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BBC News - Health

BBC News - Health

Bosses ask the PM to honour a pledge to give it the same status as physical health in the workplace.
Posted: November 18, 2018, 4:46 am
A campaign group says more than 100 schools did not take up free awareness sessions.
Posted: November 18, 2018, 1:37 am
The home care provider was warned this month by the care regulator about its financial sustainability.
Posted: November 16, 2018, 7:04 pm
Gary Lightbody says it's "an unforgiveable act" to leave Northern Ireland without political leadership.
Posted: November 18, 2018, 6:16 am
Patients and GPs have been frustrated by shortages following the staggered supply of the vaccine.
Posted: November 16, 2018, 12:28 am
Aged three, Romeo Hadley suffered purpura fulminans, which led to both his legs being amputated.
Posted: November 17, 2018, 1:49 am
A new report says there's no link between lack of sleep and early death, but does that come as any comfort?
Posted: November 16, 2018, 12:12 pm
The announcement comes the day after an "appalling" cervical-screening blunder hits more than 40,000 women.
Posted: November 15, 2018, 11:19 am
The decision comes after patients in some areas of England were denied access to the device.
Posted: November 14, 2018, 10:25 am
Surgeons issue a warning as more young people suffer injuries performing stunts for social media.
Posted: November 16, 2018, 1:31 am
More than 40,000 women have not received information after a failure to send out letters.
Posted: November 14, 2018, 2:20 pm
Exposure to diesel fumes was linked to an approximate 5% reduction in lung capacity in London children.
Posted: November 15, 2018, 1:04 am
George Roach's wife Michelle died from a pulmonary embolism six weeks after giving birth.
Posted: November 15, 2018, 10:21 am
Oli Weatherall has to go to extreme lengths to keep himself alive because of a severe peanut allergy
Posted: November 14, 2018, 3:56 pm
More than 200 families seek answers about their maternity care amid a review into baby deaths.
Posted: November 14, 2018, 1:34 pm
Action on Sugar surveyed milkshakes on sale in the UK - one contained 39 teaspoons of sugar.
Posted: November 13, 2018, 1:04 am
Sarah Burgwin wants the NHS to pay for Orkambi to treat her six-year-old daughter's cystic fibrosis.
Posted: November 14, 2018, 4:08 pm
A type of cell the body uses to destroy cancer gets clogged by fat and stops working, findings suggest.
Posted: November 12, 2018, 4:02 pm
The individual was on holiday in Morocco, a country deemed high risk by public health officials.
Posted: November 12, 2018, 1:44 pm
Terror attack victims and injured soldiers are to benefit from research at the Birmingham centre.
Posted: November 13, 2018, 7:06 pm
The estate car was covered in paintwork and logos that made it look like an operational ambulance.
Posted: November 13, 2018, 10:57 am
From January 2019 post-mortem examinations on children from Northern Ireland will have to be carried out in Liverpool.
Posted: November 13, 2018, 12:12 pm
Scientists hope the test may offer a new way to spot those at risk of dementia, before symptoms show.
Posted: November 12, 2018, 1:12 am
Rebecca Shorrocks nearly lost her life to cardiomyopathy - a heart condition she never knew she had.
Posted: November 18, 2018, 12:19 am
When Nessa Wrafter suffered after the birth of her child, she decided to make a film about her experience.
Posted: November 17, 2018, 1:55 am
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