BBC News - Health
BBC News - Health
Coronavirus could cause 35,000 extra UK cancer deaths, experts warn
5 Jul 2020 at 7:15pm
The research is based on the number of missed screenings, urgent referrals and delayed treatments.
PM joins nationwide clap on NHS 72nd anniversary
5 Jul 2020 at 1:28pm
The applause was inspired by the weekly Clap for Carers during the peak of the coronavirus lockdown.
Coronavirus: Fear over rise in animal-to-human diseases
6 Jul 2020 at 12:48pm
A report says a rise in animal-to-human diseases will continue without urgent action.
What is bubonic plague?
6 Jul 2020 at 3:25am
Authorities in China have stepped up precautions after a reports of a suspected case.
Coronavirus: NHS England launches tool to aid long-term recovery
5 Jul 2020 at 3:54am
An online portal will launch in England later this month to help people with ongoing symptoms.
Kettering General Hospital: Police to probe waiting list figures
6 Jul 2020 at 4:43am
Whistleblowers claim Kettering General Hospital manipulated data to make its figures look better.
Coronavirus: 'Right thing' to be part of plasma trial
3 Jul 2020 at 9:36am
The first person to get blood plasma as a coronavirus treatment explains why she's taking part in the trial.
NHS anniversary: Landmarks to be lit up in weekend of celebration
3 Jul 2020 at 7:45pm
Landmarks will be lit up blue ahead of a nationwide applause celebrating 72 years of the health service.
Coronavirus: Sense of smell and taste 'improve for most'
2 Jul 2020 at 4:03pm
A study of patients in Italy suggests the symptoms improve with time for most people.
Leicester coronavirus outbreak timeline: Who knew what, and when?
2 Jul 2020 at 4:47pm
By piecing together statements and claims, we have created a chronology of events.
Coronavirus: Almost 30,000 'excess' care homes deaths
3 Jul 2020 at 9:08am
The figures from the ONS are the first to reveal the full toll of the epidemic in care homes.
Coronavirus: Many wait over 24 hours for test results
2 Jul 2020 at 7:30am
But data for regional drive-thru centres and mobile units in England show significant progress made.
Public not asked for addresses for weeks during virus tests
3 Jul 2020 at 4:30am
The data in England was missing for weeks, leading to concerns about the local spread of the virus.
Coronavirus: Why disabled people are calling for a Covid-19 inquiry
3 Jul 2020 at 5:08pm
Wheelchair-user Ginny Butcher says disabled people in the UK have been abandoned during the pandemic.
Coronavirus: Cardiff man meets doctor who saved his life
2 Jul 2020 at 11:28pm
At one stage the oxygen level in Davide Compagnone's blood was lower than on Everest's peak.