The latest stories from the Health section of the BBC News web site.
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Drug-resistant malaria is spreading in South East Asia, and has now reached the Cambodia-Thailand border, according to a study.
London's abandoned Victorian Temperance Hospital
Life on the Ebola front line
The BBC's Dougal Shaw tests out a digital bracelet designed to help people avoid getting too much sun exposure.
How a failing hospital transformed itself
Scientists at Aberystwyth University in Wales have shown that more bacteria are transferred by shaking hands, than by fist-bumping or high-fiving.
Sun can harm sight as well as skin