Monkeypox patients should avoid pet contact
Gerbils, hamsters and other rodents could be particularly susceptible to the disease, warn experts. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid infections continue to decline in UK
One in 60 people is infected with the virus, according to the Office for National Statistics. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Unexplained child hepatitis cases rise again in UK
Health officials are investigating a link with a common virus, as well as other factors. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Growing up in poverty: Rats, cockroaches and mould
Report's findings expose the widening regional health inequalities across Cheshire and Merseyside. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Scandal-hit Nottingham maternity services ordered to improve
Maternity units, where Sarah Hawkins's baby and dozens of others died, are rated inadequate. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Court fight looms over Sainsbury's cat ban
An autistic man is suing the supermarket giant for refusing entry to his assistance cat. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Archie Battersbee judge to visit brain-damaged boy in hospital
Specialists treating Archie Battersbee, 12, say his treatment should end, but his parents disagree. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 27, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Monkeypox: First case confirmed in Northern Ireland
There are 90 cases to date in the UK according to the UK Health Security Agency. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Radio 1's Adele Roberts on living with her stoma Audrey
The DJ underwent surgery for bowel cancer and wants to raise awareness of having a colostomy bag. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Bristol NHS Trust finds 200 patients harmed by mesh bowel surgery
It examined the years 2007 to 2017 when a now suspended surgeon was operating at Southmead Hospital. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hepatitis: Mum's fear for girl, 4, in mystery virus outbreak
Madison Duffy is one of 197 children in the UK being treated for hepatitis, amid a surge of cases. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Monkeypox: First case confirmed in Wales
Public Health Wales confirms a case of monkeypox but says overall risk to the general public is low. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cost of living: 'My daughter won't ask me for money for sanitary products'
A mother explains how she can't make ends meet as data suggests more people are struggling. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid: Family's anger over 92-year-old's hospital care
Elsbeth Jones says it took 27 hours for an ambulance to arrive and drop her mother in hospital. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Man's double hand transplant is 'space-age stuff'
Steven Gallagher, 48, has a new lease of life after undergoing pioneering surgery last December. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news