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BBC war reporter: MS diagnosis scarier than war zone

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 16:13
Veteran BBC correspondent Caroline Wyatt has stepped down from her post as religious affairs correspondent after revealing that she suffers from Multiple Sclerosis.

Nurse shortage 'could last for years'

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 10:33
Nurse shortages in the UK will continue for years to come and could get worse, experts are predicting.

Viral hepatitis 'kills as many as Aids or TB'

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 02:26
Viral hepatitis is one of the leading causes of death and disability across the globe, killing as many people as Aids or TB, research published in the Lancet suggests.

Prostate cancer: Test for inherited risk

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 22:26
Men with advanced prostate cancer could be checked for high risk family genes because they are fairly common, affect treatment and can be passed on to their children, say experts.

NHS data-sharing project scrapped

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 15:34
The Department of Health in England is scrapping its controversial data sharing project - known as

Junior doctor contract will be imposed - Hunt

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 15:30
The junior doctor contract will be imposed on medics in England, following the profession's rejection of the terms and conditions, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has confirmed.

Patient 'lay dead' in London A&E for 'hours' before being found

Wed, 07/06/2016 - 00:25
A patient lay dead for up to four-and-a-half hours before being spotted at London's biggest A&E department, inspectors reveal.

Junior doctor leader quits after proposed terms rejected

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 18:31
Junior doctors and medical students in England have voted to reject the contract that has been offered to them by the government.

E. coli outbreak: salad may be to blame

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 18:15
An outbreak of E. coli affecting more than 100 UK people could be linked to eating contaminated mixed salad leaves, public health officials say.

Jeremy Hunt: 'Rapid decision' needed over junior doctor contract

Tue, 07/05/2016 - 18:14
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt says a "rapid decision" is needed over whether or not to impose contracts on junior doctors.