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'My guitar helped me recover from a brain tumour'

Thu, 07/25/2019 - 06:19
A 20-year-old musician releases his debut album just a year after serious illness and major surgery.

Do Brits need to toughen up in a heatwave?

Thu, 07/25/2019 - 02:47
Is it fair to judge Brits for not coping in the heat, or are there biological reasons why we struggle?

Early MS scans 'can predict long-term prognosis'

Thu, 07/25/2019 - 01:19
Research shows that MRI scans at a person's first diagnosis could inform patients' treatment choices.

Parents 'missing out on new baby health visits'

Thu, 07/25/2019 - 01:18
This increases the risk of mental health issues going unnoticed, charity NSPCC says.

Parkinson's disease: 'Smartwatch' tracker monitors patients at home

Thu, 07/25/2019 - 01:08
The smartwatch-style device, worn by patients at home, monitors tremors and other symptoms.

Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Trust: Fake doctor medicated 164 patients

Wed, 07/24/2019 - 01:18
Zholia Alemi, jailed in 2018 for fraud, treated mental health patients in Norfolk and Suffolk.

Who are the smokers that haven't quit?

Wed, 07/24/2019 - 00:37
While average smoking rates have plummeted, some groups have been left behind.

Hot weather: How to sleep in a heatwave

Wed, 07/24/2019 - 00:35
A simple guide to how to manage your sleep during a heatwave

Triple joy, times two at Ulster Hospital

Tue, 07/23/2019 - 23:02
A busy day at in the Ulster Hospital in Dundonald as two sets of triplets are born within 24 hours.

Police must offer women detainees period products under new rules

Tue, 07/23/2019 - 21:21
Campaigners say change will help to preserve the dignity of women, non-binary and trans detainees.

John Newman: Singer on how career led to depression

Tue, 07/23/2019 - 15:35
The singer reached number one with 'Love Me Again' but has had a break from music due to his health.

Essex strep A outbreak deaths rise to 13

Tue, 07/23/2019 - 15:29
The invasive Group A streptococcal bacterium has infected 35 people across Essex.

Contaminated blood inquiry: Karisa Jones speaks of 'nightmare' diagnosis

Tue, 07/23/2019 - 15:27
A widow tells the contaminated blood inquiry of both her and her husband's infections.

‘I had chemo for breast cancer that never existed’

Tue, 07/23/2019 - 14:50
Sarah Boyle underwent chemotherapy and a mastectomy before the mistake was noticed.

Contaminated blood inquiry: Welsh Government urged to take lead

Tue, 07/23/2019 - 10:33
A lawyer representing victims of the contaminated blood scandal urges ministers to help them.

Canned laughter 'makes jokes funnier'

Tue, 07/23/2019 - 10:00
It works for "dad jokes" too, according to researchers who tried it out on 72 volunteers.

UK weather: How to keep cool and carry on in a heatwave

Tue, 07/23/2019 - 08:16
With temperatures set to soar in the coming days, how can the UK keep cool and carry on?

Pledge to end smoking in England by 2030

Tue, 07/23/2019 - 03:11
The ambition is part of a range of measures to tackle the causes of preventable ill health.

'How I got to medical school via A&E and the chicken shop'

Tue, 07/23/2019 - 01:37
Yousef used to spend hours hanging around the High Street with mates, until an injury changed his life.

UK newborn baby screening 'not good enough'

Tue, 07/23/2019 - 00:34
Newborn screening checks for rare but serious health conditions are not happening, says a charity.