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Labour to cap private profits in NHS
A Labour government would cap the amount of profit private firms can make from the NHS, Ed Miliband will say as he launches the party's election campaign.... MORE...
POSTED 03/27/2015 at 07:02 AM --

Office workers 'too sedentary'
Office workers need to get off their backsides and move around more, according to a new campaign.... MORE...
POSTED 03/26/2015 at 09:54 PM --

NHS medical accidents unit 'needed'
A national body to investigate medical accidents in England should be established immediately, MPs say.... MORE...
POSTED 03/26/2015 at 09:47 PM --

Fitness linked to lower cancer risk
Very fit men in their late 40s are less likely to get lung cancer and colorectal cancer than unfit men, a study in JAMA Oncology suggests.... MORE...
POSTED 03/26/2015 at 09:44 PM --

Sierra Leone in Ebola lockdown
The authorities in Sierra Leone are enforcing a three-day national lockdown to curb the spread of Ebola, except for short windows to pray.... MORE...
POSTED 03/27/2015 at 04:22 AM --

First Europe non-beating heart swap
Surgeons in Cambridgeshire perform the first heart transplant in Europe using a non-beating heart.... MORE...
POSTED 03/26/2015 at 04:38 PM --

DNA of 'an entire nation' assessed
The genetic code of "an entire nation" has effectively been deduced, say researchers in Iceland.... MORE...
POSTED 03/25/2015 at 09:54 PM --

Indiana emergency for HIV 'epidemic'
The governor of Indiana has declared a public health emergency and authorised a needle exchange programme, after an HIV outbreak "reached epidemic proportions" in part of the state.... MORE...
POSTED 03/26/2015 at 11:41 AM --

NHS problems worst 'since 1990s'
Services in the NHS in England are deteriorating in a way not seen since the early 1990s, according to a leading health think tank.... MORE...
POSTED 03/25/2015 at 10:05 PM --

'Unhealthiest High Streets' revealed
Preston tops a league table of the UK's "unhealthiest High Streets" according to the Royal Society for Public Health.... MORE...
POSTED 03/25/2015 at 10:55 PM --

Health deficit 'risks damaging care'
The £259m deficit facing East of England hospitals poses a "genuine risk of damaging quality of care", an NHS trusts' group warns.... MORE...
POSTED 03/25/2015 at 08:40 PM --

Ebola 'more deadly' in young children
Ebola is more deadly for young children than adults, an analysis in the New England Journal of Medicine suggests.... MORE...
POSTED 03/25/2015 at 05:09 PM --

Why nine hours' sleep may be bad for you
It's widely assumed that the ideal amount of sleep is eight hours each night - but some experts now say that could be too much, and may actually be unhealthy.... MORE...
POSTED 03/23/2015 at 08:25 PM --

The hunters breaking an Ebola ban on bushmeat
Last year, Sierra Leone banned bushmeat in an effort to stop the spread of Ebola - but has it stopped the hunters? And will it really help? Mark Doyle joins some hunters in the Wara Wara mountains.... MORE...
POSTED 03/23/2015 at 04:07 AM --

NHS should welcome 'citizen whistleblowers'
Why the NHS should listen to people who see something amiss... MORE...
POSTED 12/04/2014 at 08:46 PM --

'Cancer made me want mashed potato'
The strange effects of cancer on appetite... MORE...
POSTED 03/07/2015 at 08:31 PM --

Care in the UK: The costs you face
As we live longer and with council budgets tight, the social care system that supports us in our later years is under increasing pressure. Find out the costs you might face.... MORE...
POSTED 01/26/2015 at 11:00 AM --

VIDEO: Sitting down poses health risk
Office workers are putting their health at risk by spending too much of the day seated, according to a survey.... MORE...
POSTED 03/27/2015 at 03:15 AM --

VIDEO: Diarrhoea killing poorest children
Diarrhoea kills more than half a million children every year - with Pakistan, Nigeria and India having the highest death rates.... MORE...
POSTED 03/26/2015 at 10:39 PM --

VIDEO: 'Sport must act on mental health'
A former Premier League footballer who attempted to kill himself says that sporting bodies need to accept responsibility for dealing with mental health issues.... MORE...
POSTED 03/26/2015 at 03:01 AM --


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