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Clean air: Do low emission schemes improve children’s lungs?, Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:12:52 GMT
Children in London and Luton are taking part in a study to measure how their lungs are affected by air pollution.

'I wanted a black belt at the age of 75', Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:46:24 GMT
This group of high kicking, power-punching pensioners prove "it's never too late to learn".

The ultrasound scan you can do yourself, Wed, 16 Jan 2019 00:17:30 GMT
A US company has produced an ultrasound scanner that plugs into an iPhone and costs $2,000 (£1,555).

Student makes bucket list after cancer diagnosis, Tue, 15 Jan 2019 00:04:29 GMT
Laura Nuttall had just started university when a routine eye test discovered several brain tumours.

Intersex surgeries: is it right to assign sex to a baby?, Mon, 14 Jan 2019 01:37:42 GMT
Attitudes are changing to the medical practice, with some calling them limiting and unnecessary.

Healthy eating: What is a correct food portion?, Mon, 14 Jan 2019 00:06:47 GMT
British Nutrition Foundation launches new "handy" guide to stop people cooking and eating too much.

What does air pollution do to our bodies?, Mon, 14 Jan 2019 02:10:44 GMT
David Shukman examines the effect that air pollution has on our bodies.

Medical students: More needed to meet demand for doctors, Fri, 11 Jan 2019 16:37:02 GMT
Northern Ireland needs at least 100 more medical students a year to meet the increasing demand for doctors.

The refuge for children with microcephaly, Fri, 11 Jan 2019 01:01:55 GMT
A school in Kenya is rescuing children with microcephaly, who are considered a curse by many local communities.

FOP: Instagram and my one-in-a-million illness, Sat, 12 Jan 2019 00:12:56 GMT
Zoe Buxton is a fashion and lifestyle blogger whose body is slowly turning to bone.

'I went to Oxford with undiagnosed TB', Fri, 11 Jan 2019 00:03:53 GMT
Tilly Rose challenges people's pre-conceived ideas about her and helps others get a university place.

'How I learnt to love myself through positive thinking', Tue, 08 Jan 2019 00:29:30 GMT
A single mum from Birmingham has changed the way she thinks about herself by using "positive chitter-chatter".

Medibears help children at Norfolk and Norwich Hospital, Tue, 08 Jan 2019 10:19:25 GMT
The soft toys are fitted with tubes and other medical equipment to put young patients at ease.

The 'superwoman' midwife of the mountains, Mon, 07 Jan 2019 00:11:20 GMT
After she had to give birth without any help, one Himalayan woman decided to train to become the first midwife in her area.

CES 2019: EyeQue's glasses test you can do at home, Mon, 07 Jan 2019 08:22:43 GMT
EyeQue's smartphone accessory lets owners order new glasses without having to see an optician.

Sir Billy Connolly: 'Death doesn't frighten me', Thu, 03 Jan 2019 16:15:55 GMT
Sir Billy reminisces about his life as he returns to Scotland for a documentary airing on Friday evening.

Should the NHS pay for transgender fertility treatment?, Mon, 31 Dec 2018 14:23:46 GMT
Some transgender people get free fertility treatment but it's not the same for everyone who's transitioning.

‘Losing 18st left me uncomfortable in my own skin’, Fri, 28 Dec 2018 17:02:54 GMT
Jack Towers is crowdfunding for surgery to remove his excess skin, but the NHS won't pay for it.

Smoking v vaping: Watch lab test results, Fri, 28 Dec 2018 00:16:43 GMT
E-cigarettes are significantly less harmful than traditional cigarettes, a government advisory body says.

Care home trials virtual cycling trips for dementia patients, Fri, 28 Dec 2018 00:10:14 GMT
Care home staff say a cycling scheme has improved wellbeing among residents living with dementia.

The buddies who send recovery parcels for support, Tue, 25 Dec 2018 00:02:26 GMT
Strangers with long-term mental and physical illnesses are being paired up and encouraged to send gifts to one another to stop them feeling isolated.

Knitting after grief leads to love, Sun, 23 Dec 2018 00:10:16 GMT
When she started knitting after her bereavement, Clare didn’t realise it would raise thousands for charity – and help her find love again.

Christmas 2018: 'It's hard being young and sober', Sat, 22 Dec 2018 09:53:06 GMT
Three people who all drank in their teens tell how they have turned their back on alcohol.

Obama plays Santa at children's hospital in Washington, Thu, 20 Dec 2018 11:28:19 GMT
Former US President Barack Obama plays Santa - delivering gifts, singing and greeting patients.

Five tips if you've found out your child has an allergy, Thu, 20 Dec 2018 00:07:17 GMT
If you've recently found out that your child has an allergy, here's some charity-endorsed tips to help.

My filler was botched but now I love my natural lips, Wed, 19 Dec 2018 03:29:39 GMT
After 18 months of pain and embarrassment over botched lip filler, we follow Paige, 22, from Doncaster, as she gets hers dissolved.

Doctor turns author after having strokes, Tue, 18 Dec 2018 10:09:06 GMT
A rare condition robbed Dr Louise Lightfoot of her dream job but has given her a new purpose.

Derby pub's 'sign-a-long' for boy with Down's syndrome, Wed, 19 Dec 2018 04:39:49 GMT
Regulars have learned Makaton sign language to perform five-year-old Oliver Callis's favourite song.

Royal Marines' Christmas gift for boy with arthritis, Mon, 17 Dec 2018 14:54:21 GMT
Malachi Neat, 14, is given the chance to take on their assault course at their training base in Devon.

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