William and Kate send message to tackle loneliness
A royal radio broadcast urges people to get in touch with those who might be feeling isolated. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Deborah James, host of Big C podcast, honoured with damehood
The podcast host, who is receiving end-of-life care for cancer, said she was "blown away" by the honour. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cost of living crisis: 'Our lives are at risk because of energy costs'
A terminally ill mum is worried about energy costs for people like her on life support machines. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Offer women oral tablet to treat fibroids, NHS advised
It could help thousands of women avoid invasive surgery, experts advising the NHS say. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Spain plans menstrual leave in new law for those with severe pain
Spain could become the first European country with menstrual pain leave under a proposed law. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Early at-home abortions will continue in Scotland
The practice - which began as a temporary measure during the pandemic - will become standard treatment. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

United States passes one million Covid deaths
It's the highest total in the world - but the WHO thinks the true death toll may be higher elsewhere. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Chicken products recalled over salmonella fears
Sainsbury's, Tesco and Aldi are among grocers asking some products to be returned to stores. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid inquiry broadens scope to include children
The impact on their health, wellbeing and education will now be considered after originally being omitted. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Drug checking service The Loop launching in Bristol
It will offer people in Bristol the chance to have illicit substances they are unsure of tested. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

North Korea: 'First' Covid cases prompt strict national lockdown
North Korea has rejected any kind of vaccine, with Kim Jong-un now ordering "maximum emergency" controls. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ambulance wait times: Injured nine-year-old told ambulance would take hours to reach her
Willow's parents drove her to hospital and were told she should not have been moved due to her injuries. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NI health: Patients 'at risk' without Stormont executive
Healthcare leaders issue a plea to politicians, saying the "price of political instability is severe". (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'My boy's autism was a difference, not a deficit'
A teenager's mum believes he would never have taken his own life if the right help was available. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Covid: YouTube star Grace Victory reunites with nurse
Grace Victory thanks the nurse who cared for her when she was put in a coma after giving birth. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news