West Lane Hospital patients ‘at high risk of avoidable harm’

Two patients died in two months at the Middlesbrough centre, which has been rated inadequate. Read more »

High blood pressure in mid-30s may pose risk to brain health

People in their mid-30s need to watch their blood pressure to protect brain health in later life. Read more »

New drug for people who can bleed uncontrollably

NHS England is funding a new treatment for patients with severe haemophilia A. Read more »

Vitamin D: Add ‘sunshine vitamin’ to flour, study says

One in five UK adults doesn't get enough of the "sunshine vitamin", especially in winter. Read more »

‘Why me? I had ovarian cancer at 14’

Kelliyah thought she was putting on weight - and was shocked to find her condition was much more serious. Read more »

More schoolchildren ‘rejecting cigarettes’

The proportion of surveyed pupils who have ever smoked tobacco drops to a record low of 16%. Read more »

Essex dad’s pollution superhero tale for life-limited son

He hopes the children's book will create a legacy for his son, 5, who has a degenerative condition. Read more »

Ambulance 999 target times ‘should be reinstated for stroke victims’

Mair Gore was told she would have to wait two-and-a-half hours for an ambulance after having a stroke. Read more »

Why is the UK seeing a rise in measles cases?

Three years after eliminating the infection, Britain has lost its 'measles-free status'. How? Read more »

Call for crackdown on junk food price deals to tackle obesity

Health groups want restrictions on multi-buy promotions in a bid to tackle obesity. Read more »