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BBC News - Health

BBC News - Health

The Office for National Statistics publishes higher education suicide rates for the first time.
Posted: June 25, 2018, 2:05 pm
Patients are struggling to find affordable travel insurance, long after any key treatment is finished.
Posted: June 25, 2018, 1:33 pm
Patients, carers and MPs say exercise therapy prescribed for chronic fatigue syndrome can be harmful to patients.
Posted: June 25, 2018, 10:31 am
New measures also aim to limit junk food ads and end the sale of energy drinks to children.
Posted: June 24, 2018, 9:33 am
It follows claims the devices, used to give powerful painkillers, could have caused widespread deaths.
Posted: June 24, 2018, 1:30 pm
Experts say the WHO's decision risks "pathologising" a behaviour that is harmless for most people.
Posted: June 21, 2018, 5:34 pm
By 2035 about 234,000 over-75s will get cancer each year - up from 130,000 now, a report estimates.
Posted: June 21, 2018, 12:33 am
Adding or removing the colour cyan can have an impact on sleep, according to biologists.
Posted: June 22, 2018, 12:15 am
Shirley Kordie's brother Joseph is a "perfect" stem cell match and is ready to donate.
Posted: June 21, 2018, 3:18 pm
Relatives call for a criminal inquiry into the "unforgivable" actions at the Gosport hospital.
Posted: June 20, 2018, 6:41 pm
Given hours after chemotherapy, it showed promising results in children with a rare cancer.
Posted: June 21, 2018, 12:44 am
The parents of Charlie Gard want to change the law so other cases like theirs don't end up in court.
Posted: June 20, 2018, 5:26 pm
Eight products are affected and the advice is to return bottles to where they were bought.
Posted: June 20, 2018, 12:15 pm
Chris Coombs describes how depression led him to attempt suicide in his first year at university.
Posted: June 25, 2018, 4:55 pm
The NHS in Dorset is trialling a 'smart insole' that can help to keep dementia patients safe.
Posted: June 25, 2018, 1:04 pm
Former model Jessica Bennett says her life has been devastated by Lyme disease.
Posted: June 25, 2018, 2:23 pm
Angela Rose, who has terminal cancer says the boxes will be "part of me to give to them when I die".
Posted: June 24, 2018, 11:26 pm
The custom-made shoes feature characters and designs to suit the child's tastes.
Posted: June 22, 2018, 11:19 pm
After a Met Office warning about unusually high pollen levels, here are some top tips for sufferers.
Posted: June 21, 2018, 11:09 pm
An inquiry found that painkillers were prescribed without medical justification to older patients.
Posted: June 20, 2018, 11:11 am
A charity that provides nursery care for children who have to stay in hospital has been set up.
Posted: June 20, 2018, 11:08 pm
Malin Andersson - who was on the show with Sophie Gradon - says people don't see the downside to reality TV.
Posted: June 22, 2018, 7:05 am
Taxi drivers are not allowed to say no to guide dogs, but that doesn't stop them.
Posted: June 21, 2018, 11:00 pm
More cases of the infection were diagnosed in England last year than at any point since WW2.
Posted: June 10, 2018, 12:01 am
Artificial sweeteners offer a sweet taste without the calories, but are they healthy?
Posted: May 22, 2018, 11:46 pm
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