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NHS pays £6.2m to man brain-damaged in childhood

7 hours 45 min ago
The man was one year old when he contracted encephalitis while in hospital in Watford.

Minister targets anti-vaccination websites

8 hours 55 min ago
Health Secretary Matt Hancock hopes to harness technology to root out sites peddling false information.

Mumps outbreak at Nottingham universities

11 hours 6 min ago
Public Health England confirms there are 223 suspected cases at two Nottingham universities.

Male pill - why are we still waiting?

13 hours 20 sec ago
Another male pill passes human safety tests - but it won't be widely available any time soon, experts say.

Brexit: Flu vaccine 'could be airlifted into UK'

14 hours 13 min ago
Drugs firm Sanofi has plans to fly supplies into the UK if transport routes are disrupted by Brexit.

Surgeons who want you to touch knife crime

21 hours 10 min ago
A medical team is trying to intervene to stop stabbings, rather than waiting to treat them when they happen.

Breast ironing: 'I remember screaming a lot'

21 hours 31 min ago
A woman tells of the pain she experienced as a child being subjected to breast ironing.

Breast ironing awareness 'needed in school'

21 hours 41 min ago
The practice involves ironing a girl's chest with hot objects to delay breasts from growing

Coroners could investigate stillbirths, say ministers

21 hours 43 min ago
Coroners may be given new powers to investigate stillbirths so that each death is independently assessed.

Scotland urged to eliminate new HIV transmissions by 2030

22 hours 27 min ago
A charity says a drug and other advances mean Scotland is at a point where new HIV transmissions are preventable.

'The measles has made my life hell'

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 17:54
Jane Stanton's life dramatically changed after contracting measles, and is calling for people to take-up all available vaccines.

Crack use up in England after 'aggressive marketing'

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 16:27
Health workers say there is less stigma about the form of cocaine and new users are being attracted.

New brain cells made throughout life

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 16:01
The study could lead to new ideas for treating Alzheimer's disease, say the researchers.

Anglesey autistic man conquers mountains

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 12:32
Spencer Kay has severe learning disabilities but can conquer the mountains near his north Wales home.

Crippling debt ‘linked to depression’

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 11:50
People with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder are six times more likely to have money troubles, analysis suggests.

Story time with e-books 'not as helpful' as print books

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 04:27
A study finds parents focus more on technology with electronic books and interact less with children.

Anglesey man's autism helped by mountain hikes

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 02:53
He's 47 and can't wash, feed or dress himself - but long walks help Spencer Kay come into his own.

Instagram cleaners: Using housework as therapy

Mon, 03/25/2019 - 01:34
Harriet Knock shares cleaning tips on Instagram and encourages people to talk about mental health.

Italy home circumcision kills child

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 16:04
The five-month-old boy was airlifted to hospital but died after the intervention by his parents.

Transplant service at 'breaking point'

Sun, 03/24/2019 - 00:03
A leading transplant surgeon says that services are struggling to keep up with demand.