Chemistry 'Van Gogh' could help with cancer

Scientists capture "incredible" images of instructions contained in DNA being read

NHS 'haemorrhaging' nurses as 33,000 leave each year

More than one in 10 leave the NHS in England every year, enough to staff more than 20 hospitals.

Minister for loneliness appointed to continue Jo Cox's work

The government creates a new ministerial role, which continues the work of the late MP Jo Cox.

Cost legacy of decades-old NHS blunders begins to rise

Experts say maternity wards are still making the same "avoidable errors".

East of England ambulance delays: 20 patients have died, says MP

The deaths occurred when a trust did not move into its highest emergency level, Clive Lewis MP says.

Measles outbreak in five English regions

Numbers of cases have been increasing since late 2017 and are linked to ongoing large outbreaks in Europe.

Man ruptures throat by stifling a sneeze

Clamping your nose and mouth shut when you need to sneeze is dangerous, doctors warn the public.

Employers urged to 'normalise' menopause in the workplace

A BBC survey found 70% of women did not tell their employers about their menopause symptoms.

Manchester Children's Hospital: 'Dangerously low' staffing levels reported

Using an "honesty box" to voice their concerns, medical staff say they fear patients' safety is being risked.

'Being a teenage mother is so lonely'

New guidelines aim to cut UK teenage pregnancy rates which remain among the highest in Europe.