Blood pressure pills 'work better at bedtime'

Evening doses gives more protection against heart attacks and strokes, a study suggests.

Poor toilet hygiene behind E. coli superbug spread

Not washing hands after going to the toilet is behind the spread of a key strain of E. coli.

Babies born at 22 weeks 'can now survive'

Guidance says improvements in care mean extremely premature babies now have a better survival chance.

First drug that can slow Alzheimer's dementia

Drug company says it will seek permission in the US to start marketing the potentially 'life-changing' new drug.

Heavy social media use linked to poor sleep

Teenagers spending more than three hours on their phones are more likely to sleep badly, a study suggests.

Coventry Hospital: Man, 84, died on trolley 'after six-hour wait'

Donald Driver's daughter says he was ignored by staff as he lay seriously ill in a corridor.

Instagram bans 'cosmetic surgery' filters

Effects showing what people might look after surgery will go, amid concerns they harm mental health.

Breast cancer detected by thermal imaging scan in Edinburgh

A thermal imaging camera in Edinburgh showed that a Slough visitor's breast was a different colour.

Paralympian, 40, ends her life through euthanasia

Belgian Paralympian Marieke Vervoort ends her own life through euthanasia at the age of 40.

Drugs: UK should consider legalising possession, MPs say

The UK's position on drugs is "clearly failing" and a "radical new approach" is required, MPs say.