Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:01:57 GMTScientists identify three little-known diseases which could cause the next global health emergency.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 01:05:07 GMTUS scientists develop a robotic sleeve that can help hearts pump when they fail to work properly.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 01:27:16 GMTOlder woman who do not exercise daily have cells biologically older than their actual age, research suggests.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:52:42 GMTEating disorders affect a small but substantial number of women in their 40s and 50s, research suggests.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 20:51:36 GMTThe US president-elect says the Republican replacement for Obamacare will be cheaper and better.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:08:32 GMTTechnology could be used to improve treatment for heart failure patients.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:22:13 GMTThe 70-year-old's hip infection was resistant to the 26 antibiotics available in the US.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 00:53:08 GMTAnalysing urine could improve what you eat, claim scientists.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 03:07:35 GMTHealth watchdog NICE rejects life-extending drug Kadcyla for use on the NHS on cost grounds.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:12:48 GMTA patient has been caught in an undercover BBC film illegally selling prescription drugs which cost the NHS £10,000 a year.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:04:41 GMTConstant stress could be a key factor in raising the risk of a heart attack, say researchers.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:05:51 GMTResearch could lead to new drugs to stop cancer reaching other parts of the body.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 23:32:27 GMTThe move by the Philippine president is expected to face fierce opposition from the Catholic Church.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 10:30:26 GMTDonald Trump and Robert Kennedy promote the widely-rejected claim that vaccines are linked to autism.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:54:48 GMTThe biggest leap in diagnosing prostate cancer "in decades" has been made using new scanning equipment, say doctors and campaigners.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:10:40 GMTTulip Mazumdar visits the Jenner Institute at the University of Oxford where scientists are developing vaccines for all three of the shortlisted viruses.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:17:52 GMTBill Gates backs vaccine project which could prevent epidemics like Ebola spreading
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:05:18 GMTScientists have shortlisted three little-known diseases that they think could become the next global health emergency.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:09:52 GMTThe head of NHS Wales says A&E units and the ambulance service have faced exceptional challenges this winter.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:51:44 GMTShannon Mackey has been using virtual reality physiotherapy sessions to help learn to walk again after suffering a stroke.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 01:05:36 GMTA network of trauma centres has opened across the UK to allow the NHS to treat veterans.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 01:18:23 GMTBen Franklin from London was diagnosed with Hepatitis C nine months ago but is still waiting for a new drug which could cure his condition.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:43:43 GMTAna-Alecia Ayala, who has died from cancer, inspired millions by dancing on camera in hospital.
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 12:21:35 GMTA Vietnamese man has had surgical forceps removed from his stomach after 18 years.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:13:57 GMTPeople over 50 are being advised to avoid caffeine after lunchtime to get a good night's sleep.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 02:07:13 GMTA transgender woman who offered people the chance to ask "invasive questions" on an internet forum has been overwhelmed by the response.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:25:08 GMTNaima Houder-Mohammed believed Robert O Young, the father of the alkaline diet, could cure her. It didn't turn out as she hoped.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:16:59 GMTThe crying of babies with colic may be reduced with acupuncture, according to controversial new research from Sweden.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 01:50:23 GMTTracey Jolliffe has already donated a kidney, 16 eggs and 80 pints of blood. She is now considering donating part of her liver too.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:29:54 GMTHow one woman's rare disorder means a kiss from her husband could end up killing her.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:08:55 GMTOur voices can activate gadgets and authenticate ourselves to banks. But can they tell if we're ill?
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 01:18:23 GMTHow lemons are helping to explain what breast cancer can feel and look like.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 09:11:00 GMTHow to manage stress so that it doesn't become a health risk.
Fri, 05 Feb 2016 09:49:12 GMTWhat we still don't know about the Zika virus and microcephaly.
Wed, 31 Aug 2016 09:43:34 GMTAn alarming and disturbing infection linked to thousands of babies being born with underdeveloped brains is spreading.
Tue, 26 Jan 2016 01:52:15 GMTThe threat of the Zika virus has now become international, but the alarm was raised in Brazil last year when a growing number of cases of microcephaly began to emerge.
Fri, 29 Jan 2016 13:18:09 GMTWhy the mosquito that spreads the Zika virus is flourishing in the urban environment.