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BBC News - Health

BBC News - Health

Gemma has OCD, but has found bodybuilding helps her manage and works as coping strategy.
Posted: April 21, 2018, 1:21 am
Some 40,000 runners are due to take part in the London Marathon, but are those 26.2 miles doing us harm?
Posted: April 20, 2018, 11:59 pm
Experts say more screening is needed to tackle the disease, which affects pregnant women.
Posted: April 20, 2018, 9:28 pm
The court has also refused permission for the parents of the terminally ill toddler to appeal.
Posted: April 20, 2018, 6:46 pm
With the temperature rising, here are our top tips in reducing your hay fever-induced tears.
Posted: April 20, 2018, 4:17 pm
An internal investigation will take place at Russells Hall Hospital after Natalie Billingham's death
Posted: April 20, 2018, 1:42 pm
This London Marathon may break the record for the hottest yet, so how do you run in the heat?
Posted: April 20, 2018, 1:19 pm
The patient had a lucky escape say doctors, but now two more cases have been discovered.
Posted: April 20, 2018, 12:56 pm
An international team found that a protein causes brain cells to die when it is stuck in the jelly phase.
Posted: April 20, 2018, 12:48 pm
Gbadebo Olasunkanmi Alabi said "Everything on your body is perfect" to the patient.
Posted: April 20, 2018, 12:41 pm
Dr Jaco Nel lost both his legs and all of the fingers on one hand after contracting sepsis.
Posted: April 20, 2018, 11:21 am
Former Culture Secretary Baroness Tessa Jowell hopes better cancer treatments can be developed.
Posted: April 20, 2018, 1:17 am
Adam has a rare muscle-wasting disorder, but he isn't letting that stop him enjoying life.
Posted: April 19, 2018, 11:45 pm
In an example of human natural selection, Asia's Bajau people have evolved bigger spleens for diving.
Posted: April 19, 2018, 6:49 pm
Health inspectors on a visit to Russells Hall Hospital in Dudley had to intervene "as a matter of urgency".
Posted: April 19, 2018, 4:15 pm
Three quarters of NHS hospital trusts are employing more managers than they did five years ago.
Posted: April 19, 2018, 3:40 pm
It works by detecting elevated levels of calcium in the blood linked to some cancers.
Posted: April 19, 2018, 12:40 pm
Actor Colson Smith hopes the show has done its bit to help raise awareness.
Posted: April 19, 2018, 12:38 pm
Rising numbers of people have multiple health conditions, leading to endless appointments and check-ups.
Posted: April 19, 2018, 8:00 am
A medical journal suggests the renowned autism paediatrician was a Nazi collaborator.
Posted: April 19, 2018, 7:59 am
Research suggests patients would prefer to be told their diagnosis face-to-face.
Posted: April 19, 2018, 2:26 am
The treatment meant some patients stopped needing blood transfusions altogether.
Posted: April 19, 2018, 2:23 am
The Resound ensemble will be the first disability-led group to play the BBC's music festival.
Posted: April 19, 2018, 2:19 am
Now 26, Hati Sparey-South is herself training as a teacher, determined to help today's pupils.
Posted: April 19, 2018, 2:10 am
Lynsey Kelly is running the London Marathon to raise money for mental health after suffering PTSD.
Posted: April 18, 2018, 11:06 pm
Robbie has the mental age of a two-year-old and is normally quiet and withdrawn.
Posted: April 18, 2018, 11:06 pm
The alternative to ice involves pumping livers with blood, nutrients and medicines while in a machine.
Posted: April 18, 2018, 4:59 pm
George has a rare form of childhood dementia called Batten Disease.
Posted: April 18, 2018, 3:17 pm
Tom Evans is asking the Pope to intervene in the legal battle about ending his son's life support.
Posted: April 18, 2018, 2:49 pm
Alfie Dingley's family want him to use cannabis oil, which is illegal in the UK, to treat his epilepsy.
Posted: April 18, 2018, 1:52 pm
BBC research finds just 15 out of 100 of the highest paid senior doctors in Scotland are women.
Posted: April 18, 2018, 9:30 am
For the first time in 10 years, global malaria cases are no longer falling, and experts are worried.
Posted: April 18, 2018, 8:02 am
MPs say it is "alarming" plans to improve cyber-security after the Wannacry attack have not been agreed.
Posted: April 17, 2018, 10:53 pm
The monthly injection could be approved for NHS use by next year, experts hope.
Posted: April 17, 2018, 9:12 pm
Jérôme Hamon is the first patient to have two facial transplants and says he is doing well.
Posted: April 17, 2018, 10:33 am
Is the fusion of biology and technology speeding us towards a synthetic future?
Posted: April 16, 2018, 11:33 pm
Senegal is on track to be declared malaria-free by 2030.
Posted: April 16, 2018, 11:13 pm
Women from European descent are twice as likely to be naturally blonde as men, a new study suggests.
Posted: April 16, 2018, 3:03 pm
The images are intended to start conversations about the difficulties nursing mothers can face.
Posted: April 16, 2018, 12:34 am
How analysing faeces could unlock the secrets of good health.
Posted: April 13, 2018, 11:53 pm
Use our tracker to check whether your local services are meeting strict waiting-time targets for cancer, routine operations and A&E.
Posted: April 12, 2018, 1:54 pm
Chilli-eating competitions are proving popular in the UK, despite potential risks.
Posted: April 10, 2018, 3:08 pm
The price of some unhealthy drinks is about to go up - in the hope that we will make "better" choices.
Posted: April 5, 2018, 12:35 am
For Dr Joel Salinas, music creates colours, numbers have personalities and another person's pain feels almost like his own.
Posted: April 3, 2018, 11:41 pm
Rising rates of childhood obesity are a global problem - but in Amsterdam they are falling.
Posted: April 2, 2018, 8:45 am
Did lack of oxygen really cause the deaths of 30 children in one night at an Indian hospital?
Posted: April 1, 2018, 12:38 am
Patients facing long waits for treatment tell the BBC what it is like to be left in limbo.
Posted: October 17, 2017, 11:03 pm
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