• By BBC   -   Oct 22, 2017

    'HOW HORSES HELPED ME DEAL WITH ANOREXIA'

    Jamie Pye, from Norfolk, says his work with horses helped him deal with the condition.

    Anorexia
  • By BBC   -   Oct 22, 2017

    TAXPAYER-FUNDED DRUGS 'TOO EXPENSIVE FOR PATIENTS'

    Campaigners say UK taxpayers "effectively pay twice" for medicines, increasing NHS budget pressures.

    Drugs
  • By BBC   -   Oct 20, 2017

    'MUG'S GAME': INSIDE THE MIND OF A GAMBLING ADDICT

    Paul Grover lost hundreds of thousands of pounds; now he's at a rehab centre for gambling addicts.

  • By BBC   -   Oct 20, 2017

    HENNA CROWNS: 'HAIR' FOR CANCER PATIENT

    For cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy, losing their hair can be an extremely difficult.

    Hair, Cancer
  • By BBC   -   Oct 20, 2017

    PROSTHETIC ARMS MADE IN SALFORD HELP UGANDAN MACHETE ATTACK VICTIM

    Machete attack victim Ninsiima is given prosthetic arms made by Salford University students.

    Arm
  • By BBC   -   Oct 20, 2017

    CALL FOR MORE IRLEN SYNDROME SPECIALISTS IN SCHOOLS

    Children who are unaware they have Irlen Syndrome are "being turned off education", it is claimed.

  • By BBC   -   Oct 20, 2017

    TOUGHER MEASURES FOR 999 STAFF ATTACKS TO BE DEBATED

    We need to stand by emergency workers who stand by us, says the MP whose law plan is debated later.

    Plan
  • By BBC   -   Oct 20, 2017

    ULSTER HOSPITAL DISCRIMINATION CASE OVER FOOD ALLERGIES

    Girls with "life-threatening" food allergies were exposed to food in allergy clinic waiting room.

    Hospital, Food, Allergies
  • By BBC   -   Oct 20, 2017

    POLLUTION LINKED TO ONE IN SIX DEATHS

    Pollution has been linked to nine million deaths each year worldwide, according to a report in The Lancet.

    Pollution
  • By BBC   -   Oct 19, 2017

    NO APPLICANTS FOR GP JOB AT LOCUM-RUN PEMBROKESHIRE SURGERY

    Not a single person applied to work as a GP in the surgery which is currently staffed by locums.

  • By BBC   -   Oct 19, 2017

    'HANDFUL OF CHANGES' MAKE CANCER

    It takes between one and 10 mutations to turn a healthy cell cancerous.

    Hands, Cancer
  • By BBC   -   Oct 19, 2017

    LORD STEEL: WE SHOULD DECRIMINALISE ABORTION

    Former Liberal leader Lord Steel says the 1967 Abortion Act is "out of date"

    Abortion
  • By BBC   -   Oct 19, 2017

    HEALTH HERO

    The 12-year-old from the Black Country has been announced as one of BBC Radio 1's teen heroes.

  • By BBC   -   Oct 19, 2017

    FAMILIES BLOCK ORGAN DONATIONS FROM POTENTIAL DONORS

    Rachel wants to be an organ donor, but is concerned her family could override her wishes.

  • By BBC   -   Oct 19, 2017

    NOVELTY CONTACT LENSES 'CAN CAUSE SIGHT LOSS'

    Eye exerts warn of nasty infections and even sight loss if they are not used safely.

    Eye
  • By BBC   -   Oct 19, 2017

    PROTEIN 'CAN STOP VIRUSES DEVELOPING'

    Researchers at the University of the West of Scotland had already established the same protein can suppress cancer.

    Cancer
  • By BBC   -   Oct 19, 2017

    'STEEP RISE' IN SELF-HARM AMONG TEENAGE GIRLS

    Researchers say it is likely the increase is real and not just down to better awareness from GPs.

  • By BBC   -   Oct 19, 2017

    HUNDREDS OF FAMILIES BLOCK ORGAN DONATION

    Legally, consent lies with the deceased, but in practice, relatives' wishes are always respected.

  • By BBC   -   Oct 18, 2017

    WOMEN 'DESERVE APOLOGY' OVER VAGINAL MESH IMPLANTS

    Hundreds of women say the vaginal implants left them in pain and unable to walk, work or have sex.

  • By BBC   -   Oct 18, 2017

    ANNA RAEBURN: I HAD A BACKSTREET ABORTION

    Writer and broadcaster Anna Raeburn had an illegal abortion in 1965 when she was 21.

    Abortion