Kid, 4, steals show during sickle cell Derbyshire chat

Gabriel, 4, gets distracted on set during a Victoria Derbyshire discussion on sickle cell disease.

Posted on: 23 June 2017 | 1:37 pm

'Asthma is a killer - it took away my miracle daughter'

The mother of a 10-year-old asthma victim calls for the condition to be taken more seriously.

Posted on: 23 June 2017 | 11:01 am

Meet the designer making clothes for diabetic women

Natalie Balmain has type 1 diabetes and says the clothes she has designed will help women manage the condition.

Posted on: 22 June 2017 | 11:48 pm

Danger map reveals health threat zone

South America could be home to the next major threat to the world's health, researchers say.

Posted on: 22 June 2017 | 8:24 pm

Ebola virus burial teams may have 'saved thousands of lives'

A key part of reducing the number of Ebola deaths was ensuring safe burials, research says.

Posted on: 22 June 2017 | 5:07 pm

'Remarkable' drop in new HIV cases among men

Among gay and bisexual men, new diagnoses have fallen for the first time in England.

Posted on: 22 June 2017 | 11:09 am

Pioneering proton beam therapy for 10-year-old girl

Amelia Brome from Lancashire was diagnosed with cancer in January 2017.

Posted on: 22 June 2017 | 7:31 am

First NHS proton beam machine arrives at Christie hospital

The arrival of the machine means patients will no longer have to go abroad for proton beam therapy.

Posted on: 21 June 2017 | 9:58 pm

Social media pressure is linked to cosmetic procedure boom

More must be done to protect young people from cosmetic procedure industry, a report says.

Posted on: 21 June 2017 | 9:58 pm

Peace at last

Fifteen years ago there was no such thing as palliative care - care for the dying - in Mongolia. Now there is, thanks to Odontuya Davaasuren.

Posted on: 21 June 2017 | 4:40 pm

'You never think your baby is going to die'

Kym Field's son died hours after birth due to a failure by medical staff to monitor his heart rate.

Posted on: 21 June 2017 | 2:56 pm

Century-old Parkinson's question answered

Team find evidence the immune system is attacking the brain in Parkinson's.

Posted on: 21 June 2017 | 12:03 pm

Ninth avoidable baby death at NHS trust

Maddison Jackson died in 2013 at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital after delays.

Posted on: 21 June 2017 | 12:00 pm

Queen's Speech: Ground laid for dropping 'dementia tax'

Queen's Speech promises reform of social care, but stops short of spelling out how.

Posted on: 21 June 2017 | 7:36 am

Cardiologist: Breast implants skew heart attack test

Breast implants make it trickier to run tests that can help spot a possible heart attack, a cardiologist says.

Posted on: 21 June 2017 | 3:22 am

Don't be scared to let animals on wards, say nurses

Nurses are calling for more pets and therapy-animals to help patients recover on wards.

Posted on: 20 June 2017 | 7:38 pm

How to make labour wards safer

Experts identify the actions needed by reviewing all recent baby deaths and injuries on UK maternity wards.

Posted on: 20 June 2017 | 6:04 pm

Safe sex revolution

Amelia Martyn-Hemphill meets the man behind Thailand's safe sex revolution

Posted on: 20 June 2017 | 4:50 pm

Older fathers have 'geekier sons'

They are more focused, intelligent and less bothered about fitting in, say scientists.

Posted on: 20 June 2017 | 10:46 am

Warning as temperatures continue to rise across England

The hottest day is likely to be on Wednesday, forecasters have warned.

Posted on: 20 June 2017 | 8:24 am

The man on a prosthetic hand mission

Nigel Ackland lost his arm in a factory accident in the UK, but now has one of the most sophisticated prosthetics in the world.

Posted on: 20 June 2017 | 8:03 am

Cancer fraudster ordered to pay back £1 after £15,000 deception

Kelsey Whitehead duped her employer into giving her more than £14,000 for her terminal cancer.

Posted on: 20 June 2017 | 3:42 am

Sarah Fletcher overcomes anorexia to become mother

After fighting eating disorders for 20 years, Sarah Fletcher says her baby has given her "something to live for".

Posted on: 20 June 2017 | 2:09 am

Prisoners cover axed meals on wheels for the elderly

Home-delivered meals for the elderly are cooked by prisoners after a council scraps the service.

Posted on: 20 June 2017 | 12:21 am

Medicine information leaflets 'too scary', say experts

A more balanced view of the benefits and potential side effects is being called for in a report.

Posted on: 19 June 2017 | 7:34 pm