Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:08:18 GMTA fusion of biology and technology is an "exciting glimpse" of medicine's future, scientists say.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 23:46:00 GMTA drug to stop bleeding after giving birth could cut deaths by a third, research suggests.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 17:00:42 GMTThe discovery allows doctors to detect returning tumours earlier and increases chances of a cure.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:02:52 GMTExtremely small particles of air pollution have the potential to end up in the body, a study suggests.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:14:58 GMTScientists were able to keep premature lambs alive for a month using an artificial "plastic bag" womb.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:14 GMTThe brain is fed with more oxygen and nutrients, boosting thinking and memory skills.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 06:42:59 GMTKymica Hubbard was on a family day out at a zoo in Omaha, Nebraska, when she went into early labour.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 08:02:09 GMTIt should prevent four in 10 cases of the disease, but it is the first "real world" trial.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 05:32:11 GMTThe BBC meets volunteers in the biggest ever convoy to transport medical vehicles from the UK to Syria.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:51:21 GMTThe sister of an Egyptian woman who went to India for weight loss surgery lashes out at her doctors.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 01:57:48 GMTSurvivors say the pain of bereavement can easily push people into mental illness without proper support.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 17:12:41 GMTA report shows 8% fewer patients die within 30 days if they get surgery within 24 hours.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:09:49 GMTA toy-inspired device for malaria detection that costs 20 cents is shown off at the Ted conference
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 03:05:26 GMTA drug for depression could stop all neurodegenerative diseases, including dementia, scientists hope.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:39:59 GMTCharity urges caution after a ruling in Italy about mobile phone use and brain tumour growth.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:21:36 GMTA preliminary French study suggests valproate caused serious malformations in up to 4,100 children.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 23:06:36 GMTKatie Falkenberg's photo feature on mothers caring for children damaged by the Zika virus in Brazil was a Pulitzer Prize finalist in 2017.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 23:07:28 GMTCharlie, now eight, started losing his sight aged four, and has only been able to see close up until now.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:46:03 GMTThree vloggers are speaking directly to their mental illnesses.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:01:23 GMTDebbie Douglas speaks about surgeon Ian Paterson, who's guilty of intentionally wounding patients.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:56:00 GMTPoorna Bell explains how her husband took his own life after a secret battle with heroin addiction
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:57:25 GMTNew research shows promising results for cutting the risk of women bleeding to death in childbirth.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:11:05 GMTFormer Hillary Clinton advisor Anne-Marie Slaughter clarifies why she thinks a year of maternity leave is too long for working mothers.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 06:51:08 GMTWhat does it take to care for the sickest premature babies? 5 live takes a look inside the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Burnley General hospital.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 09:14:57 GMTStudy of 250,000 UK commuters shows walking is good too but suggests two wheels are best.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 15:16:44 GMTScientists find a compound based on a molecule in dragon blood helps heal infected wounds in mice.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 10:49:06 GMTMost women struggle to get out of bed when eight weeks' pregnant. How did Serena win a Grand Slam title?
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 16:29:21 GMTThe plant-based diet, beloved by celebrities, has got the experts worried.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 23:08:37 GMTAn island community with one of the lowest vaccination rates in the US has provoked a storm.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 00:24:47 GMTFamilies of people infected with HIV and hepatitis by NHS treatments still seek a public inquiry.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 23:39:38 GMTUS beauty queen Victoria Graham has Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) but isn't afraid to show her scars.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 00:01:03 GMTVictoria Vigo woke from an emergency caesarean to find she had been sterilised - without her consent. Now she is demanding justice.