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BBC News

May 27th
Ashley says his childhood circumcision has left him physically and psychologically damaged.
May 27th
Nurses at a hospital in Dorset speak about the times they have been attacked by their patients.
May 27th
A night shift in the hospital on the frontline of the fight against malaria.
May 26th
A veterinarian in Thailand stepped in to help a woman give birth on the side of the road in Bangkok.
May 26th
Changes in hormones can have big effects on the body and how we behave.
May 26th
Athlete Yvonne Murray has spoken for the first time about how depression and anxiety nearly ended her life.
May 26th
Shops in Scotland's hospitals will not be allowed to sell high-energy drinks to anyone under 16.
May 25th
Hippocrates described the classic signs centuries ago, so what else do we know about the ancient illness?
May 24th
Ten workers are held over the alleged mistreatment of hospital patients following a BBC investigation.
May 24th
Text reminders and after-work appointments are recommended in a report on improving cancer screening.
May 24th
The 'life-changing' injection has been approved for use in Scotland, but not yet in England.
May 24th
When Olympic champion Alex Danson hit her head on a wall while laughing, the "most challenging part" of her life began.
May 24th
A Cornwall dog owner had the skin torn off her middle finger by a lead wound tightly round her hand.
May 24th
There were 795 cases of mumps in the first three months of 2019, versus 1,031 in the whole of 2018.
May 23rd
Inspectors, council staff and NHS officials went in twice week on average in the year before Panorama expose.
May 23rd
The competition regulator says that four drugs firms forced the price of an anti-nausea tablet up by 700%.
May 23rd
The government has missed a target of fewer inpatient beds for people with learning disabilities in England.
May 23rd
With more urinals than cubicles, men - unlike women - rarely queue, a report says.
May 22nd
Patients can take aspirin without raising their risk of another stroke, a study suggests.
May 22nd
Thousands of cannula sleeves have been made by a knitting group since it was set up by a Chester singer.
May 22nd
Sepsis survivor Tom Ray wants better awareness and faster diagnosis of the potentially deadly disease.
May 22nd
Robyn used to drink and smoke marijuana, but says her impending little girl changed her life.
May 22nd
Liat Malka was 35 and single when she decided she wanted a child. The sperm donor she found had died five years previously.
May 21st
Alice Sloman's heart had grown to twice the normal size due to growth hormone treatment.
May 21st
Nurses are worried sex workers are risking their health and safety because of the laws around prostitution.
May 21st
Patients with mental health problems, autism and learning disabilities are being let down, a report says.
May 21st
Nurses are warning drug use can cause breathing and heart problems - and sometimes death.
May 21st
As a hospital plans to build a safe haven for those experiencing baby loss, mums tell their stories.
May 20th
Researchers used detailed images of the heart to look for signs of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
May 20th
Community support groups are a powerful way of tackling mental distress - but they are being lost, a report says.
May 20th
AI appears better than specialist doctors at diagnosing the disease from lung scans, say researchers.
May 20th
More women are seeking surgery, possibly to get a body that looks good in trendy gym clothing, says surgeon.
May 20th
A Belfast woman speaks ahead of the contaminated blood inquiry hearing evidence in Belfast.
May 20th
Hailey wanted to travel the world as a doctor, until a mystery condition left her shaking uncontrollably.
May 19th
Getting enough sleep is fundamental to our wellbeing, but one key factor is often overlooked.

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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