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'How my porn addiction led to erectile dysfunction’

Thu, 11/17/2016 - 12:37
A man has told BBC 5 live that his porn addiction resulted in him suffering from erectile dysfunction.

'I smelt of wine'

Thu, 11/17/2016 - 11:44
As more women are treated for drink problems, one mother tells how her evening glass of wine turned into full-blown alcoholism.

Waiting for new heart

Thu, 11/17/2016 - 09:06
Union leader Mark Serwotka, who needs a heart transplant after contracting a virus, talks about facing up to his own mortality.

Sick and stranded

Thu, 11/17/2016 - 02:46
There is one GP surgery in Huddersfield that specialises in treating some of the town's most complex patients

Online calculator predicts IVF baby chances

Thu, 11/17/2016 - 00:34
A new online calculator can show couples undergoing IVF what their chances of having a baby are.

Elderly failed by 'shameful' care system

Thu, 11/17/2016 - 00:34
Frail old people in England are being left to fend for themselves because government-funded care is being scaled back, a review suggests.

Dementia game 'shows lifelong navigational decline'

Thu, 11/17/2016 - 00:34
The world's largest dementia research project suggests ability to navigate declines as we age.

'He's a devil'

Thu, 11/17/2016 - 00:33
A man with HIV who says he had ritual sex with 104 women and girls faces up to five years in jail, if convicted. But some ask why the children's parents are not in the dock too.

The video game that's actually dementia research

Thu, 11/17/2016 - 00:07
The world's largest dementia research experiment, which takes the form of a video game, has indicated the ability to navigate declines throughout life.

Infants' brains attuned to baby talk and nursery rhymes

Wed, 11/16/2016 - 18:14
New research indicates that for brain connections to be properly formed in babies' brains, they need to feel safe, secure and loved.

Union boss in ‘urgent need of a heart transplant’

Wed, 11/16/2016 - 17:39
Union boss Mark Serwotka on urgent transplant list after a virus he caught while walking his dog led to heart failure

Call for assistant nurse role rethink

Wed, 11/16/2016 - 01:07
The creation of new nursing assistant posts should be scrapped and money invested in "real nurses", experts say.

Breast cancer 'more often advanced' in black women

Wed, 11/16/2016 - 01:06
Black women in England are more likely to be diagnosed with advanced breast cancer than white women.

Superfetation: Woman falls pregnant twice in 10 days

Tue, 11/15/2016 - 22:59
An Australian woman with a rare condition gives birth to twins conceived 10 days apart.

One in four women miss 'smear test'

Tue, 11/15/2016 - 15:33
At least one in every four women invited for cervical cancer screening in England last year failed to attend, latest figures show.

David Sellu trial: Doctor's conviction over patient's death quashed

Tue, 11/15/2016 - 11:39
A surgeon who was jailed over patient's death at private hospital in north-west London wins an appeal against his conviction.

Prostate cancer: 'Take more than cancer to beat me'

Tue, 11/15/2016 - 10:59
Patients with prostate cancer speak to the BBC about living with the disease.

Northern Ireland mental health targets not being met

Tue, 11/15/2016 - 07:51
None of Northern Ireland's health trusts is meeting their waiting time target for people with mental health problems like anxiety and depression.

'Relentless drive' call for early cancer diagnosis

Tue, 11/15/2016 - 06:07
Wales needs a "relentless drive" towards earlier cancer diagnosis as the government publishes its revised cancer plan.

Child mental health money not making frontline - report

Tue, 11/15/2016 - 03:47
Cash to boost child mental health care is not making it to front-line services, says a report.