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People are urged to not be "martyrs" if they start experiencing symptoms of sepsis, as A&E departments deal with rising pressures.
Tracey Jolliffe has already donated a kidney, 16 eggs and 80 pints of blood. She is now considering donating part of her liver too.
Should scientists be allowed to experiment on embryos beyond 14 days of development?
Eating disorders affect a small but substantial number of women in their 40s and 50s, research suggests.
Our voices can activate gadgets and authenticate ourselves to banks. But can they tell if we're ill?
The US president-elect says the Republican replacement for Obamacare will be cheaper and better.
Shannon Mackey has been using virtual reality physiotherapy sessions to help learn to walk again after suffering a stroke.
Technology could be used to improve treatment for heart failure patients.
A woman with alopecia launches a petition calling for a bald emoji to help represent people with hair loss.
The inquest previously heard the doctor caring for the mother had made a mistake seven months earlier.
How one woman's rare disorder means a kiss from her husband could end up killing her.
NI GPs will likely vote to leave the NHS if a snap election is called, says the head of the NI General Practitioners' Committee.
Health watchdog NICE has rejected the life-extending drug Kadcyla on cost grounds.
Ben Franklin from London was diagnosed with Hepatitis C nine months ago but is still waiting for a new drug which could cure his condition.
A network of trauma centres has opened across the UK to allow the NHS to treat veterans.
Referral management centres may be slowing cancer diagnoses and delaying other NHS treatment, doctors warn.
A patient has been caught in an undercover BBC film illegally selling prescription drugs which cost the NHS £10,000 a year.
The Royal College of Surgeons says the NHS in England is facing "tremendous pressure" this winter.
The 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".
How lemons are helping to explain what breast cancer can feel and look like.