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Chester hospital baby deaths to be investigated by police

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 12:14
Countess of Chester hospital recorded a "higher than usual" mortality rate.

ASOS backlash for listing UK size 10 as 'large'

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 11:52
A Twitter user called out the online retailer after seeing a pair of UK size 10 shorts listed as 'large'.

Mum's warning after daughter dies of meningitis W

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 10:56
Lauren Sandell was 18 years old when she died from the disease, a few months after starting university.

Exercise programme 'can reduce concussion' in youth rugby

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 08:23
Strength, balance and movement exercises help teenagers avoid injury, a study says.

Can too much caffeine kill you?

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 13:19
After 16-year-old Davis Cripe died in the US after drinking caffeine too quickly.

A creepy solution

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 13:17
What are the options for tackling antibiotic resistance?

Private surgery 'needs better patient safety regulation'

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 11:33
Surgical leaders are calling for a stronger focus on patient safety in private hospitals.

Echopixel - the new 3D image tool for surgeons

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 08:12
Echopixel allows surgeons to view and interact with a patient's scans in 3D.

Jordan's story

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 06:21
Jordan Bone is a top beauty vlogger with more than 200,000 YouTube subscribers.

Beauty sleep is a real thing, research shows

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 00:04
People who miss out on sleep do appear less attractive to others, researchers have shown.

'Fat but fit is a big fat myth'

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 00:02
Researchers say being fat but medically fit does not protect people from heart disease.

NHS cyber attack: A&Es 'fully open' again

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 17:56
Patients are no longer being diverted away from A&E units following the cyber attack, NHS bosses say.

ARM to provide chips for brain injury implants

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 13:59
The project could help those with brain or spinal injuries to receive sensory feedback.

Google DeepMind patient app legality questioned

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 11:58
A leaked letter throws doubt on the legal basis for sharing 1.6 million patient records with DeepMind.

Cancer drug price hike company investigated

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 11:54
European investigators are looking at claims that Aspen Pharma excessively increased the price of cancer drugs.

US teen died after drinking caffeine too quickly, coroner says

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 09:23
A coroner says the healthy 16-year-old drank several highly-caffeinated drinks too quickly.

Allow nurses with dementia to continue working

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 08:02
UK nursing union the RCN says "reasonable adjustments" could be made to the job so they can work safely.

Love to Move: Chair-based gymnastics scheme boost for those with dementia

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 07:01
A new chair-based gymnastics exercise programme has significant benefits for those with dementia, says a new report.

Road accidents biggest global killer of teenagers

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 05:04
More than 1.2 million adolescents died in 2015, with road injuries causing about one in 10 deaths.

Union condemns cuts to school nurses

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 04:02
The Royal College of Nursing voices concern over drops in school nurse and health visitor numbers.