BBC News - Health
BBC News - Health
Prof Sarah Gilbert, Covid vaccine creator: Now let?s take on 12 more diseases
16 Oct 2021 at 4:04pm
Prof Dame Sarah Gilbert says medical science has transformed ambitions for new vaccines.
Investigation ordered into Wolverhampton Covid lab test failings
15 Oct 2021 at 9:28am
A lab in Wolverhampton is suspended as 43,000 people in England and Wales are potentially affected.
Covid: False negative Covid test results confirmed at Newbury Showground
14 Oct 2021 at 8:11pm
Some people who took tests in Berkshire earlier this month may have wrongly been given the all-clear.
Covid in Scotland: Vaccine passport scheme enforceable by law
18 Oct 2021 at 12:58am
Nightclubs and large events can only allow entry to people who can show they have had two Covid jabs.
NHS in bleak position as A&E waits worsen, say doctors
14 Oct 2021 at 9:52am
It comes as ministers unveil £250m package for GPs to encourage more face-to-face consultations.
Stillbirth rate high for black and Asian babies in UK
14 Oct 2021 at 9:55am
The figures come despite improving numbers overall, with some 610 fewer stillbirths in 2019 than in 2013.
Covid: Lateral flow tests more accurate than first thought, study finds
14 Oct 2021 at 2:01am
Positive results from the widely-used rapid Covid tests should be trusted, say UCL researchers.
Covid: New WHO group may be last chance to find virus origins
13 Oct 2021 at 1:53pm
The World Health Organization unveils a new group to examine the emergence of the virus more closely.
NHS Covid Pass: Vaccine records access restored after outage
13 Oct 2021 at 8:22am
The app widely used to prove vaccination status for travel suffered an outage Wednesday.
Laser vagina menopause therapy shows no benefit in trial
12 Oct 2021 at 9:09pm
The treatment, meant to rejuvenate and treat dryness, worked no better than a placebo procedure.
Covid tests: I trusted my PCR results
15 Oct 2021 at 9:35am
People share their stories of having negative PCR tests after positive lateral flow results.
Covid: Misleading vaccine claims target children and parents
12 Oct 2021 at 4:11pm
The vaccine is being offered to children aged 12 and older.
What those living with dementia want people to know
12 Oct 2021 at 5:54pm
"Dementia is something you learn to live with, not just die of," - tips from, those living with the condition.
Covid inquiry: When will it happen and how does it work?
12 Oct 2021 at 3:46am
There have been calls for an independent public inquiry into the UK's pandemic response to start immediately.
Doctors alerted to dangerous dry scooping workout trend
7 Oct 2021 at 8:34pm
Pre-workout powders should be diluted in water, but some gym-goers are eating it neat.