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Long waits for surgery 'have tripled in four years'

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 01:42
The "grim reality" of NHS financial pressures means many people are waiting in pain, surgeons say.

Joshua Paul: Nanny Viktoria Tautz guilty of killing shaken baby

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 17:04
Viktoria Tautz is found guilty of manslaughter after ten-month-old Joshua Paul died in her care.

Manchester attack: Lead children's surgeon 'angry'

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 16:47
Dr Ibrar Majid, who saved lives on the night of the attack, on his feelings as a Muslim for the bomber.

The long and short of it

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 15:23
TV presenter Nadia Sawalha posted a video online "confessing" she was losing her hair.

Washing hands in cold water 'as good as hot'

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 13:00
A US study says there is no benefit in terms of hygiene from washing in hot water rather than cold.

Charlie Gard parents to 'keep fighting'

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 12:52
The parents of nine-month-old Charlie Gard say they will keeping fighting to get him treatment in the US.

Public sector employees 'more anxious', charity says

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 04:05
Mental health concerns raised in survey of 12,000 workers from across the UK.

Taboo topics?

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 03:31
Paying for social care has figured highly in the election. But other issues are not discussed.

Twins in sub-Saharan Africa 'more likely to die' in early childhood

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 02:29
The first study to look at twins in the region says urgent improvements are needed.

Freezing my eggs 'helped me after rape'

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 00:36
Winnie Li decided to have her eggs frozen after rape ruined her 30s.

Charlie Gard's life support to be maintained pending appeal decision

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 14:42
Supreme Court justices order Charlie Gard's life support to be maintained until at least 8 June.

Loose Women's Nadia Sawalha on losing her hair

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 13:30
The TV star fights back tears in a video on Facebook saying her trademark curls are fake.

Disgraced surgeon Ian Paterson jailed for 15 years

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 13:03
Breast surgeon Ian Paterson carried out needless surgery on patients he told had cancer.

Ian Paterson: How first-known victim's surgery unfolded

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 12:38
Gill Dallow almost died when she went under rogue surgeon Ian Paterson's knife.

Brexit expat retirees 'may cost NHS millions'

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 01:23
The cost of treating expat pensioners at home - rather than abroad - could double to £1bn, say experts at the Nuffield Trust.

Ian Paterson: Male breast patient wants a public inquiry

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 18:50
John Ingram had a double mastectomy after Ian Paterson told him he was 'on the road to cancer'.

Vietnam dialysis: Seven patients die in hospital

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 15:42
One woman remains in intensive care and the health ministry begins a criminal investigation.

Ultra-tough antibiotic to fight superbugs

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 10:43
The modified drug might help put an end to resistant superbug infections, experts hope.

Scientists find that smoking harms livers of unborn babies

Mon, 05/29/2017 - 15:03
Researchers find that the cocktail of chemicals in cigarettes is harmful to developing liver cells.

Doctor in the House

Mon, 05/29/2017 - 01:59
Dr Rangan Chatterjee, from Doctor in the House, on the options available to people living with back pain.