UK heatwave: Met Office says 'stay out of the sun'
A heat warning has been issued for parts of England for most of this week by the Met Office. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UK heatwave: People told to 'stay out of sun' amid warning
A heat warning has been issued for parts of England for most of this week by the Met Office. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang calls for crackdown on vaccine industry
There has been no evidence of harm but it's not clear how many people have received faulty vaccines. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New drug for recurring malaria
A drug that can stop people getting recurrent bouts of malaria has been approved by regulators in the United States. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The boy whose arthritic eyes threaten Marine dream
An aspiring Royal Marine hopes an unusual arthritis diagnosis will not derail his career plans. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Parents of premature babies face a further trauma - PTSD
There is a lack of psychological support for parents in neonatal units, a charity says. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

First malaria drug in 60 years given approval
A drug that can stop people getting recurrent bouts of malaria has been approved by regulators in the United States. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ebola: How a killer disease was stopped in its tracks
Hundreds of lives may have been saved during the latest Ebola outbreak after one key development. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ebola: How an outbreak of a deadly disease was beaten
Hundreds of lives may have been saved during the latest Ebola outbreak after one key development. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How a killer disease was stopped in its tracks
Hundreds of lives may have been saved during the latest Ebola outbreak after one key development. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Richard Bacon: 'The most shocking moment of my life'
TV and radio presenter Richard Bacon has told the BBC about the moment he was told he had to be put into a coma for at least a week. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Opioids: Why 'dangerous' drugs are still being used to treat pain
Despite links to UK hospital deaths and a US addiction crisis, opioids remain the painkiller of choice. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Martin Pistorius: 'My mind was trapped in a useless body for a decade'
Martin Pistorius had locked-in syndrome and was trapped inside his mind for more than a decade. Now he's about to become a father. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'I was trapped in my mind for a decade, now I'm going to be a dad'
Martin Pistorius had locked-in syndrome for more than a decade. Now he's about to become a father. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Belfast barber offers haircuts to Liverpool dementia patients
A barber from Belfast has travelled to a care home in Liverpool to offer haircuts to people with dementia. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What is the sex 'superbug' STD MGen?
What do you need to know about mycoplasma genitalium, the emerging sexually transmitted "superbug"? (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Model: 'My Brazilian butt lift gave me septicaemia'
Model Darcie Russell went to Turkey for a "Brazilian butt lift" but it left her with blood poisoning. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Egg donation: ‘Will they look like me?’
Ashleigh Kelso, 27, donated some of her eggs to a couple to help them start their own family. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Zara Holland on Love Island: 'Like being in a posh prison'
Former contestant Zara Holland talks about being on the show and how the experience impacted her health. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Low NHS morale is 'heartbreaking' says Matt Hancock
The new health secretary says technology, the workforce and prevention will be his top priorities. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Low NHS morale is 'heartbreaking', Matt Hancock to say
The new health secretary will say technology, the workforce and prevention will be his top priorities. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Low NHS morale is 'heartbreaking', says Matt Hancock
The new health secretary says technology, the workforce and prevention will be his top priorities. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Blind dog gave autistic woman 'hope in life'
Emma Barker, 18, who has autism and depression, says adopting a dog "saved her life". (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IVF: NHS couples 'face social rationing'
Eight out of 10 of CCGs in England do not offer IVF to couples if one partner has previous children. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alternative cancer therapies linked to reduced survival
Cancer patients who receive alternative therapies are more likely to shun proven treatments, a study finds. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Complementary cancer therapies linked to reduced survival
Cancer patients who receive complementary therapies are more likely to shun proven treatments, a study finds. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Dangerous complacency' to global HIV epidemic risks resurgence
The response to the global HIV pandemic is risking a resurgence of the disease, experts warn. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Plan to teach all children first aid
It comes after an inquiry into the Manchester bombing found that many adults lacked life-saving skills. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medicinal cannabis 'should be available on prescription'
The Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs recommends rules should be changed for these drugs, if safe. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Morrisons introduces 'autistic shopping hour'
Stores will dim lights, turn music off and avoid using the tannoy on Saturdays from 09:00 to 10:00. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Period poverty led me to become homeless'
Stevie-Jo Pasing's family could not afford to buy her sanitary products during her school years. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Generation Sensible' in five charts
Whether it's drinking or taking drugs, young people in the UK seem to be getting more sensible. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Women fight back against Peru's national sterilisation scheme
Thousands of indigenous Peruvian women say they were forcibly sterilised in a state family planning scheme. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The women choosing to love their natural grey hair
As celebrities rush to colour their hair silver, some women with natural greys are ditching dyes. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Brain damage 'more likely in cardiac arrest patients given adrenaline'
It increased the chances of survival but patients were more likely to have brain damage, a study finds. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Delays in radiology results 'affecting patient care'
The health regulator found huge variations in the time taken to report on radiology examinations. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Private firms cash in on over-stretched NHS
Hospitals, ambulances and mental health services are spending £1bn a year on care from outside the NHS. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Patients face autism referral and assessment 'lottery'
Children and adults in England can face a wait of more than two years for an autism assessment, data reveals. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Thai cave rescue boys relive 'moment of miracle'
The 12 boys rescued from a flooded cave this month describe their ordeal to the world's media. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HPV jab should be given to boys, committee says
Adolescent boys as well as girls should get the vaccine, an advisory committee says. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Thai cave boys to return to 'normal life' after meeting media
The 12 boys and their football coach will make their first public appearance since being rescued. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Starting menopause at 29 left me grieving with no help'
Helen Owen said women going through a similar experience should seek specialist help. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fish oil supplements for a healthy heart 'nonsense'
The evidence around omega-3 supplements is flimsy at best, say experts. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Destiny's Child's Michelle Williams 'proudly' seeking mental health help
The Destiny's Child singer has previously spoken about being depressed and "suicidal". (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Schools alone cannot fix childhood obesity, says Ofsted boss
Factors beyond the school gate make it impossible for schools to affect pupils' weight, says report (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Too many babies overfed, experts fear
Government advisers publish new guidance - the first in more than 20 years - on healthy feeding for babies. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sensible, family-loving teens behind pregnancy rate drop
This may explain the sharp fall in teen pregnancies, the British Pregnancy Advisory Service says. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fish oil for a healthy heart 'nonsense'
The evidence around omega-3 supplements is flimsy at best, say experts. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Britons ate down the ages
Ancient Britons were eating dairy, peas, cabbage and oats, according to gunk trapped in their teeth. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Menopause: Lack of specialist care 'limits treatments'
A woman who went through the menopause at 29 says she "missed out" on treatment options. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - July 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news