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UK heatwave: Four-day extreme heat warning for parts of UK

5 hours 7 min ago
The Met Office says temperatures will be below July's record highs - but this heatwave will last longer.

Olivia Newton-John's cancer-research legacy

7 hours 40 min ago
The singer and actress spent years raising money to fund cancer research.

Child deaths expose mental health unit pressures

20 hours 22 min ago
Chelsea Mooney was 17 when she died in a Camhs unit last year, following a self-harm incident.

US doctor issues warning of many undiagnosed polio cases

20 hours 23 min ago
The New York State medic says there could be hundreds, or even thousands, of infected people there.

Backlog of longest-wait patients slashed in England

20 hours 27 min ago
Thousands waiting more than two years for scans, checks and surgery have finally been treated.

NHS demands cannot wait for new prime minister, says health secretary

Mon, 08/08/2022 - 03:37
The health secretary says hospitals could face "very serious challenges" this autumn and winter.

Extent of struggle to find NHS dentist revealed by far-reaching BBC research

Mon, 08/08/2022 - 00:04
Nine in 10 UK dentists are not accepting new adult patients, while eight in 10 are refusing children.

The woman who found a new life after being given six weeks to live

Mon, 08/08/2022 - 00:03
In 2015, Andrea Sheardown was diagnosed with a rare liver cancer and given just six weeks to live.

Ysbyty Glan Clwyd: Stroke patients would rather go to England

Mon, 08/08/2022 - 00:01
A new report highlights a significant risks to patient safety at the Denbighshire hospital A&E.

Archie Battersbee: No parent must go through this again - family

Sun, 08/07/2022 - 21:48
The 12-year-old's family say they were "stripped of all our rights" in a legal battle with doctors.

Infected blood scandal victims in line to get £100,000

Sun, 08/07/2022 - 17:26
The PM wants payments to be made to survivors "as soon as possible", says Downing Street.

Archie Battersbee 'fought until the end', says mum after son dies

Sat, 08/06/2022 - 15:57
The 12-year-old has died in hospital after his life support was withdrawn following a legal battle.

Anorexia: Welsh patient treated hundreds of miles from home

Fri, 08/05/2022 - 23:06
Molly Leonard says she often spends months far from her family because Wales has no specialist unit.

Covid restrictions will finally be lifted for IVF couples in Glasgow

Fri, 08/05/2022 - 22:55
Women attending an NHS fertility clinic have not been allowed to take partners to appointments.

Major NHS computer outage caused by cyber attack

Fri, 08/05/2022 - 19:27
The outage was "significant" and impacted patients being referred from 111 to out-of-hours GPs.

UK should move to one dose of HPV jab for teens

Fri, 08/05/2022 - 16:21
Two doses are now given but experts say one shot is enough to give protection against cervical cancer.

Covid infections continuing to fall around the UK

Fri, 08/05/2022 - 13:01
The number of people with the virus has fallen by more than half a million in a week, statistics show.

Archie Battersbee: Family refused permission for hospice move

Fri, 08/05/2022 - 12:57
The 12-year-old's mother says "all our wishes as a family have been denied by the authorities".

Covid-19: North Korea claims to have recovered from outbreak

Fri, 08/05/2022 - 12:33
There is widespread scepticism over North Korea's claim to have the world's lowest Covid death rate.

Clampdown on social media adverts for risky hay-fever jab

Fri, 08/05/2022 - 12:21
The steroid injection is available on prescription for some treatments but not hay fever.

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