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01/22/2018 12:22 PM
What happens during a smear test?
Doctor Philippa Kaye talks us through what's involved during a cervical screening test.

01/20/2018 11:14 AM
The Ilford woman who carries her heart in a rucksack
Selwa Hussain is the first woman in the UK to leave hospital with an artificial heart.

01/20/2018 09:47 AM
Boxer Bradley Smith: 'How anxiety nearly ruined me'
Bradley Smith, 20, from St Ives, says people should talk more about mental health.

01/19/2018 01:44 AM
'The infection took my nose and legs'
Oxford professor Liz Frood was fit and healthy until she was struck by what she thought was a stomach bug.

01/19/2018 11:58 AM
Horse trampling woman's face rebuilt
Libby Keating's face was repaired by experts at St George's Hospital in Tooting.

01/18/2018 08:54 PM
Should there be a right to die?
Two women explain their opposing views on the contentious right-to-die issue.

01/17/2018 09:42 PM
Using cannabis helped ease 'frightening' tremors
A mother-of-two from Pembroke Dock wants to see cannabis legalised to help ease symptoms like hers.

01/18/2018 05:52 AM
The choir helping people with dementia
"He comes alive when he's here."

01/17/2018 03:10 PM
How community spirit helps a girl with autism and severe anxiety
A scheme to let parents close their streets to cars so children can play is hugely beneficial to one young resident, who has autism and severe anxiety.

01/17/2018 12:34 AM
Why are so many nurses quitting the NHS?
Why are so many nurses quitting the NHS? One, Mary, tells us her reasons.

01/17/2018 11:47 AM
How nursing in the NHS has changed
Nurses haven been an integral part of the NHS since its inception. Here they talk about what has changed.

01/16/2018 12:13 AM
What does NHS compensation pay for?
The Hord family were given an £8m settlement after an NHS mistake. But what does it pay for?

01/15/2018 11:22 AM
What 'Beads of Courage' mean to young cancer patients
Children undergoing cancer treatment receive beads to document their journey and one mum wants to expand the scheme.

01/15/2018 03:52 PM
UK sends medics to halt Rohingya diphtheria outbreak
There have been 4,000 suspected cases of diphtheria in the overcrowded refugee camps and at least 31 deaths.

01/15/2018 02:23 AM
Weston's tribute to 'remarkable' Falklands surgeon
The Falkands veteran says Surgeon Captain Rick Jolly saved his life and transformed field medicine.

01/15/2018 12:44 AM
'Floating on air' after surgeons remove 19kg tumour
Watch surgeons as they remove a 19.5kg tumour from a woman's body.

01/13/2018 02:27 PM
Living with Alzheimer's at the age of 30
"I'm not going to get better, I'm just going to get worse," says Daniel Bradbury.

01/12/2018 12:00 AM
The 3,000-mile trip for mental health
Jake Tyler began his epic expedition after suffering a "breakdown" in April 2016.

01/12/2018 01:21 AM
Magician Dynamo surprises Hampshire youth club
The world famous magician performs tricks at a youth club and offers its members some advice.

01/11/2018 01:17 AM
Gig Buddies helps people with learning difficulties to go out
A charity pairs people with learning difficulties, who feel daunted by going to gigs, with volunteers.

01/11/2018 12:20 AM
Painting over loneliness - how art can beat the blues
A Singapore artist has taken to painting murals across the city to help alleviate her loneliness.

01/10/2018 11:29 AM
Sister shares graveside photo to encourage smear tests
A cancer victim's sister has shared a graveside picture to highlight the importance of smear tests.

01/08/2018 07:19 PM
'Raw water': A dangerous new health craze?
Start-ups in the US are charging up to £4 per litre of untreated spring water.

01/10/2018 08:42 AM
Bath hospital's giggle doctor making children smile
Dr Ding Dong entertains children in Bath's Royal United Hospital.

01/10/2018 02:08 AM
Double amputee teen racing driver makes comeback
Having his legs amputated below the knee hasn't stopped Billy Monger getting back in the driving seat.

01/10/2018 12:56 AM
The 76-year-old bodybuilder who can still do the splits
A 76-year-old who once competed against Arnold Schwarzenegger in Mr Universe says he is now fitter than the Hollywood superstar.

01/09/2018 12:27 AM
Male suicide: The sisters fighting for their dad
Emma and Toni on the five letters that could save another man like their dad.

01/08/2018 12:19 AM
'I love my scars'
Women bare their scars and the stories behind them for a photography series.

01/08/2018 10:01 AM
Fighting ovarian cancer as a student
A student who was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in her first year of university has created videos and animations to help other young people through illness.

01/09/2018 05:37 PM
Danielle Lloyd on why she's choosing the sex of her next child
Danielle Lloyd has told BBC 5 live she wants to pick the sex of her next child.

01/09/2018 06:08 AM
'10-dummy trick' to help baby sleep a social media hit
How an Essex couple used the "10-dummy trick" to help their daughter sleep.

01/07/2018 01:53 PM
Teenagers turn to wrestling to help with mental health
Gym staff say wrestling has helped teenagers with a range of conditions to better manage their symptoms.

01/08/2018 12:59 PM
The teenager whose skin blisters at the slightest touch
Moin Younis goes through an excruciating skin care routine each day, that can last up to six hours.

01/06/2018 10:52 AM
'Game changer' cancer treatment centre coming to UK
The first high-energy proton beam therapy centre run by the NHS is soon to open in Manchester.

01/06/2018 01:45 AM
The world's most obese man's attempt to lose weight
Juan Pedro Franco was declared the heaviest man alive in 2017, but he has lost weight since.

01/04/2018 09:15 PM
NHS ambulance A&E delays: Patient's hospital wait filmed
Two relatives tell us about their experiences both inside and outside A&E departments this winter.

01/04/2018 01:18 PM
Theresa May sorry for NHS difficulties
The Prime Minster says she knows hospital problems are "disappointing" and "frustrating" for people.

12/21/2017 11:48 AM
Five secrets of a well-run A&E department
Luton & Dunstable hospital has the best-performing A&E in England. BBC's Hugh Pym explains why.

01/03/2018 06:33 PM
What a woman with a bionic hand can feel
Scientists have unveiled the first bionic hand with a sense of touch that can be worn outside the laboratory.

01/03/2018 10:47 AM
'I'll be back' vows broken-back surfer
Devon surfer Andrew Cotton vows to return to the water despite breaking his back trying to ride 'the perfect wave' .

01/02/2018 11:11 PM
How to make your lunchboxes healthier
Parents are being urged to provide healthier snacks to children but which snacks are the most calorific?

01/02/2018 12:09 AM
Health headlines in 2018
The BBC's global health correspondent Tulip Mazumdar tells us what health stories to expect in 2018.

12/31/2017 12:28 AM
Fundraising Derbyshire women share cancer stories
The women - who have all battled against cancer - are raising money for two charitable causes.

12/29/2017 12:22 AM
Crohn's 'felt like I'd eaten knives'
Chris Barker hasn't let a diagnosis of Crohn's disease stop him from becoming a personal trainer.

12/30/2017 07:03 AM
Mental health: 'I restrained my son from killing himself'
A mother describes the affect her 12-year-old son trying to kill himself had on her own mental health.

12/30/2017 12:55 AM
Mitochondrial disease: Death of boy 'has to be for something'
Parents of a three-year-old who died from a rare illness said they want to "learn" from his death.

12/28/2017 04:08 PM
The little girl who got toilet roll igloo for Christmas
All Maggie wanted for Christmas was toilet roll to play with, so her family got creative.

12/27/2017 12:09 AM
Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome: Woman starts hospital navigation website
A woman starts a website to help disabled people navigate hospitals and flag up their facilities.

12/23/2017 12:13 AM
MOBO choir sings for sickle cell disease
Singers with sickle cell disease take over London St Pancras.

12/23/2017 12:27 AM
Miniature donkeys visit care home to spread Christmas cheer
Christmas came early for these care home residents when they were visited by two little donkeys.

 

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