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US 'probes hackable' medical devices

3 hours 35 min ago
US government investigators are looking into about two dozen cases of medical kit suspected to be vulnerable to life-threatening hacks.

Later sunsets 'make kids more active'

4 hours 12 min ago
Moving the clocks forward by one extra hour all year could lead to children getting two more minutes of exercise every day, say UK researchers.

VIDEO: Can technology plug NHS funding gap?

10 hours 18 min ago
The NHS is under pressure to close a huge projected funding gap - Dominic Hughes reports on how the NHS has addressed this in West Yorkshire.

Six surprising Ebola numbers

14 hours 59 min ago
Six surprising figures from the frontline

Experts aim to reduce stillbirths

16 hours 40 min ago
Health experts launch a five-year programme that aims to halve the number of stillbirths, newborn deaths and baby brain injuries in the UK.

NHS acting as 'barrier to families'

16 hours 41 min ago
The NHS in England is told to stop being a barrier to infertile couples having children, according to the funding watchdog.

'More to do' on disabled hate crimes

16 hours 43 min ago
Hate crime convictions are at an all-time high, but disability hate crime convictions have dropped, according to a new report.

How one hospital copes with change

16 hours 51 min ago
How one Dorset hospital is trying to better serve its elderly patients

The NHS plan: Five things we've learned

16 hours 52 min ago
Key points that NHS chiefs have unveiled

NHS five-year plan 'packs a punch'

16 hours 54 min ago
The BBC's Hugh Pym looks at the future of healthcare in England

NHS 'needs extra cash and overhaul'

17 hours 28 min ago
The NHS in England needs extra money and drastic changes to the way services are organised if patient care is not to suffer, health bosses say.

Obama 'optimistic' over Ebola in US

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 23:59
President Barack Obama expresses cautious optimism about the Ebola situation in the US, as new screening rules are introduced in the country.

VIDEO: Wilko Johnson says he is cancer free

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 23:47
Former Dr Feelgood guitarist Wilko Johnson says he has been cured of the terminal pancreatic cancer with which he was diagnosed in 2012.

'Nine million have TB' - WHO report

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 16:17
The World Health Organization revises its estimate as to how many people have tuberculosis up by 500,000, in its latest report into the killer disease.

VIDEO: UK Ebola planning 'excellent'

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 16:15
Chief Medical Officer Dame Sally Davies tells MPs that the UK is well prepared in case of a potential Ebola outbreak.

VIDEO: PM challenged on girl's hospital letter

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 13:25
A letter written by a 10-year-old girl to David Cameron about the West Cumberland Hospital is raised at PMQs.

VIDEO: Clashes on English and Welsh NHS

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 13:04
David Cameron and Ed Miliband accuse each other of not answering questions as they clash over NHS services.

WHO crisis team holds Ebola talks

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 13:02
The World Health Organization's emergency committee is holding talks on travel restrictions and screening measures on the Ebola outbreak.

Male genes linked to early death

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 08:51
The male Y sex chromosome may have a role in prolonging men's lives and fighting cancer, according to a study.

VIDEO: GP explains dementia payments

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 08:21
GP explains NHS England's decision to pay family doctors £55 every time they diagnose a case of dementia.


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