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'Baby Grady' gives hope to infertile boys with cancer
3/21/2019 8:52:06 PM   Source : BBC Health
New approach could preserve fertility for boys having cancer treatment, say scientists.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Cervical screening: DIY smear test could be 'game-changer'
3/21/2019 12:59:16 PM   Source : BBC Health
Women who miss cervical screening appointments will be given home-testing kits in a pilot scheme.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

IVF ethics pioneer Mary Warnock dies
3/21/2019 12:53:13 PM   Source : BBC Health
The philosopher Baroness Mary Warnock has died at the age of 94.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Assisted dying: Doctors' group adopts neutral position
3/21/2019 11:12:22 AM   Source : BBC Health
The Royal College of Physicians votes to adopt a neutral position on helping terminally ill patients die.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Hancock criticised over DNA test 'over reaction'
3/21/2019 9:39:02 AM   Source : BBC Health
England's health secretary said it had saved his life by revealing a "higher risk of prostate cancer".
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Testosterone rules for female athletes 'unscientific'
3/20/2019 11:20:44 PM   Source : BBC Health
There is a lack of evidence for the cut-off point adopted by athletics chiefs, a BMJ editorial says.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

NHS 'no chance of training enough staff'
3/20/2019 10:50:07 PM   Source : BBC Health
Experts are warning nurses and GP shortages will worsen in England, unless radical action is taken.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

My one-in-a-million daughter is a 'human timebomb'
3/20/2019 8:43:31 PM   Source : BBC Health
Anya suffers from a one-in-a-million condition that is like having seven serious diseases all at once.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'No consent' for teeth removal op on woman who later died
3/20/2019 8:01:38 PM   Source : BBC Health
Rachel Johnston, who had learning difficulties, died weeks after all her teeth were removed.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Unprecedented drug shortage linked to Brexit, NHS bosses say
3/20/2019 3:19:28 PM   Source : BBC Health
Hospitals in England are experiencing a "spike" in medicine shortages, an NHS leader tells BBC Newsnight.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'My anorexia really loved Instagram'
3/20/2019 1:02:33 PM   Source : BBC Health
One woman who has overcome anorexia says Instagram didn't cause her eating disorder, but it made it worse.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Instagram eating disorder content 'out of control'
3/20/2019 1:00:48 PM   Source : BBC Health
Psychiatrists raise concerns as the BBC finds children are swapping extreme images of weight loss.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Childcare offered for free to smear-test mums
3/20/2019 8:53:42 AM   Source : BBC Health
Dozens of providers are offering an hour of free care so mothers can attend cervical screening appointments.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

San Francisco moves to ban e-cigarettes until health effects known
3/20/2019 5:37:09 AM   Source : BBC Health
The law would halt sales until vaping's health effects are fully evaluated by US regulators.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Weedkiller glyphosate a 'substantial' cancer factor
3/20/2019 5:02:54 AM   Source : BBC Health
Jury to consider damages after one of the world's most widely-used weedkillers is blamed for cancer.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Potent cannabis increases risk of serious mental illness, says study
3/19/2019 9:50:45 PM   Source : BBC Health
People who use potent cannabis increase their risk of serious mental illness, according to researchers.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Can exercise reverse the ageing process?
3/19/2019 8:33:47 PM   Source : BBC Health
It's not for everyone, but older athletes are pushing the limits of what the body can do as it ages.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

The good things about ADHD: 'It's my superpower'
3/19/2019 8:25:58 PM   Source : BBC Health
ADHD can sometimes be portrayed quite negatively, so an ADHD parents' support group asked us to make a film looking at some of the good things about it.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Parkinson's smell test explained by science
3/19/2019 8:11:54 PM   Source : BBC Health
A woman who can smell Parkinson's disease helps scientists discover what causes the musky odour.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Gestational diabetes: Women left at risk, say researchers
3/19/2019 8:03:50 PM   Source : BBC Health
Left untreated, gestational diabetes can increase the risk of a stillbirth and other complications.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Medicinal cannabis: 'Patients still in limbo'
3/19/2019 2:01:22 PM   Source : BBC Health
It could take years for patients to get medicinal cannabis on the NHS, a parliamentary committee has heard.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Communication at infection outbreak hospital 'not great'
3/19/2019 10:58:41 AM   Source : BBC Health
MSPs are told of communication issues between infection control nurses and maintenance staff at an outbreak-hit Glasgow hospital.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Majorca in drive to rein in boozy tourists
3/19/2019 9:52:29 AM   Source : BBC Health
Tourist haunts that run drink promotions face fines in the resort city of Palma, as do rowdy visitors.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Woman in China nearly dies after injecting herself with fruit juice
3/19/2019 6:30:11 AM   Source : BBC Health
The woman in China suffered liver, kidney, heart and lung damage and spent days in intensive care.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

People don't become 'adults' until their 30s, say scientists
3/19/2019 3:24:50 AM   Source : BBC Health
Experts say people aged 18 are still going through changes in the brain that can affect behaviour.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Egg freezing: Behind the scenes of a fertility clinic
3/18/2019 10:19:52 PM   Source : BBC Health
With more and more women considering it, what exactly does egg freezing involve?
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Cancer doctor shortage 'puts care at risk'
3/18/2019 10:07:17 PM   Source : BBC Health
Despite patients urgently needing treatment, 7.5% of key posts are vacant, a study of NHS staffing finds.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'I was diagnosed with cancer at seven months pregnant'
3/17/2019 11:06:49 PM   Source : BBC Health
It felt like Sarah Hanan's life had "come to a screeching halt", but it was only the start of her journey.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Racing driver Robert Kubica returns to Formula 1 after serious accident
3/15/2019 8:16:13 PM   Source : BBC Health
Polish racing driver Robert Kubica is returning to Formula 1 after a serious accident in 2011 partially severed his arm.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Bradford schoolchildren act as mental health mentors
3/14/2019 9:02:33 PM   Source : BBC Health
Children in Bradford are learning how to support each other with mental health.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

How long are you going to live?
3/14/2019 8:10:45 PM   Source : BBC Health
See how people react when you tell them how long they're going to live.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

The human cost of insulin in America
3/14/2019 2:52:22 PM   Source : BBC Health
Diabetics in the US are rationing insulin - and dying. How did we get to this point and what's the fix?
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'I thought my twins just had a cold'
3/13/2019 11:10:22 PM   Source : BBC Health
When Stephanie Elderton's twin boys caught a cold, she never imagined that one of them would end up in intensive care.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'How my life turned around with new treatment'
3/13/2019 12:55:43 PM   Source : BBC Health
A pioneering hospital has abandoned the practice of restraining mental health patients, with dramatic results.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Vulvodynia: 'Tampons and certain underwear are agony'
3/11/2019 8:10:22 PM   Source : BBC Health
Georgia is using art to cope with the pain of vulvodynia, which causes chronic pain in the vulva.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Why was I accused of inventing my daughter's illness?
3/11/2019 8:14:35 AM   Source : BBC Health
Why was I accused of inventing my daughter's illness?
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Blood donation: 'For two weeks she lived life to the full'
3/11/2019 7:07:03 AM   Source : BBC Health
Marilyn's daughter Alice needed 144 blood transfusions for leukaemia treatment.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Lizzie's Fund to find cancer cure raises thousands
3/11/2019 7:04:16 AM   Source : BBC Health
Lizzie Bramall died in 2018 just nine months after being diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumour.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

The Londonderry barber shop offering men head space
3/9/2019 3:46:36 AM   Source : BBC Health
Bareknuckle Barbershop in Londonderry is offering men the chance to open up about their mental health.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Face blindness: 'I can't recognise my loved-ones'
3/5/2019 7:23:44 PM   Source : BBC Health
Boo James has a condition called face blindness - now scientists are trying to find out more about it.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

What do the people of the world die from?
3/5/2019 7:14:52 PM   Source : BBC Health
It will happen to all of us, but how and when we die speaks volumes about who we are and where we live.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Smear test top tips: How to make cervical screening more comfortable
3/5/2019 8:09:11 AM   Source : BBC Health
The smear test, or cervical screening, can make some women nervous. Here's how to make it stress free.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

‘I got a new heart - now my brother needs one’
3/3/2019 7:01:22 PM   Source : BBC Health
Children can wait twice as long as adults for heart transplants because of a shortage of donors.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Check NHS cancer, A&E, ops and mental health targets in your area
12/13/2018 5:59:21 AM   Source : BBC Health
Use our tracker to check whether your local services are meeting waiting-time targets for cancer, routine operations, A&E and mental health treatment.
                                                                                                                                                                                          
 
     
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