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BBC News

November 13th
The party says it would tax the "wealthiest" to cut hospital waiting times if it wins the election.
November 12th
Between the ages of six and 11, children became 17 minutes less active per week every year - study.
November 12th
The tech giant has struck a deal with huge US health firm Ascension, giving it access to the records.
November 12th
An inherited gene makes certain healthy foods taste exceptionally bitter and unpleasant, according to researchers.
November 12th
Vaping caused a catastrophic reaction in Ewan Fisher's lungs that meant he could not breathe.
November 11th
An inquest hears the woman was able to get online prescriptions without her GP's knowledge.
November 11th
A new institute has been set up to study kindness - as an antidote to an increasingly polarised world.
November 11th
Twins from Margate could be left permanently scarred after getting black henna tattoos in Egypt.
November 11th
The drugs, used to treat epilepsy and multiple sclerosis, are recommended for use by the NHS in England.
November 9th
The party says it will deliver 6,000 more GPs in England by 2025, despite missing a previous target.
November 9th
The UK is spending millions on skincare products promising to improve acne - we spoke to the experts about what works and what doesn’t.
November 8th
Two women share their experience of loneliness and how it relates to their parents and children.
November 8th
Pubic hair is there for a reason, and other top tips from the woman known as Twitter's resident gynaecologist.
November 7th
The tests follow the discovery that ventilators can be both lifesaving and dangerous for patients.
November 6th
Nell Gifford is living with advanced cancer, but is continuing to perform at the circus she founded.
November 5th
The NHS will be at the centre of the major parties election campaigns, but why is it so important?
November 4th
Kerry Irvine provides nipple reconstruction for women who have undergone mastectomies.
November 1st
The election starting gun has been fired, with Labour claiming the NHS will be sold to US companies.
November 1st
Jillian Bell stars as a young woman who loses perspective when embarking on an extreme health kick.
October 31st
Diane Shaibu's tweet about patriarchy and periods has resonated with many.

NHS News

January 31st
Health A-Z Symptoms, conditions, medicines, treatments and guides Find conditions and treatments Live well Articles, videos and tools from the NHS on more than 100 topics, including alcohol, diet, fitness, tiredness and weight loss, giving you and yo…
November 3rd
"Gut bacteria 'boost' cancer therapy," BBC News reports. The news comes from research into whether people with cancer might respond differently to cancer treatment depending on the bacteria in their gut. Researchers specifically looked at a type of canc…
November 2nd
"Tissue inflammation blood test points to dementia risk," is the headline in The Times. Researchers in the US say people who have higher measures of inflammation in middle age are likely to have less brain tissue in some parts of their brain in older age…
November 1st
"A drug commonly used to treat acid reflux is linked to a more than doubled risk of developing stomach cancer," reports The Guardian. Researchers wanted to investigate whether there's a link between medicines known as proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) and st…
October 31st
A new study investigating the effects of a nutrient drink for Alzheimer's disease has led to very different headlines in the media. While BBC News tells us the "Alzheimer's nutrient drink falters in clinical trial", the Daily Mirror reports the drink "cou…
October 30th
"Marriage and having close friends may help protect against dementia, according to Loughborough University researchers," BBC News reports. The news comes from a study looking at the link between social relationships and the risk of developing dementia. …
October 27th
"Afternoon heart surgery has lower risk of complications, study suggests," says The Guardian. Researchers in France were interested in whether the time of day of the operation was carried out affected the rate of complications following a type of open he…
October 26th
"Up to 300,000 people with long-term mental health problems have to leave their jobs each year, a report says," writes BBC News. This was just one of the UK media outlets that published the findings of a report looking at the extent of mental ill health i…
October 25th
"Common blood thinning drugs halve the risk of dementia for patients who have an irregular heartbeat," reports the Mail Online. Researchers in Sweden used the country's health registry data to assess whether people with a condition called atrial fibrill…
October 25th
"Do you have one of the 180 breast cancer genes? One in five women has a variant that raises her risk of the condition by a third" is the rather inaccurate headline in the Mail Online. The story covers 2 new studies looking for genetic variations known a…

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