Two dead after pigeon dropping infection at hospital

An investigation is under way after patients contracted a fungal infection associated with pigeon droppings.

Differences in GP access across England 'shocking'

A BBC analysis suggests there is a shocking variation in access to GPs across England, doctors' leaders say.

Mental Health: Tougher checks before Superdrug Botox

The high street retailer will check mental health of customers before giving Botox or fillers.

Pharmacists warn of a 'surge' in shortage of common medicines

Patients in England are struggling to get hold of drugs such as painkillers and anti-depressants.

IVF dad 'floored' over baby he did not consent to

The man sued an IVF clinic after his ex-partner forged his signature to use frozen embryos.

'My son's severe asthma is very distressing'

Every three seconds in the UK, someone has an asthma attack which could be life-threatening, a charity says.

A bit of meat, a lot of veg - the flexitarian diet to feed 10bn

And you don't have to be vegan to follow the "planetary health diet".

Carter Cookson 'has hours to find new heart'

Doctors say Carter Cookson, who is on life support, needs an organ transplant as soon as possible.

Teenage cancer survival 'on the up' in England, report finds

But youngsters living in poorer areas of England had lower chances of survival, cancer data found.

Haemochromatosis 'bigger threat than we thought'

Genetic disorder Haemochromatosis can cause liver failure, diabetes and severe arthritis if untreated.