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10/23/2017 01:06 AM
3D tech used in bowel cancer surgery
The surgeon is able to communicate with colleagues in the US and India during the operation.
10/22/2017 12:01 AM
'How horses helped me deal with anorexia'
Jamie Pye, from Norfolk, says his work with horses helped him deal with the condition.
10/20/2017 06:16 PM
'Mug's game': Inside the mind of a gambling addict
Paul Grover lost hundreds of thousands of pounds; now he's at a rehab centre for gambling addicts.
10/20/2017 01:42 AM
Henna crowns: 'Hair' for cancer patient
For cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy, losing their hair can be an extremely difficult consequence.
10/18/2017 05:29 PM
Sex life 'dead' after mesh implant
A couple married for 40 years say it's made it "impossible" for them to be intimate.
10/19/2017 05:56 PM
Prosthetic arms made in Salford help Ugandan machete attack victim
Machete attack victim Ninsiima is given prosthetic arms made by Salford University students.
10/18/2017 04:05 PM
Anna Raeburn: I had a backstreet abortion
Writer and broadcaster Anna Raeburn had an illegal abortion in 1965 when she was 21.
10/17/2017 08:27 PM
GP services in Northern Ireland are 'in crisis'
Some patients in Northern Ireland are waiting up to three years to see a consultant about having surgery, following a referral.
10/19/2017 02:21 PM
Lord Steel: We should decriminalise abortion
Former Liberal leader Lord Steel says the 1967 Abortion Act is "out of date"
10/17/2017 06:32 AM
Man diagnosed with breast cancer
Ian Cranston underwent a mastectomy and warns that men can get breast cancer too.
10/14/2017 12:03 AM
Breast reconstruction: 'I wanted to feel normal again'
Rita had a mastectomy last year, after being diagnosed with stage three breast cancer.
10/18/2017 09:06 AM
Catwalk debut for Down’s syndrome teen
Kate, 19, wants to challenge people’s perception of beauty.
10/13/2017 12:31 AM
The little girl who is always hungry
Six-year-old Megan has the rare Prader-Willi syndrome, which means she never feels full.
10/13/2017 12:35 AM
Is there period poverty in the UK?
We spoke to four college students about their experience.
10/12/2017 11:59 AM
Elizabeth Hurley: ‘Breast cancer will be beaten’
Actress and model Elizabeth Hurley has told BBC Radio 5 live she believes breast cancer can be beaten.
10/12/2017 06:23 AM
The flying eye hospital
A pioneering surgical team use an operating theatre on a plane and virtual reality technology.
10/12/2017 06:40 AM
How a polio survivor is educating India's rural children
Sai Padma has not let the near constant pain of her disability stop her from teaching the children of remote Indian villages.
10/11/2017 12:46 AM
The origami-inspired bots that could perform surgery
Researchers at MIT have developed miniature bots that can fold into a number of different shapes.
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