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Updated 2017-03-29 05:05
Measles outbreak across Europe
The World Health Organization says cases are climbing where immunisation coverage has dropped.
Mother gave cannabis to son who fought rare form of cancer
Callie Blackwell said she was terrified of her teenage son "dying in pain".
NHS targets suncream prescriptions for cuts
Doctors could also be told to stop prescribing gluten-free food, cold remedies and some painkillers.
How Tetris therapy could help patients
Doctors have been using the 1980s video game in a UK emergency department.
Meningitis outbreak kills at least 140 in Nigeria
The disease has infected more than 1,000 people in one of the worst outbreaks for years.
Bowel cancer: 'I've cried, shouted and planned my funeral'
Deborah was feeling "under the weather" for about a year, before being diagnosed with bowel cancer.
Cancer diagnosis: 'Looking for needle in a haystack'
UCLH's chief medical officer explains new cancer diagnosis tools
Stray to saviour
How a rescue dog is helping people to get out of hospital more quickly.
Bowel cancer tool to boost diagnosis in under-50s
The tool will calculate the risk of the disease based on blood tests, symptoms and a GP's advice.
Scars on stage
US beauty queen Victoria Graham has Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) but isn't afraid to show her scars.
Mesh implant campaigners 'betrayed' by report publication
Two campaigners against mesh implants say they are "dismayed and disgusted" at the publication of a "watered down" report into their use.
'How drawing helped me to talk about my feelings'
Poet and author Michael Rosen talks about how drawing helped him to open up about his feelings after his son died.
Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital 'fake doctor' escapes jail sentence
Julie Higgins falsely claimed she had located transplant organs for terminally ill patient Angela Murray.
Ministers refuse to bail out Welsh NHS health boards
Four health boards which are due to see their overall budget deficits triple in size will not be bailed out, the Welsh Government says.
'I worried I might not be able to have kids'
Denise Campbell Brown married her husband in September last year. On honeymoon she discovered she had fibroids, a condition that affects around one in three women.
Non-terminal patient fights right to die law
Omid - who suffers an incurable, but not terminal, condition - aims to take his case to the High Court.
Endometriosis treatment 'unacceptable' and women aren't diagnosed quickly enough
Women with endometriosis aren't getting diagnosed quickly enough and treatment is "unacceptable", say MPs.
Kidney-donation pals celebrate transplant op success
The best friends are now planning a skydive and a "few beers" after a successful kidney transplant.
NHS bosses 'spent half of extra Autumn Statement cash on outside services'
About half of a £2bn boost from the 2014 Autumn Statement was spent outside the NHS, research finds.
Childhood obesity: Cut unhealthy food multi-buy offers - MPs
The rules on junk food advertising should also be tougher, MPs on the Health Select Committee say.
Jeremy Hunt 'sorry' NHS 111 call did not spot boy's sepsis
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt addressed a memorial service for William Mead who died aged one.
Holly Greenhow: Girl with cerebral palsy makes 'big improvement'
A girl with cerebral palsy who once modelled for a clothes retailer has seen her condition improve.
Night-time loo trips 'linked to salt in diet'
Trips to empty the bladder were reduced and quality of life improved, a study found.
US healthcare bill: Trump issues Friday vote ultimatum
The president demands a make-or-break vote on Friday on a new healthcare bill to replace Obamacare.
Downton Abbey's Jessica Brown Findlay opens up about eating disorder
Actress "felt alone" but decided to talk about her struggles with body image in public.
British scientists in world-first TB breakthrough
British scientists say they now isolate different strains and so diagnose sufferers within days.
Let them eat cake!
How one man revamped the menus and made food appetising again at Kingston Hospital.
Discovery enables 'mass produced blood'
Lab-made blood could solve the shortage of some blood types.
Major pancreatic cancer study launched
A new pancreatic cancer project is to find ways to speed up scientific discovery to improve the survival rates of patients.
The woman with 'butterfly skin' says she feels 'blessed'
Assya was given 24 hours to live when she was born, but she is now approaching her 30th birthday.
Book suggests taboos held back knowledge of female body
The 16th Century book on anatomy has had a triangular piece of diagram removed by its original owner.
Drug 'reverses' ageing in animal tests
Mice had more stamina, hair and improved organ function with the drug.
Africa health: Rotavirus vaccine could save 500,000 children a year
The Indian vaccine, which protects against gastroenteritis caused by rotavirus, was tested in Niger.
The heroes who helped
There has been praise for the bravery of the emergency services and the public in the wake of the attack.
Bed delay transfer figures reveal areas worst affected
Social care pressures blamed for delays in releasing people from hospital.
'Role model' nurses inspire cancer survivor
A woman who survived cancer as a girl has been inspired to take up nursing.
Luke Jenkins death: Family receive £100,000 settlement
Luke Jenkins suffered a cardiac arrest and died after being moved from intensive care to a ward.
Teenage pregnancies down to record low
Conceptions among under 18s are at their lowest level since 1969, official stats show.
Baby separated from parasitic twin in risky operation
Surgeons explain the challenges of the complex operation to separate Dominique from her parasitic twin.
How a life model uses nudity to explain his disability
Kevin French poses as a nude life model to explain more about his disability.
Risky operation removes parasitic twin from baby
Baby Dominique is recovering in the US after an operation to separate her from her parasitic twin.
This teenager with Down's syndrome addressed the UN in Geneva
A teenager with Down's syndrome has addressed the United Nations in Geneva asking them "why all this testing?"
Right-to-die case: I face unbearable death
A 67-year-old man with terminal motor neurone disease is challenging the law on assisted dying.
Canterbury hospital junior doctors moved over lack of training
Patients are to be taken to alternative hospitals because of a lack of junior doctor training.
Spider venom may offer stroke therapy
Protein extracted from funnel webs may help minimise the effects of brain damage after a stroke.
Online care home bed booking system aims to cut hospital bed blocking
The system is aiming to reduce hospital bed blocking with real time bookings of care home beds.
Down's syndrome mum: 'Don't feel sorry for us'
A mother who has two children with Down's syndrome says she wants the world to know she's proud of them.
Baby teeth removals 'up 24% in a decade'
More than 9,000 children under four needed to go to hospital last year to have baby teeth removed.
Health secretary backs 'easier' medicines access system
The way decisions are made on prescribing medicines not deemed cost-effective will be simpler in future, according to the health secretary.
'Wide awake drunk' on energy drinks and alcohol mix
Mixing caffeine-laden energy drinks with alcohol is a risky combination on a night out, scientists warn.
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