• By BBC   -   Apr 19, 2018

    CORRIE ACTOR: 'AMAZING RESPONSE' TO OCD STORYLINE

    Actor Colson Smith hopes the show has done its bit to help raise awareness.

  • By BBC   -   Apr 19, 2018

    SKIN IMPLANT COULD HELP WARN OF CANCER, SCIENTISTS SAY

    It works by detecting elevated levels of calcium in the blood linked to some cancers.

    Skin, Cancer
  • By BBC   -   Apr 19, 2018

    HOSPITALS RECRUIT MANAGERS FASTER THAN DOCTORS AND NURSES

    Three quarters of NHS hospital trusts are employing more managers than they did five years ago.

    Hospital
  • By BBC   -   Apr 19, 2018

    DISABILITY-LED ENSEMBLE TO PLAY BBC PROMS

    The Resound ensemble will be the first disability-led group to play the BBC's music festival.

    Disability
  • By BBC   -   Apr 19, 2018

    'THEME PARK THERAPY' HELPS SON TO COME ALIVE, SAYS MUM

    Robbie has the mental age of a two-year-old and is normally quiet and withdrawn.

  • By BBC   -   Apr 19, 2018

    'MY TEACHER SAVED ME FROM SUICIDE'

    Now 26, Hati Sparey-South is herself training as a teacher, determined to help today's pupils.

  • By BBC   -   Apr 19, 2018

    HANS ASPERGER ‘COLLABORATED WITH NAZIS' IN WWII

    A medical journal suggests the renowned autism paediatrician was a Nazi collaborator.

  • By BBC   -   Apr 19, 2018

    BEING A PATIENT 'A FULL-TIME JOB'

    Rising numbers of people have multiple health conditions, leading to endless appointments and check-ups.

  • By BBC   -   Apr 19, 2018

    MENTAL HEALTH PATIENTS WANT IMMEDIATE DIAGNOSIS, SAYS REPORT

    Research suggests patients would prefer to be told their diagnosis face-to-face.

    Face
  • By BBC   -   Apr 19, 2018

    THALASSAEMIA GENE THERAPY TRIAL SHOWS 'ENCOURAGING' RESULTS

    The treatment meant some patients stopped needing blood transfusions altogether.

  • By BBC   -   Apr 19, 2018

    CHILDHOOD DEMENTIA: BOY FRONTS TUBE STATION POSTER CAMPAIGN

    George has a rare form of childhood dementia called Batten Disease.

  • By BBC   -   Apr 19, 2018

    MARATHON RUNNER DESCRIBES HOW THE SPORT SAVED HER LIFE

    Lynsey Kelly is running the London Marathon to raise money for mental health after suffering PTSD.

    Sport
  • By BBC   -   Apr 18, 2018

    KEEPING LIVERS 'ALIVE' BOOSTS TRANSPLANT SUCCESS, TRIAL FINDS

    The alternative to ice involves pumping livers with blood, nutrients and medicines while in a machine.

  • By BBC   -   Apr 18, 2018

    ALFIE EVANS: FATHER BEGS POPE FRANCIS TO 'SAVE OUR SON'

    Tom Evans is asking the Pope to intervene in the legal battle about ending his son's life support.

  • By BBC   -   Apr 18, 2018

    ALFIE DINGLEY'S FAMILY APPLY FOR LICENCE FOR MEDICAL CANNABIS

    Alfie Dingley's family want him use cannabis oil to treat his epilepsy, which is illegal in the UK.

  • By BBC   -   Apr 18, 2018

    RUSSELLS HALL HOSPITAL: PATIENT TREATED AFTER 'INSPECTORS INTERVENE'

    Health inspectors on a visit to Russells Hall Hospital in Dudley had to intervene "as a matter of urgency".

    Hospital
  • By BBC   -   Apr 18, 2018

    'MALARIA KILLED MY DAUGHTER, I'M PROTECTING OTHERS NOW'

    Senegal is on track to be declared malaria-free by 2030.

  • By BBC   -   Apr 18, 2018

    SCOTLAND'S HIGHEST PAID DOCTORS MAINLY MEN

    BBC research finds just 15 out of 100 of the highest paid senior doctors in Scotland are women.

    Senior
  • By BBC   -   Apr 17, 2018

    MALARIA EXPERTS FEAR DISEASE'S RESURGENCE

    For the first time in 10 years, global malaria cases are no longer falling, and experts are worried.

  • By BBC   -   Apr 17, 2018

    NHS RANSOMWARE ATTACK RESPONSE CRITICISED

    MPs say it is "alarming" plans to improve cyber-security after the Wannacry attack have not been agreed.

    Plan