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What is the sex 'superbug' STD MGen?
7/20/2018 7:23:35 PM   Source : BBC Health
What do you need to know about mycoplasma genitalium, the emerging sexually transmitted "superbug"?
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Low NHS morale is 'heartbreaking' says Matt Hancock
7/20/2018 4:17:56 PM   Source : BBC Health
The new health secretary says technology, the workforce and prevention will be his top priorities.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Belfast barber offers haircuts to Liverpool dementia patients
7/20/2018 1:32:13 PM   Source : BBC Health
A barber from Belfast has travelled to a care home in Liverpool to offer haircuts to people with dementia.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Model: 'My Brazilian butt lift gave me septicaemia'
7/20/2018 6:42:01 AM   Source : BBC Health
Model Darcie Russell went to Turkey for a "Brazilian butt lift" but it left her with blood poisoning.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Egg donation: ‘Will they look like me?’
7/20/2018 1:20:04 AM   Source : BBC Health
Ashleigh Kelso, 27, donated some of her eggs to a couple to help them start their own family.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Zara Holland on Love Island: 'Like being in a posh prison'
7/20/2018 12:52:34 AM   Source : BBC Health
Former contestant Zara Holland talks about being on the show and how the experience impacted her health.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

IVF: NHS couples 'face social rationing'
7/19/2018 11:29:57 PM   Source : BBC Health
Eight out of 10 of CCGs in England do not offer IVF to couples if one partner has previous children.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Blind dog gave autistic woman 'hope in life'
7/19/2018 8:45:59 PM   Source : BBC Health
Emma Barker, 18, who has autism and depression, says adopting a dog "saved her life".
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Alternative cancer therapies linked to reduced survival
7/19/2018 7:37:39 PM   Source : BBC Health
Cancer patients who receive alternative therapies are more likely to shun proven treatments, a study finds.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'Dangerous complacency' to global HIV epidemic risks resurgence
7/19/2018 7:01:04 PM   Source : BBC Health
The response to the global HIV pandemic is risking a resurgence of the disease, experts warn.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Plan to teach all children first aid
7/19/2018 1:40:45 PM   Source : BBC Health
It comes after an inquiry into the Manchester bombing found that many adults lacked life-saving skills.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Medicinal cannabis 'should be available on prescription'
7/19/2018 11:36:30 AM   Source : BBC Health
The Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs recommends rules should be changed for these drugs, if safe.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Morrisons introduces 'autistic shopping hour'
7/19/2018 7:59:29 AM   Source : BBC Health
Stores will dim lights, turn music off and avoid using the tannoy on Saturdays from 09:00 to 10:00.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Amesbury Novichok poisoning: What we know so far
7/19/2018 7:07:34 AM   Source : BBC Health
Multiple areas in Salisbury and Amesbury are cordoned off as police continue their investigation.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'Period poverty led me to become homeless'
7/18/2018 8:14:27 PM   Source : BBC Health
Stevie-Jo Pasing's family could not afford to buy her sanitary products during her school years.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'Generation Sensible' in five charts
7/18/2018 8:08:11 PM   Source : BBC Health
Whether it's drinking or taking drugs, young people in the UK seem to be getting more sensible.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Women fight back against Peru's national sterilisation scheme
7/18/2018 7:50:15 PM   Source : BBC Health
Thousands of indigenous Peruvian women say they were forcibly sterilised in a state family planning scheme.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

The women choosing to love their natural grey hair
7/18/2018 7:44:45 PM   Source : BBC Health
As celebrities rush to colour their hair silver, some women with natural greys are ditching dyes.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Brain damage 'more likely in cardiac arrest patients given adrenaline'
7/18/2018 7:36:03 PM   Source : BBC Health
It increased the chances of survival but patients were more likely to have brain damage, a study finds.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Delays in radiology results 'affecting patient care'
7/18/2018 7:35:56 PM   Source : BBC Health
The health regulator found huge variations in the time taken to report on radiology examinations.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Private firms cash in on over-stretched NHS
7/18/2018 7:35:13 PM   Source : BBC Health
Hospitals, ambulances and mental health services are spending £1bn a year on care from outside the NHS.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Patients face autism referral and assessment 'lottery'
7/18/2018 12:38:15 PM   Source : BBC Health
Children and adults in England can face a wait of more than two years for an autism assessment, data reveals.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

HPV jab should be given to boys, committee says
7/18/2018 11:54:45 AM   Source : BBC Health
Adolescent boys as well as girls should get the vaccine, an advisory committee says.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Thai cave rescue boys relive 'moment of miracle'
7/18/2018 10:41:02 AM   Source : BBC Health
The 12 boys rescued from a flooded cave recall their ordeal, saying they had no food for nine days.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Fish oil supplements for a healthy heart 'nonsense'
7/18/2018 4:31:44 AM   Source : BBC Health
The evidence around omega-3 supplements is flimsy at best, say experts.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Destiny's Child's Michelle Williams 'proudly' seeking mental health help
7/18/2018 2:34:53 AM   Source : BBC Health
The Destiny's Child singer has previously spoken about being depressed and "suicidal".
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Too many babies overfed, experts fear
7/18/2018 1:35:51 AM   Source : BBC Health
Government advisers publish new guidance - the first in more than 20 years - on healthy feeding for babies.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Schools alone cannot fix childhood obesity, says Ofsted boss
7/17/2018 8:14:53 PM   Source : BBC Health
Factors beyond the school gate make it impossible for schools to affect pupils' weight, says report
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Sensible, family-loving teens behind pregnancy rate drop
7/17/2018 7:41:15 PM   Source : BBC Health
This may explain the sharp fall in teen pregnancies, the British Pregnancy Advisory Service says.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

What Britons ate down the ages
7/17/2018 7:34:16 PM   Source : BBC Health
Ancient Britons were eating dairy, peas, cabbage and oats, according to gunk trapped in their teeth.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Menopause: Lack of specialist care 'limits treatments'
7/17/2018 7:31:06 PM   Source : BBC Health
A woman who went through early menopause was told to 'get on with it' because of a lack of specialist care.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Scientist debunks health hoaxes with viral parody video
7/17/2018 3:16:04 PM   Source : BBC Health
Jonathan Jarry's video about a fake cancer-curing moss has been viewed over nine million times.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Is heading a football bad for your health?
7/17/2018 12:33:18 PM   Source : BBC Health
Study of retired players hopes to provide a definitive answer on the risks of repeatedly heading the ball.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Holly Greenhow: Girl with cerebral palsy gets £15m NHS payout
7/17/2018 10:30:07 AM   Source : BBC Health
Holly Greenhow's mum says "no amount of money or apology will bring back what we should have had".
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Kent and Medway NHS hernia policy 'may be rationing' surgery
7/16/2018 8:18:57 PM   Source : BBC Health
Some hernia patients have to show they have a serious complication to get surgery, doctors say.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Parents warned over 'toxic' slime
7/16/2018 7:33:45 PM   Source : BBC Health
Consumer group Which? is concerned the popular children's products are not being properly vetted.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Editing human embryos 'morally permissible'
7/16/2018 7:33:14 PM   Source : BBC Health
An independent inquiry gives go-ahead to genetically altering human embryos, but advises caution.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Bowel cancer screening could shed light on other conditions
7/16/2018 7:00:43 PM   Source : BBC Health
Researchers find bowel cancer screening can indicate whether people are at risk of other problems.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Hot summer leading to 'toxic' algae
7/15/2018 7:00:19 PM   Source : BBC Health
Blooms have flourished during the warm spell but they pose a health risk to humans and animals.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Heatwave causes spike in insect bite calls to NHS
7/14/2018 8:59:31 PM   Source : BBC Health
Horsefly bites are painful and can lead to a skin infection that may require antibiotics, say doctors.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

The eye doctor who could not see the stars
7/13/2018 9:19:24 PM   Source : BBC Health
Dr Andrew Bastawrous has invented an app that has been shown in clinical trials to help more children see clearly.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Mencap wins 'unaffordable' overnight back pay appeal
7/13/2018 7:27:52 AM   Source : BBC Health
The charity argued it would be forced out of business by a £400m bill for the past six years.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Cave rescue: The Australian diving doctor who stayed with the boys
7/11/2018 12:16:17 AM   Source : BBC Health
The expert caver gave the OK for the boys to dive their way out and was among the last to leave.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Nadiya Hussain on the sugar tax, takeaways and Bake Off adverts
7/9/2018 8:02:09 PM   Source : BBC Health
The Bake Off winner doesn't think the rising cost will put people off buying sugary drinks.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'Opening the grief of miscarriage'
7/9/2018 7:09:21 PM   Source : BBC Health
Anna Whitehouse tells how sharing her experiences of five miscarriages was "essential" for her.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'Sometimes we need help'
7/7/2018 7:52:24 PM   Source : BBC Health
Gavin didn't leave his flat for four years because of his weight, but bariatric surgery gave him hope.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

The drugs being used at UK festivals
7/4/2018 9:05:36 PM   Source : BBC Health
Knowing more about what drugs people are using is crucial to protect them from harm.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Jeremy Hunt answers young people's questions on mental health
7/3/2018 7:25:11 AM   Source : BBC Health
Health secretary Jeremy Hunt responds to young people's mental health care for adolescents' experiences.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

The dangers of smoke inhalation
7/2/2018 7:26:39 AM   Source : BBC Health
As moorland fires continue to burn, what's the best way to stay safe and protect yourself?
                                                                                                                                                                                          

STIs: Why is syphilis is on the rise?
6/9/2018 8:01:08 PM   Source : BBC Health
More cases of the infection were diagnosed in England last year than at any point since WW2.
                                                                                                                                                                                          
 
     
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