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Women told they aren’t thin enough for eating disorder treatment, MPs told

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAn MP tells one woman's story during a debate on getting more help for those suffering...

Winter deaths in Scotland at highest level in 18 years

Image copyright Getty ImagesThe number of people who died in Scotland last winter hit a 18-year high, new statistics have revealed. There were 23,137 deaths...

I saved my dad’s life with CPR

Image copyright BHF"I heard my mam shout my name. You know when someone shouts your name and it frightens you? I ran downstairs and...

Robot seeks out skin cancer with suction

A semi-autonomous robot that can take different types of measurements from the skin has been developed by researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology...

‘Concerns’ raised about jailed surgeon Sudip Sarker

Image copyright Other Image caption Sudip Sarker was jailed in FebruaryA surgeon jailed for lying about his qualifications had been cleared to work as a...

Crackdown on painkillers amid addiction fears

Image copyright XesaiTwo painkillers are to be reclassified as class C controlled substances amid concerns people are becoming addicted to them and misusing them. The...

Children ‘should be weighed up to age 18’, report says

Image copyright Getty ImagesChildren and young people up to 18 should have their weight and body mass index (BMI) recorded every year, says a...

Dance lessons for the lonely – on the NHS

Image copyright Getty ImagesGPs in England are being given permission to prescribe patients "social" activities, such as dance classes, to tackle loneliness. The strategy, announced...

Cwm Taf baby deaths: ‘My baby is buried 4,000 miles away’

Image copyright Family photo Image caption Chioma Udeogu, who lives in Nigeria, has never been able to return to visit her daughter's grave in Glyntaff...

The teen battling cancer and ‘living every day as it comes’

Billy White, 16, has cancer for the third time, but he's not letting it get him down. The teenager, from Malvern, in Worcestershire, has a...
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