- Councils 'don't pay fair price for care' October 25, 2016Nine out of 10 councils in the UK are failing to pay realistic prices to support older and disabled people in their own homes, the industry says.
- Bengoa review: Ambitious health care shake-up unveiled October 25, 2016Northern Ireland health minister unveils a 10-year plan to reform a health system 'at breaking point'.
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- The 30-second chat that can trigger weight loss October 25, 2016Doctors who spend 30 seconds telling patients they need to lose weight can have a dramatic impact, a study shows.
- Women 'nearing equality with men - in alcohol consumption' October 24, 2016Women have caught up with men, at least when it comes to knocking back alcohol - a global study of drinking habits shows.
- Diabetes: Tenth of adults at risk of disease by 2035 October 24, 2016Health experts are warning that one in 10 adults in the UK will be at risk of developing diabetes by 2035.
- Baby Lynlee 'born twice' after life-saving tumour surgery October 24, 2016A baby girl is "born" twice in Texas after surgeons cut open her mother's womb to remove a tumour that threatened to stop her heart.
- Teen hackers study considers link to addiction October 24, 2016A study for Europol suggests efforts to stop young people hacking could learn from anti-addiction efforts.
- Doctors name treatments that bring little or no benefit October 24, 2016Senior doctors release a list of 40 treatments which they say bring little or no benefit to patients, to try to reduce unnecessary medical procedures.
- Heading footballs 'affects memory' October 24, 2016Heading a football can significantly affect a player's brain function and memory for 24 hours, a study finds.