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Virtual reality used during cystic fibrosis treatment
11/24/2017 6:10:35 AM   Source : BBC Health
Cystic fibrosis patients can now use virtual reality safaris to distract them from treatment.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Budget blank
11/24/2017 5:56:25 AM   Source : BBC Health
After two decades of reports and reviews what's changed in social care in England?
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Simon Dobbin: Brain-damaged fan gets BBC DIY SOS build
11/24/2017 1:28:28 AM   Source : BBC Health
Simon Dobbin's home was transformed as part of the BBC television show.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'I'm not going to listen to you any more'
11/23/2017 10:25:23 PM   Source : BBC Health
How avatar therapy is helping people stand up to schizophrenic voices by giving them a face.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Are mince pies too boozy for children?
11/23/2017 8:57:29 PM   Source : BBC Health
A woman was asked for ID over a mince pie - so how much alcohol is in the festive treats and are they OK for kids?
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Avatar therapy 'reduces power of schizophrenia voices'
11/23/2017 7:53:05 PM   Source : BBC Health
Patients became less distressed and heard voices less often compared with those who had counselling.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Norwich hospital begging to patients for donations, MP says
11/23/2017 10:03:56 AM   Source : BBC Health
The hospital trust is adding a plea on patient appointment letters for donations towards equipment.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Rita Ora's egg freezing in early 20s 'a positive move,' doctors say
11/23/2017 8:13:52 AM   Source : BBC Health
The singer, now 26, said she had the procedure done as she "always wanted a big family".
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Single cancer waiting times target set for NHS Wales
11/23/2017 1:17:26 AM   Source : BBC Health
Better and quicker cancer care for patients is the aim from a single treatment route and target.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

London's first Aids ward
11/22/2017 9:07:51 PM   Source : BBC Health
Gideon Mendel's emotional photos of patients at the end of their lives.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Online GP consultation 'of limited use', study finds
11/22/2017 9:04:08 PM   Source : BBC Health
A study of a pilot scheme finds there were two online consultations per 1,000 patients.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Three cups of coffee a day 'may have health benefits'
11/22/2017 7:32:57 PM   Source : BBC Health
But there is no reason to start drinking coffee for health reasons, the BMJ study found.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Counting the cost of the tampon tax
11/22/2017 7:16:35 PM   Source : BBC Health
What have you spent on tampons in your life, and how much of that goes to the government?
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Anne Wafula-Strike: Paralympian wins train toilet payout
11/22/2017 3:20:12 PM   Source : BBC Health
Anne Wafula-Strike was on a three-hour train journey with an out-of-order accessible loo.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

NHS Budget plan not enough, say bosses
11/22/2017 11:51:41 AM   Source : BBC Health
Health leaders warn tough choices will have to be made despite the chancellor's promise of extra money.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Budget 2017: Chancellor on funding for NHS in England
11/22/2017 8:52:06 AM   Source : BBC Health
Philip Hammond says "we will always back it" and more patients were being treated by the NHS in England.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Choice of tipple 'determines different moods'
11/22/2017 3:15:28 AM   Source : BBC Health
Spirits may make you angry or tearful, while red wine or beer may make you relax, research says.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Risky behaviour
11/21/2017 6:11:14 PM   Source : BBC Health
The biohacker movement wants to cure disease without the help of government or big companies
                                                                                                                                                                                          

NHS overcharged by millions for key drug, says watchdog
11/21/2017 1:32:26 PM   Source : BBC Health
A 6,000% price rise in an essential thyroid drug led the NHS to overpay, the UK competition body says.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Minimum alcohol pricing in Scotland to start in May
11/21/2017 9:47:36 AM   Source : BBC Health
The move will raise the cost of the strongest, cheapest alcohol by setting a minimum price of 50p-per-unit.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Automated checkouts 'miserable' for elderly shoppers
11/21/2017 9:15:30 AM   Source : BBC Health
"Intimidating" checkouts and a lack of seating are "shutting out" the elderly from shops, a charity says.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Sussex Health Care: Men's legs broken in Beech Lodge care home
11/21/2017 3:54:20 AM   Source : BBC Health
The men's relatives say the cases are not part of the investigation into nine Sussex care homes.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Kids v Cars
11/20/2017 9:02:09 PM   Source : BBC Health
How one woman championed a way to bring community spirit back to city streets and keep children fit.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

New scanner 'like 100 MRIs in one' developed in Aberdeen
11/20/2017 7:21:02 PM   Source : BBC Health
Patients in Scotland are the first in the world to be scanned with new magnetic resonance imaging equipment.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

NHS: The front-line nurses keeping patients out of hospital
11/20/2017 5:53:08 PM   Source : BBC Health
District nurses help keep patients out of hospital, but in England numbers have halved since 2010.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Care at home
11/20/2017 12:07:41 PM   Source : BBC Health
There are not enough qualified professionals to do this job, says the Royal College of Nursing.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Tampon tax: How much have you spent?
11/20/2017 11:52:39 AM   Source : BBC Health
The amount it has cost you depends on how old you are and when you started your first period.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Young people 'experimenting more in bed'
11/20/2017 7:53:51 AM   Source : BBC Health
Study reveals increasing diversity in young people's heterosexual practices.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Breast cancer tumours 'larger' in overweight women
11/20/2017 6:03:17 AM   Source : BBC Health
Women with a higher body mass index might need more frequent mammograms, researchers suggest.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'Stillbirth was hardest day of my life'
11/20/2017 5:39:39 AM   Source : BBC Health
Women are now being advised to sleep on their side in the last three months of pregnancy.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Why do so many US women die giving birth?
11/19/2017 7:25:33 PM   Source : BBC Health
While progress has been made to curb death rates in other countries, the US has seen an increase.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Women advised to sleep on side to help prevent stillbirth
11/19/2017 7:03:40 PM   Source : BBC Health
The risk of stillbirth is doubled if women go to sleep on their backs in the last trimester, a study finds.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

My gift
11/15/2017 8:10:01 AM   Source : BBC Health
Why would anyone donate their eggs to help a stranger have a child? A donor gives her reasons.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Press print
11/14/2017 7:02:58 PM   Source : BBC Health
The Swedish hi-tech firm at the forefront of using 3D printing to create human ears, noses and other body parts.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

#BlueLightHappy
11/14/2017 12:18:05 PM   Source : BBC Health
A tale of abuse against ambulance workers prompts tales of gratitude and "heart-warming" encounters.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Confined inside
11/12/2017 8:00:13 PM   Source : BBC Health
"Postnatal confinement" is said to be widespread among the UK's Chinese community.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Virtual help
11/9/2017 1:45:51 AM   Source : BBC Health
As mental health problems increase, could virtual-reality programmes help with the demand for treatment?
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Why is it so difficult to discover new antibiotics?
10/26/2017 8:18:28 PM   Source : BBC Health
Over-reliance on and misuse of antibiotics has raised fears of a future without effective medicines.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'I spent savings rather than wait'
10/17/2017 7:03:52 PM   Source : BBC Health
Patients facing long waits for treatment tell the BBC what it is like to be left in limbo.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Check the key targets in your area
10/17/2017 7:48:00 AM   Source : BBC Health
Use our tracker to check whether your local services are meeting strict waiting-time targets for cancer, routine operations and A&E.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Share of European Union staff leaving NHS rises following Brexit
10/15/2017 8:01:25 PM   Source : BBC Health
Experts say job security and a fall in the value of the pound are behind the trend.
                                                                                                                                                                                          
 
     
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