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Deadly diabetes in 'unrelenting march'

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 10:31
The world is facing an "unrelenting march" of diabetes which now affects one-in-11 people, the World Health Organization has warned.

Fourth junior doctors' strike hits NHS

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 10:15
Junior doctors in England begin a fourth walkout in their long-running contract dispute with the government.

'Anti-vax' mum's whooping cough regret

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 02:18
An Australian mother who passed the potentially fatal whooping cough infection to her newborn says she regrets refusing the vaccination.

'Anti-vax' mum's whooping cough regret

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 02:18
An Australian mother who passed the potentially fatal whooping cough infection to her newborn says she regrets refusing the vaccination.

Asthma 'over-diagnosed and trivialised'

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 00:56
Too many children are being incorrectly diagnosed with asthma, with inhalers becoming almost "fashion accessories", two specialists say.

Asthma 'over-diagnosed and trivialised'

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 00:56
Too many children are being incorrectly diagnosed with asthma, with inhalers becoming almost "fashion accessories", two specialists say.

NHS braced for fourth doctor strike

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 00:00
Junior doctors in England are preparing to take part in their fourth walkout in their long-running contract dispute.

Mother hears dead son's heart after transplant

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 22:31
A mother in Nebraska in the US has heard the heartbeat of a man who received her son's heart in a transplant.

VIDEO: Mother hears dead son's heart after transplant

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 22:31
A mother in Nebraska in the US has heard the heartbeat of a man who received her son's heart in a transplant.

Pig heart kept beating in baboon

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 18:39
Scientists say they have kept a pig heart alive in a baboon for more than two years.

Pig heart kept beating in baboon

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 18:39
Scientists say they have kept a pig heart alive in a baboon for more than two years.

Facebook lets blind people 'see' photos

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 13:13
As the internet becomes a picture-led domain, Facebook launches a service for visually impaired people to 'see' photos using artificial intelligence.

Facebook lets blind people 'see' photos

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 08:37
As the internet becomes a picture-led domain, Facebook launches a service for visually impaired people to 'see' photos using artificial intelligence.

Can singing in a choir boost health?

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 07:47
Singing in a choir may be just what the doctor ordered for cancer patients, according to scientists.

VIDEO: Can singing in a choir boost health?

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 07:47
Singing in a choir may be just what the doctor ordered for cancer patients, according to scientists.

Vitamin D 'heals damaged hearts'

Mon, 04/04/2016 - 23:51
Vitamin D supplements may help people with a failing heart, a study suggests.

Vitamin D 'heals damaged hearts'

Mon, 04/04/2016 - 23:51
Vitamin D supplements may help people with a failing heart, a study suggests.

Doctors' new legal bid over contracts

Mon, 04/04/2016 - 12:25
A second legal challenge is made over the government's decision to impose a new contract on junior doctors in England, after a campaign group raised £100,000 online.

The sleep box

Mon, 04/04/2016 - 00:12
Why babies all over the world now are in cardboard beds

Why babies all over the world are now sleeping in boxes

Mon, 04/04/2016 - 00:12
Why babies all over the world now are in cardboard beds

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