Eating for two? What to eat when pregnant

How much should you eat when you're pregnant? And what nutrients do you need?

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 8:53 am

HIV-prevention ring a hit with teen girls

A vaginal ring, which cuts HIV infections by 56%, is proving popular with teenage girls, scientists say.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 4:58 am

Japanese woman dies from tick disease after cat bite

It is thought this could be the first animal-to-human transmission of the disease.

Posted on: 25 July 2017 | 4:14 am

Drugs cocktail 'cut HIV deaths by 27%'

Three lives were saved for every 100 treated, a trial using a mix of drugs found.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 7:54 pm

Time, not material goods, 'raises happiness'

Contentment comes from paying others to take on chores such as cleaning and cooking, a study says.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 7:42 pm

Vlogger: I'm using magnets to treat depersonalisation

Vlogger Dodie Clark is trying a rare treatment to help her depersonalisation condition.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 6:16 pm

Charlie Gard case explained

Why Charlie's parents have decided to end their legal battle over their son's treatment.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 10:06 am

South African child 'virtually cured' of HIV

The nine-year-old has no active HIV in the body after catching the infection at birth.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 3:32 am

Injections ‘next revolution’ in HIV - study

The ''next revolution" in HIV could see daily drugs replaced with just six doses a year, say scientists.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 3:13 am

Eating disorders and me: Steve James' story

The sports journalist wants more support for men like him who have faced huge battles with eating disorders.

Posted on: 24 July 2017 | 12:14 am

Hunt for HIV cure turns to cancer drugs

Scientists say new immunotherapy drugs may help researchers "unlock" treatment for the virus.

Posted on: 23 July 2017 | 10:02 pm

'If skin goes over my trousers, I feel that's fat'

25-year-old James has been struggling with anorexia for over five years. He shares how the anorexia took over his life and the challenges he faces.

Posted on: 23 July 2017 | 9:19 pm

How the body responds to stress

We analysed how the body responds to stress - by making presenter Jordan Dunbar do a comedy performance.

Posted on: 23 July 2017 | 6:16 pm

Where they see in black, white and grey

Belgian photographer Sanne de Wilde is fascinated by the colourblind residents of Pingelap.

Posted on: 23 July 2017 | 5:11 am

Aids deaths halve as more get drugs

One million people died from Aids last year, according to UNAids.

Posted on: 20 July 2017 | 4:57 am

Nine lifestyle changes can reduce dementia risk, study says

They include hearing loss, smoking, and not finishing secondary education, a study says.

Posted on: 20 July 2017 | 4:51 am

Man with motor neurone disease climbs Snowdon in wheelchair

Jason Liversidge, who has motor neurone disease, now plans to abseil off the Humber Bridge.

Posted on: 20 July 2017 | 4:02 am

Turning to strangers for public therapy

A clinical psychologist is experimenting with 'problem solving booths', staffed by strangers.

Posted on: 19 July 2017 | 8:26 pm

Tobacco firms 'hamper anti-smoking push'

Countries covering two thirds of the world's population now have measures in place to encourage people to stop smoking.

Posted on: 19 July 2017 | 1:03 pm

Zion Harvey: Double hand transplant boy plays baseball

World's first double hand transplant child continues to show improvement two years on.

Posted on: 18 July 2017 | 6:45 pm

Let me die

Adam Maier-Clayton had a condition which caused his body to feel severe physical pain. He fought for the right to die in Canada.

Posted on: 18 July 2017 | 6:05 pm

Helping hands

A pilot scheme being run in the north east of England aims to put refugee doctors back to work and cover NHS shortages.

Posted on: 18 July 2017 | 8:14 am

Life expectancy rises 'grinding to halt' in England

Leading health expert says he is "deeply concerned" and austerity may be to blame.

Posted on: 18 July 2017 | 3:52 am

North Carolina man cheats death after 40 minutes with no pulse

Two police officers conducted CPR until the 36-year-old father-of-three's pulse returned.

Posted on: 17 July 2017 | 7:48 pm

Charlie Gard: US doctor meets Great Ormond Street medics

Dr Michio Hirano has been given an honorary contract by Great Ormond Street Hospital.

Posted on: 17 July 2017 | 7:40 am