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Walking again after ten years with MS
10/23/2018 7:50:15 PM   Source : BBC Health
Roy Palmer, 49, was in a wheelchair with MS, but is now able to walk again after a stem cell transplant.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Epileptic swimmer Imogen Clark is world's fourth fastest
10/23/2018 7:25:34 PM   Source : BBC Health
Imogen Clark, 19, has not let epilepsy stop her winning silver at the European Championships 2018.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Let down by 'agonising' end-of-life care
10/23/2018 12:39:33 PM   Source : BBC Health
Variation in care homes in England means some people face distressing and painful deaths, warns expert.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Public may have to stockpile drugs in no-deal Brexit
10/23/2018 12:27:28 PM   Source : BBC Health
Industry leaders say government plans for medicines supply are not enough and leaving EU could threaten supply chain.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Shropshire baby deaths trust must report weekly to CQC
10/23/2018 11:06:50 AM   Source : BBC Health
Health watchdog the Care Quality Commission has concerns over maternity and emergency services.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

MRSA link to baby's death investigated
10/23/2018 8:39:39 AM   Source : BBC Health
The superbug outbreak at a Belfast hospital affected two babies, one of whom recovered.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Will folic acid ever be added to UK flour?
10/23/2018 7:26:27 AM   Source : BBC Health
After repeated calls by health campaigners, the government says it will now consult on the issue.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Vegetarian meat substitutes 'exceeding salt limits'
10/23/2018 6:33:53 AM   Source : BBC Health
One brand of meat-free "bacon" is saltier than Atlantic seawater, according to Action on Salt's report.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Takeaway Wales: Britain's fast-food capital?
10/23/2018 4:12:19 AM   Source : BBC Health
One part of Wales has the highest proportion of restaurants in the UK selling take-away food.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'One stroke took my speech away - I think another brought it back'
10/22/2018 11:51:58 PM   Source : BBC Health
Four years ago, Peter had a stroke and lost the ability to speak. This year, on the day he had a second stroke, it came back.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

The places where too many are fat and too many are thin
10/22/2018 8:38:10 PM   Source : BBC Health
Up to 90% of countries are suffering from a double burden of under and over-nutrition.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Cervical screening: Millions missing smear tests
10/22/2018 7:50:18 PM   Source : BBC Health
Health data shows a lower proportion of women have been having the test when they should.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

A mother's campaign for autism care equality for all
10/22/2018 8:21:25 AM   Source : BBC Health
A mother believes her son's death could have been avoided if the nurses and doctors were trained about learning disabilities and autism.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Why to be wary of eating 'pink' lamb
10/22/2018 8:19:50 AM   Source : BBC Health
The Food Standards Agency says hundreds of people have become ill after eating the undercooked meat.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Infected blood victims' support payments 'must increase'
10/22/2018 5:45:01 AM   Source : BBC Health
Victims of the NHS scandal have written to the health secretary asking for an immediate increase in support.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Philip Morris accused of hypocrisy over anti-smoking ad
10/22/2018 5:11:24 AM   Source : BBC Health
Philip Morris says its campaign is "an important next step" in its aim to stop selling cigarettes.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'Treatment may extend advanced breast cancer survival'
10/22/2018 3:57:26 AM   Source : BBC Health
Combining a drug with hormone therapy may extend the lives of some women with advanced breast cancer.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Charity call for Scots 'right to rehab'
10/21/2018 7:18:46 PM   Source : BBC Health
Chest Heart and Stroke Scotland say about one in five patients do not get the support they need.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Meet the artist whose brain makes him paint all night
10/21/2018 7:15:13 PM   Source : BBC Health
Wayne Sheppard had never painted until he had a seizure two years ago. Now he can't stop.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

When women got pills for hysteria and advice to keep vaginas clean
10/19/2018 11:13:57 PM   Source : BBC Health
A Royal College of Nursing exhibition charts the strange, sometimes disturbing history of women's healthcare.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Silent disco for Hertfordshire dementia care home residents
10/19/2018 7:53:42 PM   Source : BBC Health
People living with dementia put on their dancing shoes and boogie to Ol' Blue Eyes.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Why is this African village letting mosquitoes in?
10/19/2018 2:29:38 AM   Source : BBC Health
The genetically modified insects are part of a project which aims to tackle malaria in Africa.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Children with problems or problem children?
10/18/2018 9:00:31 PM   Source : BBC Health
How do we know if children are misbehaving or mentally ill?
                                                                                                                                                                                          

What is BSE (aka mad cow disease)?
10/18/2018 12:55:25 PM   Source : BBC Health
An explanation of the disease - after a case of BSE is confirmed at a farm in Aberdeenshire.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Girl, 8, walks into school on new prosthetic leg
10/18/2018 11:11:17 AM   Source : BBC Health
Friends of Amelia Eldred were ready with a group hug as she walked into school on her new leg.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Cardiff support worker helps man, 67, get his life back
10/18/2018 9:49:22 AM   Source : BBC Health
A project will see the NHS and Cardiff council working closely to keep people living independently.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Check NHS cancer, A&E, ops and mental health targets in your area
10/18/2018 6:54:03 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.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

My cheating boyfriend gave me HIV - here's how I got justice
10/17/2018 7:58:42 PM   Source : BBC Health
When Diane Reeve discovered that her partner was sleeping around she ended their relationship, but then she found out that he had given her HIV.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Food allergies: What a severe reaction feels like
10/17/2018 7:15:40 PM   Source : BBC Health
What having a severe nut allergy feels like and how navigating the daily risks affects your life.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Length of ring and index fingers 'linked to sexuality'
10/17/2018 2:29:04 PM   Source : BBC Health
Women whose left index and ring fingers are different lengths are more likely to be lesbians, a study suggests.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

I woke up unable to speak English
10/16/2018 7:45:08 PM   Source : BBC Health
Hannah Jenkins survived a cycling accident - but woke up no longer being able to understand English.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Why my bones are crumbling at 27
10/11/2018 7:55:40 PM   Source : BBC Health
Lizzie Porter was anorexic throughout her teens, and the years of starvation have left a permanent imprint.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

What works for treating children's colds?
10/10/2018 7:41:55 PM   Source : BBC Health
They get twice as many colds as adults but there's no magic cure - or is there?
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Reality Check: Is Scottish A&E outperforming England?
10/9/2018 6:32:36 AM   Source : BBC Health
Is it true that Scottish A&E departments have outperformed English ones for three and a half years?
                                                                                                                                                                                          

How can you get enough iron from your diet?
9/11/2018 7:19:43 PM   Source : BBC Health
How can you ensure you're getting the iron you need from your food, without eating too much red meat?
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Making Australia care about 'silent epidemic'
8/28/2018 11:05:30 AM   Source : BBC Health
Syl Freedman's petition for an endometriosis drug went viral - then she helped to change policy.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Cruise ship rescue: How to survive for 10 hours in the water
8/20/2018 7:35:54 AM   Source : BBC Health
Warm water, a calm head and being a woman can all work in your favour.
                                                                                                                                                                                          
 
     
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