BBC News - Health
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NHS England is rolling out bionic implants to 10 blind people, and one man says it changed his life.
Spending too long on social media is likely to cause envy and dissatisfaction, suggests a study.
The NHS will pay for 10 blind patients to have "bionic eyes" to help treat an inherited form of blindness.
Retired clergy face the closure of their Church of England nursing home because it cannot find staff.
A drug that alerts the immune system is described as a "landmark" in treating multiple sclerosis.
Karrie-Ann Hoppe was diagnosed with breast cancer, then she was told she was pregnant. Dealing with both conditions at once was far from easy.
Does one city which plans to eliminate suicide altogether have the answer?
It may seem obvious, but turning your ear towards a person when they talk can vastly improve the understanding of speech in noisy environments, scientists find.
People in Beijing in China outline their health concerns at the city's smog problem.
Inspectors raise "serious concerns" over patient safety at Marie Stopes International abortion provider.
ITV soap Emmerdale is praised by a leading dementia charity for its portrayal of the illness.
Advances in medicine have meant that many more people survive traumatic incidents than in the past.
Eating lots of ham and sausage might make asthma symptoms worse, according to French researchers.
Coping with one baby is hard, but what about having four newborns all together? A mother with quadruplets has some advice for new parents.
Life support for a PC who has been minimally conscious for 18 months should stop, a judge rules.
Direct recordings have revealed what happens in our brains as we make sense of speech in a noisy environment, scientists say.
Scotland's largest hospital records its worst ever accident and emergency waiting times, figures show.
NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde votes to begin a consultation on changing birthing services at Inverclyde and Vale of Leven hospitals.
Cells in the fluid that surrounds a baby in the womb can revive ageing and weak bones, say scientists.
A set of quadruplets born 10 weeks premature are reunited at home in time for Christmas.