BBC News - Health
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Today 'So proud of my children with Down's syndrome'
A mother who has two children with Down's syndrome says she wants the world to know she's proud of them.
Today Risky operation removes parasitic twin from baby
Baby Dominique is recovering in the US after an operation to separate her from her parasitic twin.
Yesterday How a life model uses nudity to explain his disability
Kevin French poses as a nude life model to explain more about his disability.
Yesterday Baby separated from parasitic twin in risky operation
Surgeons explain the challenges of the complex operation to separate Dominique from her parasitic twin.
Yesterday Down's syndrome teenager addresses the UN in Geneva
A teenager with Down's syndrome has addressed the United Nations in Geneva asking them "why all this testing?"
Yesterday Online care home bed booking system aims to cut hospital bed blocking
The system is aiming to reduce hospital bed blocking with real time bookings of care home beds.
Yesterday Down's syndrome mum: 'Don't feel sorry for us'
A mother who has two children with Down's syndrome says she wants the world to know she's proud of them.
Yesterday 'Wide awake drunk' on energy drinks and alcohol mix
Mixing caffeine-laden energy drinks with alcohol is a risky combination on a night out, scientists warn.
Mar 20 Spider venom may offer stroke therapy
Protein extracted from funnel webs may help minimise the effects of brain damage after a stroke.
Mar 20 Happiness report: Norway is the happiest place on Earth
It beats Denmark to the top spot as the UN ranks countries to mark international happiness day.
Mar 20 Doctor admits misleading over Ebola
Dr Hannah Ryan took the temperature of Scottish nurse Pauline Cafferkey hours before she fell seriously ill.
Mar 20 Restoring my femininity after cancer
Kat Roberts, from Plymouth, said the damage to her hair from the cancer treatment left her feeling "unfeminine".
Mar 20 Hot chocolate serving 'has more salt than packet of crisps'
Every category of packaged food except one is exceeding target salt levels, a survey finds.
Mar 20 Sperm swimming technique 'all down to simple maths'
Knowing why some sperm succeed and others fail could help treat male infertility, researchers say.
Mar 20 'Out of control'
Australian Jessica May overcame acute anxiety by setting up a recruitment firm for people with mental and physical disabilities.
Mar 20 Dementia diary: 'When your mother doesn't know who you are'
Joey Daley documents life with his mother after she was diagnosed with dementia.
Mar 20 US man held for sending flashing tweet to epileptic writer
"Let's see if he dies," the suspect wrote in a Twitter message to another user, investigators say.
Mar 20 Swimming technique of sperm 'all down to simple maths'
Knowing why some sperm succeed and others fail could help treat male infertility, researchers say.
Mar 19 Restoring my femininity after cancer
Kat Parker, from Plymouth, said the damage to her hair from the cancer treatment left her feeling "unfeminine".
Mar 18 Lily Beddall: Girl with Down's syndrome models for Matalan
A two-year-old toddler with Down's syndrome has been chosen as one of the new faces of Matalan.
Mar 18 'Healthiest hearts in the world' found
A group of people in Bolivia could teach us all how to look after our hearts better, say researchers.
Mar 17 'Healthiest hearts' in the world found
A group in Bolivia could teach us all how to look after our hearts better, say researchers.
Mar 17 'Huge advance' in fighting world's biggest killer
An injection cuts cholesterol to the lowest levels ever seen in medicine, in an international trial.
Mar 17 Google DeepMind's NHS deal under scrutiny
A paper examining DeepMind's use of 1.6 million patient records says there were "major inadequacies".
Mar 17 'Huge advance' in fighting world's biggest killer
Injection cuts cholesterol to lowest levels ever seen in medicine.
Mar 15 Doctor's advice on Trumpcare v Obamacare: 'Don't get sick!'
The new Republican healthcare plan viewed from three perspectives.
Mar 15 Healthcare battle in rural America
The new Republican healthcare plan viewed from three perspectives.
Mar 15 Obesity crisis
Could global trade in vegetable oil be to blame for our growing obesity crisis?
Mar 15 Toddler group joins forces with Cambridge care home
Weekly visits from a toddler group help residents with dementia at a Cambridge care home.
Mar 15 Parents create drug to save their daughters
When their twins were diagnosed with a fatal illness Chris and Hugh Hempel developed a new medicine.