Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:22:17 GMTA drug that dramatically reduces the risk of being infected with HIV will now be given to patients by the NHS in England.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 12:57:07 GMTMinimum pricing of alcohol in England would improve the health of the heaviest drinkers, health experts say.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 02:20:38 GMTThe brain disorder Parkinson's disease may actually start with bacteria living in the gut, according to scientists.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 17:48:38 GMTDoctors often advise patients to 'drink plenty of fluids' when unwell, but drinking too much water too quickly can be dangerous.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 18:15:32 GMTWales' top-earning locum doctor was paid £183,000 in 2015-16, with the amount spent on temporary workers across Wales doubling in three years.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 06:51:14 GMTSir Elton John says, with improved testing, the end of HIV "is in sight" in Western countries.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:22:12 GMTLocal authorities should redesign speed bumps in a bid to reduce air pollution, health experts say.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:00:54 GMTThe Elton John Aids Foundation offers to finance HIV tests in the London borough of Lambeth.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 07:34:16 GMTJunior doctors' workloads mean they miss out on vital training, the General Medical Council says.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 06:34:32 GMTA new organ donation law, brought in a year ago in Wales, is saving lives, say ministers.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 17:59:59 GMTIt is time to start making babies from three people, scientists advising the fertility regulator say.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 17:46:48 GMTThe first likely case of sexual transmission of Zika virus in the UK is reported by the authorities.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 11:27:42 GMTThree tobacco companies lose their appeal against the government's plain cigarette packaging rules.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 13:34:35 GMTA man who donated sperm to two women is not liable for child support, a US court rules.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 16:03:15 GMTLarge clinical trial for a vaccine to protect against HIV transmission is underway in South Africa.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 04:02:05 GMTAspiring nurses can soon enrol on a new on-the-job apprenticeship role, the government says.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 01:20:40 GMTSleep-deprived workers are costing the UK economy £40bn a year and face a higher risk of death, says a new study.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 09:06:58 GMTPhilip Morris is launching a new cigarette in the UK which it says could see it stop selling conventional cigarettes altogether.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 06:16:00 GMTThere should be more safety measures in place at trampoline parks, a group of organisations say.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:19:42 GMTWomen are more likely to have a successful pregnancy if they conceive sooner after a miscarriage rather than waiting, researchers say.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:08:54 GMTHundreds of thousands of healthy women should take pills to cut their risk of breast cancer, says NHS watchdog.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:05:03 GMTThousands of patients miss out on a treatment that can prevent disability after a stroke, say UK experts.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 09:43:24 GMTHealth bosses have approved plans to delay routine surgery for smokers and obese people.
Sun, 27 Nov 2016 07:40:59 GMTBed shortages mean a young patient with anorexia has to be treated hundreds of miles from her family.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 11:00:39 GMTLife expectancy for Scottish men and women has continued to improve - but they still die younger on average than people anywhere else in the UK.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:45:36 GMTBBC Panorama research suggests there is no hard evidence IVF add-ons increase pregnancy chances.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 14:00:08 GMTA killer condition linked to 1,500 deaths every year in Wales is not always being treated in the same way in Welsh hospitals, new research claims.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 23:06:32 GMTPrince Harry and Rihanna have taken HIV tests together in Barbados to raise awareness on World Aids Day.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 14:42:53 GMTTom Hayes discusses how there is still a stigma on HIV-infected people
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 09:03:48 GMTIn 1988 around 140 countries took part in the first World Aids Day to raise awareness of the epidemic
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 15:08:31 GMTThe ITN newsreader talks about struggling to get the right care.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:40:22 GMTA group of organisations, including the governing body of gymnastics, want trampoline parks to adhere to a set of safety guidelines.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 13:51:22 GMTRichard has suffered from Obsessive Compulsive Disorder since he was a teenager. He and his father have been talking about their lives.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 13:49:30 GMTEmma, who has bipolar disorder, describes how her friends and teachers treated her
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 08:25:23 GMTParalympian David Smith reads out a letter – written to his younger, pre-surgery self.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 17:08:02 GMTBrittany Rhodes does it to be more confident.
Thu, 24 Nov 2016 03:11:55 GMTBacteria which eat others of their kind could be a new weapon in the fight against superbugs.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 12:59:53 GMTAs we live longer, many of us will need support in our old age but what are the costs involved?
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 15:40:58 GMTA sharp rise in waits for care services is piling the pressure on the NHS in England, hospital bosses are warning.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 13:16:55 GMTMore than one million people in the UK rely on traditional forms of care - care homes, home help and nursing care - but there are plenty of other options.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 17:38:32 GMTClaims about the drink's benefits have resurfaced but are they true?
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:43:46 GMTWomen's sexuality is a little-studied area of science and new research is revealing that much of what we thought we knew was wrong.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 05:55:24 GMTTen-year-old Jason explains how he does not feel like the gender he was assigned at birth.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 06:38:43 GMTMyths about risks linked to HIV from the 1980s still endure, say the Terrence Higgins Trust.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 12:38:45 GMTPrincess Kasune is one of Zambia's most outspoken Aids activists and was recently elected to become its first publicly known HIV-positive MP.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 20:20:46 GMTPrime Minister Theresa May condemns continuing stigma against people living with HIV in the UK.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 01:55:09 GMTAn increasing number of British people are opting for cosmetic procedures - but how safe are they in such an unregulated industry?
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 08:22:36 GMTHow taking up running has transformed the life of a late-onset asthma sufferer.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 15:48:00 GMTAn ex-pharmaceutical executive explains why he now banks on Canada's medical marijuana industry.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 05:11:22 GMTThree babies are born addicted to drugs every day because of their mother's dependency, but some experts believe it is better to allow mother and baby to detox together.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:24:27 GMTAmbulance services are struggling to reach the seriously ill quickly enough after rising demand has left the system over-stretched, a BBC investigation has found.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 18:31:20 GMTAmbulance services are looking at new ways to meet the growing demand.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 02:50:53 GMTWhat is it like for a paramedic on the frontline?
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:43:48 GMTBBC Scotland follows a 999 call from the moment it is received by health service call handlers.