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Monkeypox: First case confirmed in Northern Ireland

Thu, 05/26/2022 - 17:07
There are 90 cases to date in the UK according to the UK Health Security Agency.

Radio 1's Adele Roberts on living with her stoma Audrey

Thu, 05/26/2022 - 16:13
The DJ underwent surgery for bowel cancer and wants to raise awareness of having a colostomy bag.

Bristol NHS Trust finds 200 patients harmed by mesh bowel surgery

Thu, 05/26/2022 - 13:33
It examined the years 2007 to 2017 when a now suspended surgeon was operating at Southmead Hospital.

Monkeypox: First case confirmed in Wales

Thu, 05/26/2022 - 12:41
Public Health Wales confirms a case of monkeypox but says overall risk to the general public is low.

Cost of living: 'My daughter won't ask me for money for sanitary products'

Thu, 05/26/2022 - 10:04
A mother explains how she can't make ends meet as data suggests more people are struggling.

Covid: Family's anger over 92-year-old's hospital care

Thu, 05/26/2022 - 06:48
Elsbeth Jones says it took 27 hours for an ambulance to arrive and drop her mother in hospital.

Man's double hand transplant is 'space-age stuff'

Thu, 05/26/2022 - 06:16
Steven Gallagher, 48, has a new lease of life after undergoing pioneering surgery last December.

Doctors warning about weight loss surgery overseas

Thu, 05/26/2022 - 06:10
Scots going abroad for cheaper and quicker obesity operations are "risking their lives" claim medics.

Monkeypox: How UK hospitals are tackling the outbreak

Thu, 05/26/2022 - 01:09
A network of five specialist NHS hospitals in England is treating some of those infected.

Pfizer will not sell drugs for profit in poor nations

Wed, 05/25/2022 - 13:27
US pharmaceutical firm Pfizer said it would sell its patented drugs at cost to 45 low-income countries.

NFHS-5: Indians are getting fatter - and it's a big problem

Wed, 05/25/2022 - 00:39
Obesity is spreading rapidly and experts warn of a health emergency unless it's tackled urgently.

Got a new rash? Monkeypox or something else?

Wed, 05/25/2022 - 00:19
Red bumps and lumps? Scabs or blisters? What are the signs to look for?

Monkeypox: Cases detected in three more countries for first time

Tue, 05/24/2022 - 21:44
The outbreaks in Europe and America are not normal but remain containable, health officials say.

Monkeypox: UK cases rise to 71, with vaccines for high-risk contacts

Tue, 05/24/2022 - 18:08
Sexual health clinics are still open for business but doctors urge patience over appointments.

Royal Papworth Hospital AI study could detect early heart valve disease

Tue, 05/24/2022 - 09:04
A database loaded with the sounds of heartbeats could help early detection of valve disease.

NHS 111: Parents anger over four child deaths

Tue, 05/24/2022 - 06:12
Parents say they are "horrified" that similar warnings have been issued after four deaths.

Covid-19: Text scam claiming to be from NHS circulating NI, police warn

Mon, 05/23/2022 - 19:19
The warning comes as seven cases of new "variants of concern" are detected in Northern Ireland

Monkeypox: UK discovers 36 more cases

Mon, 05/23/2022 - 17:59
It brings the total number of infections to 57, say UK health officials.

North East Ambulance Service: Cover-up claims to be probed by government

Mon, 05/23/2022 - 17:26
The government will investigate if North East Ambulance Service withheld details of patient deaths.

NHS mental health trust sets up food bank for staff

Mon, 05/23/2022 - 16:45
Other trusts start similar initiatives over fears staff are struggling with rising prices.