• By BBC   -   May 24, 2018

    SMALL NHS FUNDING RISE WOULD BE 'DISASTROUS'

    Health committee chair Sarah Wollaston says rise of 3% will 'not be high enough'

  • By BBC   -   May 24, 2018

    COLLAPSED CARROT? PATHETIC POTATO? TIPS TO KEEP FOOD FRESH BEYOND 'BEST BEFORE' DATE

    Five tricks to help perishables last longer than their recommended 'best before' date.

    Food
  • By BBC   -   May 24, 2018

    EBOLA OUTBREAK IN DR CONGO: PATIENTS 'TAKEN TO CHURCH'

    Two of the three patients who were taken from the treatment centre for prayers have died.

  • By BBC   -   May 24, 2018

    HIGH LEVELS OF SCREEN TIME LINKED TO CANCER AND HEART DISEASE

    Researchers in Glasgow analysed the amount of time 390,000 people spent looking at TV and computer screens.

    Cancer
  • By BBC   -   May 24, 2018

    WATER RESISTANT SUNSCREEN CLAIMS ‘MEANINGLESS', SAYS WHICH?

    The creams work much less well after they have been worn in the sea, warns consumer group Which?.

  • By BBC   -   May 24, 2018

    BANK HOLIDAY WARNING OVER GARDENING AND DIY ACCIDENTS

    Surgeons say this time of year can bring a spike in accidents with gardening and DIY equipment.

  • By BBC   -   May 24, 2018

    TAX RISES NEEDED 'TO PREVENT NHS MISERY'

    Influential economists argue 4% extra a year is needed - and tax rises are the only way to pay for that.

  • By BBC   -   May 23, 2018

    MUM HELPS STOP DAUGHTER BEING BULLIED FOR BIRTHMARK

    Sophie Parker shares her story of being bullied for having a birthmark on her face.

    Face
  • By BBC   -   May 23, 2018

    IS UK BIGGEST EXPORTER OF LEGAL CANNABIS?

    The families of two children are seeking medical cannabis to help stop their seizures.

  • By BBC   -   May 23, 2018

    LONDON AMBULANCE SERVICE TAKEN OUT OF SPECIAL MEASURES

    A watchdog says "innovative changes" helped boost London Ambulance Service's performance.

  • By BBC   -   May 23, 2018

    TODDLERS TO HELP DEMENTIA PATIENTS IN CONWY RESTORE MEMORIES

    Toddlers spend time with dementia patients in Colwyn Bay to test the potential for restoring memory.

  • By BBC   -   May 23, 2018

    GPS CALL FOR MORE HELP TO TACKLE 'EPIDEMIC OF LONELINESS'

    Doctors in Northern Ireland say loneliness has become a "public health epidemic".

  • By BBC   -   May 23, 2018

    CAMPAIGNERS IN COURT OVER NHS POLICY

    Group - backed by Prof Stephen Hawking before his death - are challenging creation of new health management bodies.

  • By BBC   -   May 23, 2018

    ARE WE USING TOO MUCH CALPOL?

    Thousands of litres are sold in the UK every year but do we use it at the right times?

  • By BBC   -   May 23, 2018

    ARE SWEETENERS HEALTHIER THAN SUGAR?

    Artificial sweeteners offer a sweet taste without the calories, but are they healthy?

  • By BBC   -   May 22, 2018

    £13.4M CLAW BACK OVER NHS WALES WAITING TIME FAILURES

    Three health boards fail to qualify for a share of £50m extra cash for improving waiting times.

  • By BBC   -   May 22, 2018

    HUNDREDS OF AMBULANCE STAFF WORK DAYS LOST DUE TO ABUSE

    There have been 2,278 reported incidents of abuse on ambulance staff since 2012/2013, figures show.

  • By BBC   -   May 22, 2018

    BLITZ ON SWEET TREATS SEES SLOW START

    The sugar hit in puddings, biscuits and chocolate remains high despite a crackdown.

  • By BBC   -   May 22, 2018

    LINI PUTHUSSERY: 'HERO' NURSE WHO DIED BATTLING THE NIPAH VIRUS

    Lini Puthussery is among 10 people killed in the viral outbreak in India's southern state of Kerala.

  • By BBC   -   May 22, 2018

    DEMENTIA-FRIENDLY LUNCHES SERVED AT NORWICH RESTAURANT

    A restaurant aims to give diners with dementia and their carers the "best possible time".