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Experts say more people with drug and alcohol problems should be fast-tracked for treatment.
Judge finds disputed metal-on-metal hip replacement "not defective" in group action at High Court.
At least 11 die and 800 fall ill after eating the deadly fungi in the west of the country.
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Smart technologies can sift through data to help the NHS spot diseases quicker, the PM is to say.
More than 300 people have taken the manufacturers of allegedly faulty hip replacements to the High Court.
Some 4,000 vaccines are being used to try to stop an outbreak that has killed at least 26 people.
As a man dies from an exploding vape pen, we ask how dangerous are the devices?
A group of teenagers at a school where free sanitary products are available tackle the stigma around periods.
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Josh has a rare genetic condition and is losing his memory but feels "positive" about his future.
Rap producer Steel Banglez shares his struggles with depression and how he was able to overcome it.
The socks have three sensors reading weight distribution, movement and orientation of the foot.
Sleep clinics are helping parents ensure their children get a good night's rest.
Memories are transferred from one snail to another in a laboratory.
Is when we eat clashing with our circadian rhythms and could changing our mealtime habits boost our health?
It is unrealistic to think Ebola will ever be eradicated, but it is now easier to prevent a crisis.
NHS spending on the private sector was just over £9bn last year.
More than 1.6 million prescriptions for ADHD medication were dispensed last year - double 10 years ago.
A study in China suggests a daily egg may reduce the risk of a stroke
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A photographer's portraits of strangers helped him to overcome his mental health problems.
A hospice charity wants people to talk more about dying and bereavement.
Vicky Clayton cannot give her son the thing he wants most in the world - his dad.
Seven-year-old Harper Mitchell Hyslop has rare lung condition which makes it difficult to be in any heat.
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