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Would this burger tempt you to eat meat?

Sun, 07/21/2019 - 00:43
Two BBC presenters put Impossible Foods' meat-free burger to the taste test. How does it shape up?

NHS boss: Tax bills could mean 'loss of 60 doctors'

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 16:00
Doctors' refusal to work overtime is the issue, its chief executive warns.

Wolverhampton hospital's 'regret' over new mum's death

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 15:22
The trust running Wolverhampton's New Cross says lessons have been learned to better manage sepsis.

Plant-based milks on the rise: A quarter of Britons are drinking them

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 06:46
Whether it's almond, soy or coconut it seems cow's milk is being ditched for alternatives.

Music 'calms nerves before surgery' as well as sedative

Fri, 07/19/2019 - 00:36
The "world's most relaxing song" could be just as good at calming patients' nerves, a study suggests.

Parents of sick and premature babies should get more leave - PM

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 22:30
Theresa May says "it's not fair" parents have to return to work before their baby leaves hospital.

Measles outbreak: Loddon head teacher makes immunisation plea

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 18:57
Loddon head teacher Jim Adams writes to parents after three pupils contract the disease.

UTI home-testing app to help women trialled by NHS

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 17:28
The app guides users through a urine test and allows the results to be analysed online by a pharmacist.

Child mental health unit referrals 'up nearly 50%'

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 06:00
The figures, which are across the UK, are 'deeply worrying', say the Royal College of Psychiatrists.

Skin cancer risk 'not just from holiday sun'

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 00:30
Cancer Research warns people in the UK to protect their skin at home and not only when they are away.

Conjoined twins: Sisters meet surgeons who separated them

Thu, 07/18/2019 - 00:01
Ritaj and Rital were born joined at the head. They're reunited with the doctors who saved their lives.

DR Congo Ebola outbreak declared global health emergency

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 21:05
The rare declaration comes after Ebola killed more than 1,600 people in the DR Congo.

Children with gender identity issues 'need help from all sides'

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 18:30
Referrals to NHS gender identity clinics have more than tripled in the past five years.

Lister Hospital IT issue: 'No harm' has come to patients

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 16:07
A trust had found almost 15,000 patients may have been affected by a failure to pass on medical updates.

Luton house transformed to help parents of sick children

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 14:54
The former 1930s council house will support 420 families a year and has five bedrooms.

What can be done about Scotland's drugs crisis?

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 01:41
Experts back five ways of trying to halt Scotland's rising toll of drug-related deaths.

'We need to know more on surgery for war-zone children'

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 01:39
A new medical guide aims to improve the chances of saving children's lives, and limbs, in war zones.

Menstrual cups 'as reliable as tampons'

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 01:04
Scientific review shows they are as leakproof as other sanitary products, say researchers.

Trieste’s mental health revolution: 'It’s the best place to get sick'

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 00:33
Ideas from a mental health 'revolution' in Trieste in the 1970s are helping patients recover today.

Tafida Raqeeb: Parents bid to get daughter treated in Italy

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 14:43
Doctors treating Tafida Raqeeb in the UK have said it is in her best interests to be allowed to die.