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'I worried I might not be able to have kids'

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 12:09
Denise Campbell Brown married her husband in September last year. On honeymoon she discovered she had fibroids, a condition that affects around one in three women.

Ministers refuse to bail out Welsh NHS health boards

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 08:38
Four health boards that are due to see their overall budget deficits triple in size will not be bailed out, the Welsh Government says.

Treatment for endometriosis 'unacceptable'

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 02:36
Women with endometriosis aren't getting diagnosed quickly enough and treatment is "unacceptable", say MPs.

Kidney-donation pals celebrate transplant op success

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 01:30
The best friends are now planning a skydive and a "few beers" after a successful kidney transplant.

NHS bosses 'spent half of extra Autumn Statement cash on outside services'

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 00:55
About half of a £2bn boost from the 2014 Autumn Statement was spent outside the NHS, research finds.

Non-terminal patient fights right to die law

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 00:46
Omid - who suffers an incurable, but not terminal, condition - aims to take his case to the High Court.

'Fake research' comes under scrutiny

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 00:41
The scale of "fake research" in the UK appears to have been underestimated, a BBC investigation suggests.

Childhood obesity: Cut unhealthy food multi-buy offers - MPs

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 00:39
The rules on junk food advertising should also be tougher, MPs on the Health Select Committee say.

Jeremy Hunt 'sorry' NHS 111 call did not spot boy's sepsis

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 17:19
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt addressed a memorial service for William Mead who died aged one.

Holly Greenhow: Girl with cerebral palsy makes 'big improvement'

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 09:34
A girl with cerebral palsy who once modelled for a clothes retailer has seen her condition improve.

Night-time loo trips 'linked to salt in diet'

Sun, 03/26/2017 - 02:48
Trips to empty the bladder were reduced and quality of life improved, a study found.

Cardboard cribs

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 00:29
What evidence is there that Finland's famous baby boxes actually reduce infant mortality rates?

The Foehn feeling

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 16:09
For centuries, people in the Alps have attributed health issues, headaches in particular, to the mountain wind known as the Foehn.

US healthcare bill: Trump issues Friday vote ultimatum

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 13:47
The president demands a make-or-break vote on Friday on a new healthcare bill to replace Obamacare.

Downton Abbey's Jessica Brown Findlay opens up about eating disorder

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:15
Actress "felt alone" but decided to talk about her struggles with body image in public.

British scientists in world-first TB breakthrough

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 05:14
British scientists say they now isolate different strains and so diagnose sufferers within days.

Let them eat cake!

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 04:17
How one man revamped the menus and made food appetising again at Kingston Hospital.

Discovery enables 'mass produced blood'

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 02:13
Lab-made blood could solve the shortage of some blood types.

Major pancreatic cancer study launched

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 00:43
A new pancreatic cancer project is to find ways to speed up scientific discovery to improve the survival rates of patients.

The woman with 'butterfly skin' says she feels 'blessed'

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 00:12
Assya was given 24 hours to live when she was born, but she is now approaching her 30th birthday.