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Periods: Can women sharing stories break down taboos?

Tue, 10/01/2019 - 21:25
From helping friends insert tampons to panicky confessions on first dates, people have been sharing stories about periods on social media.

Cancer treatment's effect on image: 'I almost felt like I didn't know who I was'

Tue, 10/01/2019 - 18:41
Seren Jenkins will not let cancer dictate how she looks - and wants others to overcome their fear.

Urologist to answer questions over 10 cancer patient deaths

Tue, 10/01/2019 - 16:39
A coroner has heard that no aspects of care from a doctor contributed to their premature deaths.

Tiny needles help monitor antibiotic reactions

Tue, 10/01/2019 - 12:34
Seriously sick patients could get help to recover via sensors that keep an eye on antibiotics in their blood.

'Flu is still dangerous' say couple who lost baby son

Tue, 10/01/2019 - 10:51
Ned, one of Nikki Shaw and Dan Rowe's identical twin baby boys, died of complications from the flu in January.

Babies in the womb have lizard-like hand muscles

Tue, 10/01/2019 - 10:28
They are 250-million-year-old "evolutionary remnants" most lose before birth, scientists say.

Virtual reality PTSD treatment has 'big impact' for veterans

Tue, 10/01/2019 - 08:51
One military veteran says being taken back to the type of trauma he experienced is helping him.

Parkinson's Disease: 'People think I'm drunk'

Tue, 10/01/2019 - 07:02
Ronan Coyle from Londonderry first noticed the symptoms of Parkinson's when he was 24 years old.

Cancer: Teenage patient promotes body image for #StillMe campaign

Tue, 10/01/2019 - 00:54
Seren Jenkins, 19, is using her experiences to help others losing confidence after cancer treatment.

Crystal has face cancer and wants to work in theatre

Tue, 10/01/2019 - 00:46
Diagnosed at 18-years-old, Crystal has joined the Teenage Cancer Trust #stillme campaign to inspire others.

Bournemouth mum backs radio aid funding campaign

Tue, 10/01/2019 - 00:37
Conor has a radio aid that helps him hear voices more clearly but not all councils fund the devices.

Is red meat back on the menu?

Mon, 09/30/2019 - 22:39
A controversial study says the evidence of health risks is so poor, people should keep on eating it.

Olivia Newton-John speaks about living with cancer

Mon, 09/30/2019 - 20:25
The singer and actress is battling breast cancer for the third time, after being told it's stage four.

'Revolutionary' drug for prostate cancer

Mon, 09/30/2019 - 15:32
Olaparib could be a 'transformative' treatment for thousands of men with advanced prostate cancer, say experts.

Denise Welch praised for 'brave' depression videos

Mon, 09/30/2019 - 12:09
The actress shares her experiences on Twitter about what she describes as an "unwelcome visitor".

Cocaine and alcohol a 'deadly combination'

Mon, 09/30/2019 - 01:04
At least 13 self-inflicted deaths among people who took alcohol with cocaine have occurred in a year.

Inequalities in heart attack care 'costing women's lives'

Mon, 09/30/2019 - 00:58
Thousands of women are dying needlessly because of delays in diagnosis and poor care, a report says.

Adolescent mental health centre for Cardiff University

Mon, 09/30/2019 - 00:47
Researchers wants to find out how much social media, genetics and the environment impact on young people's mental health.

Ultrasound breakthrough 'can spot cancer earlier'

Mon, 09/30/2019 - 00:43
A technique created at Heriot-Watt University produces images which pinpoint tumours and could replace biopsies.

Firefighters with cancer demand government takes action

Mon, 09/30/2019 - 00:11
The UK's chief fire officer acknowledges his colleagues have a higher than average rate of cancer.