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BBC News - Health

BBC News - Health

Baby and mother deaths, as well as birth injuries, are being reviewed at hospitals in Shropshire.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 4:00 pm
Meet the latest dietary idea being used in the battle against the bulge - the "quality" calorie.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 10:01 am
How are the limits on how much alcohol you can drink set?
Posted: September 19, 2018, 11:30 am
Public told not to be lulled into thinking yoghurts are as healthy as many assume.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 12:19 am
Midwives want clear advice about how much weight is healthy for women to put on during pregnancy.
Posted: September 18, 2018, 8:59 am
Pro-marijuana activists cheer following a landmark ruling by the country's highest court.
Posted: September 18, 2018, 2:53 pm
Luke Watkin first experienced psychosis at 12 years old - he didn't talk about it for a decade.
Posted: September 18, 2018, 1:33 am
Donated breast milk held in the County Fermanagh facility is destroyed after a bug is found in the water supply.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 6:51 pm
A new bedside tool can detect brain damage by measuring oxygen and energy levels using light.
Posted: September 18, 2018, 1:39 am
When temperatures went up in England this summer, so did deaths, Office for National Statistics data shows.
Posted: September 17, 2018, 1:49 pm
Trials showed the risk of the cancer returning after surgery was reduced with the therapy.
Posted: September 17, 2018, 10:32 am
The party fears the eight-week blood test, available privately, may lead to selective abortions of girls.
Posted: September 16, 2018, 11:58 pm
A major study suggests elderly people in good health should not take the drug every day.
Posted: September 16, 2018, 2:00 pm
Severe staff shortages are affecting services vital to diagnosing cancer, according to a report.
Posted: September 16, 2018, 12:16 am
A charity warns the NHS must be more vigilant over deadly meningitis and sepsis cases.
Posted: September 14, 2018, 10:37 am
Some still believe e-cigarettes are as harmful as smoking, a public health charity says.
Posted: September 14, 2018, 12:00 am
After his grandmother was hospitalised, Lewis invented a hydrating treat for people with dementia.
Posted: September 19, 2018, 11:11 pm
15 months after Grenfell, the school below the tower reopens its doors - what's it like to return?
Posted: September 19, 2018, 9:56 am
An ultra runner mother on why she breastfed her baby during a 103-mile marathon race.
Posted: September 18, 2018, 10:37 am
A campaigning mother explains why respite services are so important.
Posted: September 16, 2018, 11:43 pm
Susan Payne's life was saved by heart surgery when she was a child in 1960.
Posted: September 15, 2018, 11:55 pm
For six years Tilly Griffiths dreamt of studying in the US and now thanks to NHS funding she is going.
Posted: September 13, 2018, 11:23 pm
Lisa Simkin contacted her donor’s family six months after a life-saving lung transplant, and says they “opened their door with loving arms”.
Posted: September 14, 2018, 12:02 pm
Harry from St John Ambulance teaches us how to perform CPR on a dummy.
Posted: September 14, 2018, 11:23 pm
A report says the drinks giant is in discussions to develop pot-infused beverages with a cannabis firm.
Posted: September 17, 2018, 2:34 pm
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