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Call for brain donors

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 06:32
Scientists are calling for more people to donate their brains to research to help find cures for mental and psychological disorders.

Cardiff Uni's new way of making compounds for drugs

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 06:28
Researchers in Cardiff develop a new "highly-efficient" method of extracting disease-fighting compounds.

Drug manufacture 'major development'

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 06:24
Researchers in Cardiff develop a new "highly-efficient" method of extracting disease-fighting compounds.

Doctors use virtual reality to prepare children for scans

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 18:53
Doctors have started using virtual reality to help kids overcome their fear of MRI scanners in hospitals.

'Skunk death' of peer's son investigated by NHS

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 15:25
Lord Monson says his addicted son killed himself days after no hospital bed could be found.

Apology over 111 'computer' call

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 13:37
The NHS says sorry to a Devon woman told "the computer is asking the questions" when she dialled the non-emergency service.

Vitamin D pills 'could stop colds or flu'

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 03:39
Food should be fortified with the vitamin for improved health, researchers claim.

Frail, elderly people 'left to struggle alone'

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 02:46
The number of over 65s not getting enough help rises as care services are "close to collapse", says charity.

Kitchen sync

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 02:17
Meet David, the blind cook and his autistic helper Peter

'Say the big words'

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 01:59
Families describe the moment they shared the news that no-one wants to hear

Warning signs

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 01:03
Every year in the UK, 3,000 people's sight is damaged by a condition called giant cell arteritis. Dr Saleyah Ahsan explains what to look out for.

Outlook for extremely premature babies 'improving'

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 23:37
Greater use of steroids in mothers-to-be and a focus on preventing infection are being credited.

Autism detectable in brain long before symptoms appear

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 18:04
The discovery could lead to better tests and therapies for children with autism.

Cancer: How to tell your child your diagnosis

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 11:14
It’s one of the hardest things a parent can do, so UCLH Cancer Collaborative has released an animated film with advice on how to talk to children about a cancer diagnosis.

Donating my kidney saved two lives

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 04:00
Jen donated a kidney to a stranger to make sure her husband would receive a kidney transplant.

Football heading 'linked to brain damage'

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 03:19
A small scientific study suggests a link between head injuries and brain damage in ex-footballers.

Early deaths among care leavers revealed

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 03:06
Young people who have grown up in care are far more likely to die in early adulthood, figures reveal.

Abortion pill online sales 'increasing in Britain'

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 01:00
Taking the pills is illegal and can lead to imprisonment - which campaigners say must end.

Breast cancer survivors model lingerie at New York Fashion Week

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 16:47
Women who survived breast cancer proudly bare their scars in alternative lingerie.

Action call over South East Coast Ambulance 'bullying'

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 16:35
NHS bullying claims at South East Coast Ambulance Service prompt calls for government action.

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