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The pain of Tourette's: 'I'm always covered in bruises'

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 02:08
Charity Tourettes Action has discovered that patients are facing long delays in diagnosis.

'I wear a mask to prevent cold allergy reaction'

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 00:06
Max Fisher, 23, gets red, itchy welts and swelling when in contact with anything cold.

Carter Cookson: Baby who needed new heart dies

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 23:27
His parents, who lost their first son in 2013, say Carter Cookson has "gained his angel wings".

Two dead after pigeon dropping infection at hospital

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 18:17
An investigation is under way after patients contracted a fungal infection associated with pigeon droppings.

Mental Health: Tougher checks before Superdrug Botox

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 01:55
High Street store to check mental health of customers before giving Botox or fillers.

Differences in GP access across England 'shocking'

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 01:54
A BBC analysis suggests there is a shocking variation in access to GPs across England, doctors' leaders say.

'Why I wanted a tattoo on my mastectomy scar'

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 00:47
Kris Hallenga was diagnosed with terminal cancer, but beat the odds. Her scar is part of her body art.

IVF dad 'floored' over baby he did not consent to

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 19:20
The man sued an IVF clinic after his ex-partner forged his signature to use frozen embryos.

IVF couple have triplets after sex mistake

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 14:10
Betty Bienias said she was shocked to find out she was expecting triplets - two of which had been conceived naturally.

Carter Cookson 'has hours to find new heart'

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 07:35
Doctors say Carter Cookson, who is on life support, needs an organ transplant as soon as possible.

Pharmacists warn of a 'surge' in shortage of common medicines

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 02:03
Patients in England are struggling to get hold of drugs such as painkillers and anti-depressants.

The Arab country turning to 'female Viagra'

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 00:30
Egypt is the first Arab country to authorise the sale of flibanserin - but how well is it going down?

'My son's severe asthma is very distressing'

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 00:00
Every three seconds in the UK, someone has an asthma attack which could be life-threatening, a charity says.

Haemochromatosis 'bigger threat than we thought'

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 10:22
Genetic disorder Haemochromatosis can cause liver failure, diabetes and severe arthritis if untreated.

'I wanted a black belt at the age of 75'

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 09:46
This group of high kicking, power-punching pensioners prove "it's never too late to learn".

Teenage cancer survival 'on the up' in England, report finds

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 01:00
But youngsters living in poorer areas of England had lower chances of survival, cancer data found.

World's coffee under threat, say experts

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 00:41
Of 124 coffees in the world, we only drink two, but we need to protect all of them, say scientists.

The diet to save lives, the planet and feed us all?

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 00:36
And you don't have to be vegan to follow the "planetary health diet".

Obesity overtaking smoking as biggest Welsh health risk

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 00:31
Wales' first obesity strategy wants to make eating healthier food and staying active "normal and easy".

Footballers in new concussion study

Thu, 01/17/2019 - 00:09
Premier League footballers are taking part in a "ground-breaking" new concussion study this season that could lead to pitch-side diagnosis.

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