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Major alerts 'at many hospitals'

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 13:44
Over four in 10 hospitals in England declared a major alert in the first week of the year.

Cervical cancer: 'Our sister's symptoms were missed'

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 12:50
Amber Cliff's family say that she was deemed too young to be tested, despite her symptoms.

Bug resistant to all antibiotics kills woman

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 12:22
The 70-year-old's hip infection was resistant to the 26 antibiotics available in the US.

Red Cross on NHS was 'proportionate'

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 11:41
The prime minister rejected the Red Cross' description of the NHS as being in a "humanitarian crisis" but it was "proportionate", says Saleyha Ahsan.

Stress busting

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 09:11
How to manage stress so that it doesn't become a health risk.

Urine test reveals what you really eat

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 00:53
Analysing urine could improve what you eat, claim scientists.

Locums 'weak link' in doctors' performance checks

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 00:06
There are weaknesses in the way the performance of locum doctors is checked, a review suggests.

'Care is the last thing I got'

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 12:07
The number of children in care in England is at its highest since the 1980s.

Surgeon: Lethal NHS failings

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 09:45
Doctor says each day she is prevented from operating due to lethal NHS failings

Cancer spread cut by 75% in tests

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 00:05
Research could lead to new drugs to stop cancer reaching other parts of the body.

Brain activity 'key in stress link to heart disease'

Thu, 01/12/2017 - 00:04
Brain activity is key to why stress increases the risk of heart disease and stroke, a study suggests.

PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn claims Theresa May in denial on NHS

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 14:05
Theresa May defends her handling of the NHS after the Labour leader's attacks at PM's questions.

PMQs: Jeremy Corbyn asks Theresa May about NHS warnings

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 13:20
Jeremy Corbyn asks who the prime minister will listen to over warnings about NHS services

PMQs: May rejects Red Cross NHS 'humanitarian crisis' warning

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 13:19
Theresa May rejects a Red Cross warning about a humanitarian crisis in the English NHS

Mad about the pill

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 10:30
Millions of women have no problem with the pill but some find it shatters their mental health. Here The Debrief's Vicky Spratt describes years of depression, anxiety and panic.

NHS conditions worst ever, say leading nurses

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 03:11
The prime minister is facing a day of pressure over the state of the NHS and social care in England.

Sleep tips: Avoid afternoon coffee, over-50s advised

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 00:13
People over 50 are being advised to avoid caffeine after lunchtime to get a good night's sleep.

The front line

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 23:37
Schools have long been are at the front line when it comes to identifying and helping children with mental heath problems.

Vaccine sceptic Robert F Kennedy Jr says Trump asked him to lead safety study

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 23:23
Donald Trump and Robert Kennedy promote the widely-rejected claim that vaccines are linked to autism.

Feed a cold?

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 22:01
None of us can dodge colds and flu, so here's what helps... and what doesn't.