: Epileptic boy has supply returned

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 16:59
Twelve-year-old receives oil for "medical emergency" after it was confiscated, home secretary says.

Over 40s health check to include dementia advice

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 04:58
Public Health England wants to give advice to patients to help reduce the risk of the condition.

Teenager's cowpox diagnosis surprises doctors

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 03:09
A 15-year-old boy is diagnosed with the historical disease now usually only found in animals.

The common condition that has no cure

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 02:40
One in five women in the UK are thought to have PCOS, a condition for which there’s no cure.

The youngster challenging children's perceptions of disability

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 00:01
Paddy and his mum visit schools to help challenge children's perceptions of disability.

Children in England consuming 'twice as much sugar as recommended'

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 03:28
Youngsters in England have consumed their recommended 2018 sugar allowance before the end of June.

Babies most likely to be born at 4am, study finds

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 03:22
More than 70% of births took place outside working hours in England, a study of five million births found.

Nottingham beauty therapists taught to spot skin cancer signs

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 00:15
There are more than 2,400 deaths from melanoma every year, according to Cancer Research UK.

AI gives silenced radio journalist his voice back

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 00:09
Neural networks have given political radio journalist Jamie Dupree the ability to speak once more.

'I'm a hormonal mess but it's worth it'

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 00:03
Crippling endometriosis led Katy to voluntarily go into menopause to give her reproductive system a break.

Gene therapy reverses rat's paralysis

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 18:08
Experts say the findings could be life-changing for millions of patients.