NHS faces huge clinical negligence legal fees bill

Doctors' groups say the current system is not fit for purpose and requires "fundamental" reform. Read more »

Sperm donations from dead men should be allowed, study says

Research suggests the method could help curb a growing shortage of UK donations. Read more »

Call to tax ‘hidden’ sugar in pre-mixed alcoholic drinks

Some cans of spirits and cocktails sold in shops and supermarkets contain eight teaspoons of sugar. Read more »

Cambuslang mum suing NHS after attempted murder accusation

Kirsteen Cooper was arrested and put in a jail cell after a hospital wrongly accused her of trying to harm her daughter. Read more »

Immune discovery ‘may treat all cancer’

Research is at an early stage but scientists said it had huge potential for destroying cancers. Read more »

New China virus: Your questions answered

Are airports screening arrivals? Can the virus affect anyone who has travelled to China recently? Read more »

Blue Monday: Why it’s a ‘load of rubbish’

Blue Monday - known as the most depressing day of the year - was made up by a travel company in 2004. Read more »

‘Dad died violent death in dementia care unit’

John O'Reilly died a week after being pushed by another patient at a dementia care unit in County Armagh. Read more »

HPV puts ‘strain’ on millennial sex and dating

Changes to smear tests will mean more HPV diagnoses but there is concern over myths about the virus. Read more »

Period poverty: Schools urged to order free menstrual products

Period poverty campaigners are urging schools and colleges to opt-in to the new scheme in England. Read more »