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£1.4m mental health project to help school pupils

6 hours 3 min ago
A trial is launched to help pupils showing early signs of anxiety, depression or self-harm.


9 hours 3 min ago
Megan Davison hanged herself after years of hiding her diabulimia and not receiving the right type of care.

Olympic champion Dame Kelly Holmes 'cut herself daily'

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 19:18
Dame Kelly Holmes won gold in the 800m and 1,500m in Athens in 2004, but had suffered with injury.

Abortion should not be a crime, says doctors' body

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 06:16
The pregnancy association votes to regulate terminations in line with other medical procedures.

'My baby is allergic to milk'

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 01:18
Tammy worries that her baby's allergy to milk protein damaged their bond.

Dear Cancer: What would you say?

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 13:26
Three people who have experienced cancer on what they would write to the disease.

Cedric Anselin: Ex Norwich City player on his fight against depression

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 12:44
Ex-Norwich City player Cedric Anselin said he considered taking his life.

Alarm as 'super malaria' spreads in South East Asia

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 12:25
The usual treatments are failing 60% of the time in some regions of Cambodia, scientists say.

Mental health staff on long-term stress leave up 22%

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 05:19
The number of staff taking long-term leave has risen steadily over the past five years.

Ex-mental health nurse: 'I couldn't get back up again'

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 03:34
Aimee Leigh Smith was a mental health nurse for 17 years. She left the NHS after the "stress and burnout" became too much.

Papworth Hospital granted royal title by Queen

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 00:50
Papworth Hospital opened as a tuberculosis colony and celebrates its 100th year in 2018.

Loneliness: The cost of the 'last taboo'

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 00:48
Loneliness costs £6,000 per person in ill-health, says a study, with calls to end the "stigma".

Epilepsy drug warnings 'not reaching women', survey shows

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 00:47
Sodium valproate risks harming unborn babies, but 70% of women say they were not told of the risk.

New antibody attacks 99% of HIV strains

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 00:45
It will enter clinical trials to prevent and treat the infection next year.

Neanderthal brains 'grew more slowly'

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 00:44
A new study shows that Neanderthal brains developed more slowly than ours.

Mum's regret after taking epilepsy drug

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 18:23
Three of Julie Marjot's children have been affected by sodium valproate.

Epilepsy drug's safety reviewed over pregnancy risk

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 18:01
Women whose children have been harmed by sodium valproate will give evidence to a European panel.

Australian schoolgirl raises alarm over flesh-eating disease

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 07:14
An Australian girl whose knee was eaten away by a Buruli ulcer calls for better research funding.

Brain surgery revolution

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 05:29
A brain surgeon in the UK has started using 3D printed titanium plates to replace parts of patients' skulls.

Hell in a bottle: I survived an acid attack

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 01:20
Acid attacks are on the rise. BBC Stories meets four survivors who have suffered as a result of this growing trend.