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Why making postnatal depression film Early Days was 'therapy'

11 hours 16 min ago
When Nessa Wrafter suffered after the birth of her child, she decided to make a film about her experience.

'I didn't worry about getting HIV'

12 hours 41 min ago
A couple share their experience of having sex without condoms when one partner has HIV.

Allied Healthcare to transfer care contracts

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 15:52
The home care provider was warned this month by the care regulator about its financial sustainability.

Insomnia: 'No link' between sleepless nights and early death

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 12:12
A new report says there's no link between lack of sleep and early death, but does that come as any comfort?

YouTube stunts lead to rise in Swansea hospital burns victims

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 01:31
Surgeons issue a warning as more young people suffer injuries performing stunts for social media.

Flu vaccine delays for over-65s 'resolved by weekend'

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 00:28
Patients and GPs have been frustrated by shortages caused by the staggered supply of the new vaccine.

NHS bosses look to overhaul cancer screening

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 11:19
The announcement comes the day after an "appalling" cervical-screening blunder hits more than 40,000 women.

'New mums need to be given better health education'

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 10:21
George Roach's wife Michelle died from a pulmonary embolism six weeks after giving birth.

Pollution linked to 'stunted lung capacity' in London schoolchildren

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 01:04
Exposure to diesel fumes was linked to an approximate 5% reduction in lung capacity in London children.

Should we pay people for donating blood?

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 00:15
Worldwide sales of blood plasma are increasingly strongly, but is it ethically right that people should be paid to donate it?

'I avoid kissing as my peanut allergy could kill me'

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 15:56
Oli Weatherall has to go to extreme lengths to keep himself alive because of a severe peanut allergy

Thousands caught up in cervical screening blunder

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 12:14
More than 40,000 women have not received information after a failure to send out letters.

Shropshire baby deaths: Review cases rise to 215

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 12:09
More than 200 families seek answers about their maternity care amid a review into baby deaths.

Devon mother in fight with NHS for cystic fibrosis drug funding

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 08:57
Sarah Burgwin wants the NHS to pay for Orkambi to treat her six-year-old daughter's cystic fibrosis.

The beautiful islands that could stop killer diseases

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 01:33
Might this living laboratory hold the key to controlling malaria and other conditions?

Fighting heroin addiction: Bobby's story

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 00:10
Bobby was injecting heroin and crack cocaine up to six times a day. He's spoken to the BBC about what made him turn his life around.

Diabetes glucose monitors 'available to thousands more'

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 00:07
The decision comes after patients in some areas of England were denied access to the device.

Rachael Bland's husband on how their son has reacted to his mum's death

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 17:21
BBC presenter Rachael Bland's husband reveals moving words of their son, Freddie, after her death.

Northern Ireland child post-mortem examinations to be done in England

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 12:12
From January 2019 post-mortem examinations on children from Northern Ireland will have to be carried out in Liverpool.

Rugby protective headgear 'cuts impact by almost half'

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 11:55
A new Dundee University study calls for mandatory protective headgear to prevent injuries in the sport.