• By BBC   -   May 20, 2019

    STRESS FROM POVERTY 'OVER-MEDICALISED'

    Community support groups are a powerful way of tackling mental distress - but they are being lost, a report says.

    Stress, Power
  • By BBC   -   May 20, 2019

    ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE DIAGNOSES LUNG CANCER

    AI appears better than specialist doctors at diagnosing the disease from lung scans, say researchers.

    Cancer
  • By BBC   -   May 20, 2019

    HARRI STICKLER: TRANSPLANT JOY FOR BABY WITH RARE CANCER

    Harri Stickler is "doing great" after a donor was found following an appeal.

    Cancer, Baby
  • By BBC   -   May 20, 2019

    HODDESDON DENTAL PATIENTS OFFERED HIV TESTS

    Hundreds of dental scaling patients are offered blood tests over fears about unclean equipment.

    Dental
  • By BBC   -   May 20, 2019

    MIGRAINE: WHAT HAPPENS IN THE BRAIN WHEN YOU HAVE ONE?

    It's estimated that one in seven people are affected by migraines.

    Brain
  • By BBC   -   May 20, 2019

    AUTISTIC DAD SHARES HIS STRUGGLES WITH BEING A PARENT

    Jude Morrow has Asperger's syndrome and found becoming a dad for the first time very difficult.

  • By BBC   -   May 20, 2019

    LIPOSUCTION RISE LINKED TO GYM WEAR TREND

    More women are seeking surgery, possibly to get a body that looks good in trendy gym clothing, says surgeon.

    Liposuction
  • By BBC   -   May 20, 2019

    CHIARI MALFORMATION: ‘I WENT FROM TRAVEL-OBSESSED TO BEDRIDDEN'

    Hailey wanted to travel the world as a doctor, until a mystery condition left her shaking uncontrollably.

  • By BBC   -   May 20, 2019

    CONTAMINATED BLOOD INQUIRY: 'INFECTION HAS RUINED MY LIFE'

    A Belfast woman speaks ahead of the contaminated blood inquiry hearing evidence in Belfast.

  • By BBC   -   May 20, 2019

    TYPE 1 DIABETES: BABY GIVEN INSULIN POWDER IN TRIAL

    A mum agrees to her baby taking part in a medical trial because of the risk of diabetes.

    Diabetes, Baby
  • By BBC   -   May 20, 2019

    TOO MANY CHILDREN IN MENTAL HEALTH HOSPITALS, SAYS REPORT

    A lack of support in schools and the community in England is contributing to the problem, says a report.

    Hospital
  • By BBC   -   May 20, 2019

    SHEESIDERS: THE 'ULTIMATE GIRL GROUP' FOR MIDDLESBROUGH

    Two friends set up a "girl group" to save other women from "toxic friendships" and loneliness in Middlesbrough.

  • By BBC   -   May 20, 2019

    STAFF SHORTAGES 'ABUSING GOOD WILL OF NURSES'

    The Royal College of Nursing wants tougher safe staffing rules as 40,000 posts are vacant.

  • By BBC   -   May 19, 2019

    MARKUS BIRDMAN TALKS ABOUT HIS STROKE IN HIS COMEDY ROUTINE

    Comedian Markus Birdman had a stroke at 40, and talks about the experience in his stand-up routine to raise awareness.

    Stroke
  • By BBC   -   May 19, 2019

    LIGHT AND THE CIRCADIAN RHYTHM: THE KEY TO A GOOD NIGHT'S SLEEP?

    Getting enough sleep is fundamental to our wellbeing, but one key factor is often overlooked.

    Sleep
  • By BBC   -   May 18, 2019

    NICKI CHAPMAN PRAISED FOR SHARING TUMOUR DIAGNOSIS

    Nicki Chapman will not host the Chelsea Flower Show following surgery to remove a brain tumour.

    Brain
  • By BBC   -   May 18, 2019

    SHOCK THERAPY WARNING OVER BOGUS PSYCHIATRIST ZHOLIA ALEMI

    Scotland's chief medic says Zholia Alemi may have prescribed ECT and wrongly detained mental health patients.

  • By BBC   -   May 18, 2019

    WHAT DOES THE MENOPAUSE DO TO THE BODY?

    The brain, heart, bones and skin can all be affected by the hormonal changes brought on by the menopause.

    Skin, Menopause, Brain
  • By BBC   -   May 17, 2019

    MENTAL HEALTH: THE RADIO STATION HELPING ITS LISTENERS

    The mental health DJ who says he has helped his listeners out of "very dark places".

  • By BBC   -   May 17, 2019

    MEDICAL CANNABIS: BREAKING THE LAW TO HELP OUR CHILD

    The parents of a young girl with epilepsy have to travel from the UK to the Netherlands for medical cannabis.

    Child