James Paget Hospital to use Palforzia peanut allergy treatment
A Norfolk hospital is the first to be licensed to treat peanut allergy using a newly approved drug. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

North East Ambulance: Family feel betrayed over fuel-stop admission
Peter Coates' family is angry it has taken three years to learn the circumstances of the callout. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Transgender Sussex paramedic says patients refuse her help
Steph Meech has been spat at and verbally abused by patients she has treated. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Shop-bought menopause tests not worth it, women advised
The kits, sold on the High Street, are not predictive enough to pinpoint the change of life, top UK doctors warn. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 10, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Labour queries PPE contracts and Baroness Mone links
Angela Rayner says there is "suspicion" about contracts for a firm she says is linked to a Tory peer. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

NHS: Wales' hospital treatment time longest in UK - study
Patients are staying an average of seven days in hospital for treatment, a BBC investigation finds. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Smoking age of sale should rise by year each year
Review suggests year by year increases until no-one is allowed to buy tobacco and cigarettes. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Law change to let pharmacists sign people off sick
Patients in England, Wales and Scotland will no longer need to see their GP to receive a "fit note". (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Obesity in Wales: Energy drinks ban for children proposed
Opening takeaways near schools could also end under plans to tackle childhood obesity. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Energy drinks: Selling to under-16s could be banned
Opening takeaways near schools could also end under plans to tackle childhood obesity. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Thailand legalises cannabis trade but still bans recreational use
Thais can now grow cannabis for commerce, but the rules still ban recreational use. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cost of living: Soaring bills damaging people's health, say medics
Experts warn health inequalities will be widened by the surge in the cost of living. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Smoking age should rise, government report to say
A review is expected to suggest a gradual increase as part of the drive to eradicate smoking by 2030. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Doctors' concern as mention of women reduced in NHS advice
Doctors say it may cause confusion but NHS Digital says the updated advice now has wider relevance. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 8, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mum, 29, with inoperable brain tumour in plea for research
Laura Mahon, 29, gave birth at 30 weeks after being told she had an inoperable brain tumour. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - June 8, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news