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UK officials investigate 74 child hepatitis cases

Tue, 04/12/2022 - 17:18
One potential cause could be adenoviruses, but health experts are also looking at links to Covid-19.

Zika virus may be one step away from explosive outbreak

Tue, 04/12/2022 - 16:30
Scientists say we should be on alert for variants which could start another major outbreak.

Woman completes 100 marathons in 100 days world record

Tue, 04/12/2022 - 09:40
Kate Jayden may have to wait up to a year before her feat is confirmed by Guinness World Records.

Two new drugs to fight superbugs available on NHS soon

Tue, 04/12/2022 - 00:36
A deal is being struck to make them freely available to patients in England at an affordable cost to the NHS.

Psychedelic frees up depressed brain, study shows

Mon, 04/11/2022 - 16:59
The drug found in magic mushrooms could treat depression in a unique way, researchers say.

Wales' unpaid carers to get a break through £9m fund

Mon, 04/11/2022 - 12:26
The cash aims to help relieve the pressure on carers after the "added stress" of the Covid pandemic.

Newry: Woman dies waiting for paramedics from Belfast

Mon, 04/11/2022 - 12:22
The woman, who was in her 30s, had been out with friends in Newry, County Down, when she collapsed.

Queen reveals Covid left her 'very tired and exhausted'

Sun, 04/10/2022 - 22:09
The monarch speaks about her experience with the virus during a virtual hospital visit.

'I planned to end my life at 16 but I'm still here'

Sun, 04/10/2022 - 00:00
Chelsea, from Nottingham, experienced low mood, anxiety and self-harm.

'Life without Covid rules is much worse than we thought'

Sat, 04/09/2022 - 00:03
Vaccines and treatments have helped many in the UK but Isabel, 11, is among those still at risk.

Covid infections show signs of plateauing in UK

Fri, 04/08/2022 - 13:02
Nearly 4.9 million people would test positive for coronavirus, according to the ONS.

Endometriosis: Lowestoft woman hopes to set up support group

Fri, 04/08/2022 - 10:56
A woman who suffers "debilitating" period pains hopes to set up a support group to help others.

Why I gave a kidney to a work colleague

Fri, 04/08/2022 - 06:54
When Ninon Ferguson offered to donate an organ to someone at work, he thought she was joking.

Miscarriage: Tens of thousands have PTSD symptoms

Fri, 04/08/2022 - 04:26
Charities say women are not getting the psychological help they need after losing their babies.

Keep your waist to less than half your height, guidance says

Fri, 04/08/2022 - 03:57
The advice is contained in updated guidelines to help reduce the risks of specific health conditions.

Rejuvenation of woman's skin could tackle diseases of ageing

Fri, 04/08/2022 - 03:22
Researchers rejuvenate a 53-year-old woman's skin by decades, but clinical applications are a way off.

Childhood hepatitis: Why are we seeing an unusual spike in cases?

Fri, 04/08/2022 - 02:18
Health authorities in Scotland and England are looking into 71 unusual cases of the illness.

NHS under huge strain as A&Es turn away ambulances

Thu, 04/07/2022 - 12:07
Winter pressures being felt in spring, as Covid cases remain high and other illnesses rebound.

Experts issue warning over cannabis sweets laced with Spice

Thu, 04/07/2022 - 10:36
Drugs charity The Loop says it's worried the sweets could be putting buyers at risk of death.

Covid: Blood clot risk higher for six months after having virus

Thu, 04/07/2022 - 03:11
Lung and leg clots were much more likely in seriously ill patients, but mild cases can be affected.