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'Daughter's long Covid makes us prisoners in our own home'

Sat, 05/28/2022 - 16:10
Helen Goss calls for more help for children like Anna, 9, who is ill two years after catching Covid.

Monkeypox patients should avoid pet contact

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 15:06
Gerbils, hamsters and other rodents could be particularly susceptible to the disease, warn experts.

Covid infections continue to decline in UK

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 13:22
One in 60 people is infected with the virus, according to the Office for National Statistics.

Unexplained child hepatitis cases rise again in UK

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 11:15
Health officials are investigating a link with a common virus, as well as other factors.

Growing up in poverty: Rats, cockroaches and mould

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 10:33
Report's findings expose the widening regional health inequalities across Cheshire and Merseyside.

Scandal-hit Nottingham maternity services ordered to improve

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 09:33
Maternity units, where Sarah Hawkins's baby and dozens of others died, are rated inadequate.

Court fight looms over Sainsbury's cat ban

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 06:55
A man with autism is suing the supermarket giant for refusing entry to his assistance cat.

Archie Battersbee judge to visit brain-damaged boy in hospital

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 06:01
Specialists treating Archie Battersbee, 12, say his treatment should end, but his parents disagree.

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.

Hepatitis: Mum's fear for girl, 4, in mystery virus outbreak

Thu, 05/26/2022 - 12:56
Madison Duffy is one of 197 children in the UK being treated for hepatitis, amid a surge of cases.

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.

Cosmetic surgery adverts targeting under-18s banned

Wed, 05/25/2022 - 13:14
Firms can no longer advertise procedures like breast enhancements on media that appeals to under-18s.