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How to stop female doctors from dropping out in Pakistan, Mon, 21 Aug 2017 21:53:32 GMT
Many female doctors in Pakistan drop out when they start a family. There's a new scheme to help them continue in practice by doing online video clinics on their laptops.

'Healthy people get lung cancer too', Mon, 21 Aug 2017 11:03:20 GMT
Vicky Veness shared a photo of herself looking healthy that was taken just hours before she was diagnosed.

Dad gets tattoo of brain shunt after daughter's surgery, Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:14:51 GMT
Briar Hickenbottom-Marriott says she doesn't feel lonely any more after her dad's show of support.

Masks for smear test patients in Thailand, Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:08:05 GMT
A health clinic in Thailand is handing out masks to encourage more women to attend their cervical smear tests.

Stephen Hawking: 'I wouldn't be here without the NHS', Sun, 20 Aug 2017 00:29:04 GMT
The scientist backed the NHS in a speech that was critical of government policy and Jeremy Hunt.

Struggling after giving birth? You're not alone, Sat, 19 Aug 2017 04:23:30 GMT
These mums had traumatic births, and they want more to see more honesty about the toll it can take.

Mum leaves random notes in York for new mothers, Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:45:58 GMT
The letters offer mums a chance to take a second for themselves.

How to get up mountains in a wheelchair, Sat, 19 Aug 2017 00:43:07 GMT
Michelle, who has multiple sclerosis, is going on a trek in the Lake District for the first time in more than 10 years.

Why Scottish babies might start sleeping in cardboard boxes, Tue, 15 Aug 2017 05:12:38 GMT
Baby boxes containing essential items are to be delivered to new mothers across Scotland.

Brian Blessed 'bit off' umbilical cord delivering baby, Fri, 11 Aug 2017 23:23:56 GMT
Actor, director and Grampy Rabbit in Peppa Pig, Brian Blessed reveals Four Things You Don't Know About Me

Third of men say work a factor in mental health problems, Wed, 09 Aug 2017 12:22:50 GMT
Andrew Ormerod explains how his unsustainable workload led to mental health problems.

'I chose surgery due to a lack of toilets', Tue, 08 Aug 2017 23:46:18 GMT
Marni Smyth chose to have a suprapubic catheter fitted to help retain her independence.

Dr Derek Gatherer on catching and avoiding norovirus, Tue, 08 Aug 2017 13:50:14 GMT
Explaining how to stave off the norovirus, which is suspected of making some World Championships athletes ill.

Ian Paterson: Victims react to increased sentence, Thu, 03 Aug 2017 15:30:08 GMT
Debbie Douglas tells the BBC, "I didn't think I'd be so emotional" as Ian Paterson is given 20 years in jail.

Game of Thrones star Kit Harington backs care pay campaign, Wed, 02 Aug 2017 18:46:01 GMT
Kit Harington wants the government to fund six years' back pay for overnight carers.

Helen Mirren thinks moisturisers don't work - we ask an expert, Thu, 03 Aug 2017 20:47:44 GMT
Helen Mirren has been quoted - in colourful language - saying moisturiser does nothing. Is she right?

Addenbrooke's Hospital welcomes dog therapist, Thu, 03 Aug 2017 15:11:26 GMT
Mylo is the latest dog recruit at Addenbrooke's Hospital to help in the care of elderly patients.

The birth of the water baby, Tue, 01 Aug 2017 23:04:10 GMT
In 1977 a state hospital near Paris began changing the way women gave birth.

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