BBC News - Health
Updated: 3 hours 46 min ago
High numbers of younger teenagers are risking tooth decay and obesity by regularly having high-sugar sport drinks, dental experts say.
People who watched Wales' Euro 2016 game against England on television saw alcohol marketing almost once every minute during play, a study finds.
A support group for unpaid carers is set up so people can finally know their rights.
UK science must fight to make sure it is not an after-thought as Britain renegotiates its relationship with the EU, say research leaders.
Having cake at work to celebrate colleagues' birthdays, engagements or just surviving the week is a danger to health, warns a senior dentist.
A surgeon is struck off for mistakenly removing a patient's testicle and then trying to cover up his error.
Fears over the Zika virus have contributed to a "huge" increase in number of abortions in Latin America, researchers suggest.
The future of the NHS under different scenarios, perhaps unexpectedly, became one of the central issues of the campaign.
Don't be offended if TV presenter Julian Worricker doesn't want to shake hands - as he explains, he has an arthritic condition.
Workers should be able to self-certify sickness for up to two weeks to help reduce unnecessary GP appointments, doctors say.
Taking ginger or using acupressure on the wrist may help some women with morning sickness, experts say.
How a mother campaigns to get people talking about babies who die.
Angola is struggling to contain a yellow fever outbreak that has killed more than 300 people since December and is threatening other countries.
Around 28m people in the UK are living in chronic pain from conditions such as arthritis, researchers estimate.
The NHS could save money and patients' time by giving fewer but stronger doses of radiotherapy treatment for prostate cancer, say experts.
The NHS is stuck in an "endless winter" with hospitals left in chaos struggling to cope, doctors and nurses say.
The widow of a Falklands veteran is going to the High Court to try and prevent their frozen embryos being destroyed.
One of the first women to receive a womb transplant is expecting a second child, a medical conference has heard.
Weekend staffing levels affect the care patients receive at a Wigan hospital, one of its surgeons tells an inquest.
Three 12-year-old girls who became seriously ill after taking ecstasy on Saturday are now said to be in a stable condition.