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Weight loss and loose skin: Patients ‘forgotten’ by NHS

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 10:34
A surgeon says people who need surgery to remove excess skin after massive weight loss are being overlooked.

'I lost 19 stone but hate my saggy skin'

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 10:33
Amy lost 19 stone but tells Newsbeat the excess skin she was left with is making her unhappy.

Doctors paying for sons to have cancer jab

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 00:51
Is boys' health being put at risk because they are not included in the official HPV immunisation programme?

Sex addiction: Five times a day 'wasn't enough'

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 00:27
Rebecca Barker says sex addiction took over her life and ruined her relationship.

Addenbrooke's to pioneer liver transplant technology

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 00:13
Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge will use a technique which can keep a liver "alive" outside the body.

UK's most polluted towns and cities revealed

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 22:26
Areas above the limit include London and Manchester, with the Welsh town Port Talbot the worst.

Noel Conway case: Ill man 'best judge' of 'undignified death'

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 22:07
A terminally ill man should have the right to decide when he dies, the Court of Appeal hears.

Bid to overturn homeopathy crackdown

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 17:35
The British Homeopathic Association takes NHS England to the High Court after it asked GPs to stop prescribing treatment.

Can traditional healers help fight HIV?

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 16:25
Once condemned as witch-doctors, traditional healers are now joining forces with medics in parts of rural South Africa.

'Black box' call for medical devices to detect errors

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 15:33
An IT expert believes bugs in medical devices and computers could be contributing to patient deaths.

Can a full Moon really affect your sleep?

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 13:35
One small study suggests it might be the case - but is it just another moon-based old wives' tale?

Jaw 'scaffolding' operation helps our baby breathe

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 12:52
Noah Connell, who turns one this weekend, is the youngest person in the UK to have had the surgery.

Trust recalls 2,500 patients over treatment fears

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 12:19
The recall comes after a review of a neurology consultant at the Belfast Health and Social Care Trust.

Jamie Oliver calls on Theresa May to act on childhood obesity

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 10:47
Jamie Oliver and fellow celebrity chef Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall are giving evidence to MPs.

Critical window for learning a language

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 09:52
Scientists say there is a cut-off age for learning a language fluently.

Jamie Oliver: 'I don’t ban junk food at home'

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 09:50
The celebrity chef says snacks like biscuits and chocolate are a "treat" in his house.

Scotland ends cheap booze as minimum price starts

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 02:10
The new law sets a minimum price at which alcohol can be sold in a bid to tackle problem drinking.

Man who lost six stone in a year shares weight loss tips

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 01:12
Aaron James from Bodmin says his anxiety has improved because of his weight loss.

Cancer researchers need phones to process data

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 01:09
British researchers want to build a huge network of personal smartphones to process data overnight.

How your diet could influence the age of your menopause

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 00:31
A study finds a diet rich in oily fish may help to delay natural menopause, while carbs hasten it.