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.
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.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:14:36 GMTReferral management centres may be slowing cancer diagnoses and delaying other NHS treatment, doctors warn.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 00:51:47 GMTCramming all your recommended weekly exercise into one or two weekend sessions is enough to produce health benefits, a study suggests.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:26:02 GMTUncertain employment and a lack of family-friendly work policies help explain the rise, says a report.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 16:04:36 GMTAlcohol switches the brain into starvation mode, ramping up appetite and hunger, scientists discover.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 15:04:01 GMTPledges to help schools and companies deal with the "injustice" of mental illness are announced by the prime minister.
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.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 11:24:44 GMTThe family of a woman who fought a long battle against Multiple Sclerosis release a harrowing set of images to support the campaign for the "right to die".
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 10:42:24 GMTDoctors tell of their "guilt" and "distress" over the care they can provide amid pressures on the NHS.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 09:37:39 GMTThe BMA's Dr Chaand Nagpaul says the government's ultimatum over working hours is "an insult".
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 18:31:47 GMTWith teenage suicide on the rise, we hear the struggles of two mothers and their children.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:50:20 GMTAmber Cliff's family say that she was deemed too young to be tested, despite her symptoms.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:45:22 GMTPrime Minister Theresa May admits the NHS is under pressure, while paying tribute to medical staff.
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.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:29:54 GMTHow one woman's rare disorder means a kiss from her husband could end up killing her.
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, 13 Jan 2017 00:50:30 GMTSouth Africa knows it has a huge problem with drink-driving and is considering some tough measures to tackle it, writes the BBC's Pumza Fihlani.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 01:13:50 GMTSouth Korea has brought its gender gap back into balance, but have women gained real equality?
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 10:30:30 GMTMillions of women have no problem with the pill but some find it shatters their mental health. Here The Debrief's Vicky Spratt describes years of depression, anxiety and panic.
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.