Covid care home restrictions in Scotland caused harm, says report
Scottish Covid Inquiry researchers say lockdown restrictions may have contributed to some deaths. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Milton Keynes maternity ward open for just three weeks in a year
One Milton Keynes Hospital ward was closed for much of 2021 "due to insufficient staffing". (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Plague: Ancient teeth reveal where Black Death began, researchers say
Researchers say they finally know the origin of the plague that killed tens of millions in the 1300s. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ambulance waits: 'Can you please tell them to hurry up or I shall be dead'
As the health safety watchdog warns on ambulance delays, the BBC investigates the case of 94-year-old Ken Shadbolt. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Warning food prices to rise quickly over summer
There will be a spike in food prices this summer, the Institute of Grocery Distribution predicts. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Disappointment over 5% pay offer to Scottish NHS staff
The government's offer has been described as a real-terms pay cut for health service workers. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heatwaves: What do they do to the body and who is at risk?
What impact do high temperatures have on our bodies? (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

UK heatwave: How does sunscreen work?
Do you know your UVA from your UVB? (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NHS racism making doctors 'anxious and depressed'
The doctors' union warns institutional racism harms medics' mental health and therefore patient care. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Language around birth should be less judgemental, midwives' report says
A midwives' report into language used during labour and childbirth finds it should be changed. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

More children develop diabetes linked to obesity
Rates of type-2 diabetes are rising and experts are concerned the situation may only deteriorate. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'Normal birth' term makes women feel failure, midwives' report says
A midwives' report into language used during labour and childbirth finds it should be less judgemental. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 15, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cancer: High Street pharmacists to make referrals
Hundreds of pharmacists in England are being given powers to send patients for cancer scans and tests. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Monkeypox to get a new name, says WHO
There is an urgent need for a non-discriminatory and non-stigmatising name, scientists agree. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Wales plan to end new HIV cases includes easier PrEP and condom access
Better access to condoms and PrEP are among proposals to stop new HIV cases in eight years. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 14, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news