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EpiPen shortage: Chemists told to quiz parents on children's need
10/18/2018 10:28:44 AM   Source : BBC Health
The guidance from NHS England relates to devices for children who weigh less than 25kg (four stone).
                                                                                                                                                                                          

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.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Michelle Heaton: Menopause is 'more than a hot flush’
10/18/2018 9:44:57 AM   Source : BBC Health
Michelle Heaton went through early menopause aged 38 after a hysterectomy.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'I regret promoting my botched butt lift'
10/18/2018 7:23:22 AM   Source : BBC Health
Ex On The Beach's Natalee Harris tells Victoria Derbyshire it encouraged others to have the same procedure.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

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.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'Facebook baby ads taunted me after stillborn'
10/18/2018 5:32:46 AM   Source : BBC Health
Anna England Kerr was shown ads for cots, cribs and IVF, despite trying to turn them off.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Baby box safety doubts raised by experts
10/18/2018 4:55:57 AM   Source : BBC Health
They say babies should only sleep in them temporarily, with cots and Moses baskets thought to be safer.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

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.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Contaminated blood victims 'on the breadline'
10/17/2018 12:21:51 PM   Source : BBC Health
Chairman of public inquiry calls on the government to take decisive action over financial support.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Mystery donor gives thousands to ill Shropshire boy
10/17/2018 11:26:43 AM   Source : BBC Health
An anonymous donor gives the final £100,000 needed to help the family reach its target.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Mystery donor gives thousands to ill Shropshire boy
10/17/2018 11:26:11 AM   Source : BBC Health
Zac Oliver will now head to the United State for cancer treatment.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Kenyan schoolgirl Angel overcomes bullies to pursue dream of music career
10/17/2018 10:38:09 AM   Source : BBC Health
Angel Wanjiru has overcome bullies and health problems to pursue her dream of a career in music.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Canada becomes second country to legalise recreational cannabis
10/17/2018 9:47:54 AM   Source : BBC Health
The country becomes only the second nation in the world, after Uruguay, to legalise recreational use.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'Miracle' baby whose heart stopped for 22 minutes turns one
10/17/2018 9:03:49 AM   Source : BBC Health
Doctors say Lacey's recovery is remarkable and defies the odds - and she should live a normal life.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Self-lubricating condom designed to reduce infections
10/16/2018 7:51:57 PM   Source : BBC Health
Scientists hope it'll make condoms easier to use and cut rates of sexually transmitted infections.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

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.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Legal cannabis in Canada: Should pot convicts get amnesty?
10/16/2018 4:09:02 PM   Source : BBC Health
As cannabis becomes legal, 500,000 people with possession convictions want their records expunged.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Women told they aren't thin enough for eating disorder treatment, MPs told
10/16/2018 12:23:34 PM   Source : BBC Health
MPs debating the stigma surrounding eating disorders say the "medical profession are failing patients with eating disorders".
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Winter deaths in Scotland at highest level in 18 years
10/16/2018 11:37:23 AM   Source : BBC Health
More than 23,000 people died last winter as Scotland experienced its worst flu outbreak in seven years.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Bill Turnbull: Cancer chemo treatment was 'unbearable'
10/16/2018 7:28:40 AM   Source : BBC Health
The presenter says he watched all 67 episodes of Game of Thrones "to pass the time" during treatment.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Pepper the robot tells MPs about artificial intelligence
10/16/2018 6:54:56 AM   Source : BBC Health
Pepper the robot answers questions from MPs on the education select committee about helping to care for older people.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

I saved my dad's life with CPR
10/16/2018 6:11:26 AM   Source : BBC Health
When his dad collapsed, Aaron Groves says the training he got as a scout made all the difference.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'Concerns' raised about jailed surgeon Sudip Sarker
10/15/2018 3:07:36 PM   Source : BBC Health
An inquest is being held into the deaths of three patients of Sudip Sarker who was jailed earlier this year.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Which? testing reveals 'unsafe' child stair gates
10/15/2018 1:13:56 PM   Source : BBC Health
Consumer group Which? urges parents not to use three models of stair gates, saying they could be unsafe.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Crackdown on painkillers amid addiction fears
10/15/2018 12:11:21 PM   Source : BBC Health
Pregabalin and gabapentin to be reclassified as class C drugs from April, the government announces.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Children 'should be weighed up to age 18', report says
10/15/2018 4:23:45 AM   Source : BBC Health
A report by child health experts warns England is falling behind other countries unless policies change.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Dance lessons for the lonely - on the NHS
10/15/2018 4:09:17 AM   Source : BBC Health
GPs in England are to prescribe "social" activities, such as dance and cookery lessons, to tackle loneliness.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Cwm Taf baby deaths: 'My baby is buried 4,000 miles away'
10/14/2018 7:15:55 PM   Source : BBC Health
Chioma Udeogu's daughter Favour was stillborn after failings on a Welsh maternity ward.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

New checks to crack down on free prescription fraud
10/14/2018 5:31:45 AM   Source : BBC Health
Checking eligibility before drugs are issued could halve false claims in England, the government says.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Terminal breast cancer patients 'abandoned' in nurse shortage
10/12/2018 7:00:53 PM   Source : BBC Health
Thousands of incurable cancer patients are "being denied a dedicated specialist nurse".
                                                                                                                                                                                          

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.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Same-sex mice have babies
10/11/2018 11:00:08 AM   Source : BBC Health
Scientists break the rules of reproduction, so what does it mean for the future of sex?
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Are we living in a 'nanny state'?
10/11/2018 5:37:54 AM   Source : BBC Health
Is there a backlash brewing against planned government crackdowns on sugary drinks and fatty foods?
                                                                                                                                                                                          

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?
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'Flexitarian' diets key to feeding people in a warming world
10/10/2018 7:39:20 PM   Source : BBC Health
Eating more plant-based foods, ending waste and improving farming are vital for the future, say scientists
                                                                                                                                                                                          

World Mental Health Day: What is mindfulness?
10/10/2018 2:13:08 PM   Source : BBC Health
On World Mental Health Day, experts explain how mindfulness can help you make the most of each moment.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Tai chi v Zumba: Do you have to work up a sweat to get fit?
10/10/2018 8:09:16 AM   Source : BBC Health
Can we get the benefits of exercise without too much huffing and puffing, with an activity like tai chi?
                                                                                                                                                                                          

The NHS in numbers: What the service does in one day
10/9/2018 10:29:56 PM   Source : BBC Health
From births to A&E admissions, new figures reveal the work of the NHS across a single day.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

'The head injury that made me commit a crime'
10/9/2018 8:26:03 PM   Source : BBC Health
A head injury left Byron Schofield physically and mentally scarred - and set him on the path to prison.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

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?
                                                                                                                                                                                          

Why Doctor Who’s dyspraxic assistant is my real hero
10/8/2018 12:10:45 PM   Source : BBC Health
Jodie Whittaker may be grabbing the headlines - but her new dyspraxic assistant is equally empowering.
                                                                                                                                                                                          

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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