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Tue Jun 18 4 per day
Health (BBC)
The gay men breaking blood donation rules
The men believe who they have sex with should not prevent them from giving blood.
15 hrs ago | BBC Health site

Lives 'destroyed by NHS eating disorder failures
As more than a million people struggle with illnesses such as anorexia, two reports say more must be done.
16 hrs ago | BBC Health site

Danniella Westbrook: Drug-free EastEnders star 'to train as therapist
Danniella Westbrook says she is drug and alcohol-free for the first time in years.
16 hrs ago | BBC Health site

Listeria outbreak: More affected hospitals named
Eight hospitals have reported cases of listeria linked to sandwiches and salads eaten by patients.
23 hrs ago | BBC Health site

Prescription drugs sold illegally in Uganda
The BBC has uncovered evidence that prescription drugs have been taken out of circulation by health workers and sold on illegally.
1 day ago | BBC Health site

Nyall Brown death: Norfolk and Suffolk mental health trust criticised
Mental health trust staff do not always read a patient's notes before seeing them, says a coroner.
2 days ago | BBC Health site

How personalised medicine is being used to save lives
Technology is making it possible to tailor treatments to ever smaller groups of patients.
2 days ago | BBC Health site

NHS Wales and care patients given new 'citizen voice' body
It will provide a simpler way for people to raise issues about the NHS and social care, it is claimed.
2 days ago | BBC Health site

Lyme disease has 'dominated' my life
Morven-May MacCallum speaks out as GPs are urged to be vigilant about the infection spread by ticks.
2 days ago | BBC Health site

BAME doctors more likely to be investigated than white ones
David Sellu tells his story as BBC figures suggest BAME doctors are proportionally more likely to be investigated than white doctors.
2 days ago | BBC Health site

Listeria outbreak: Health secretary orders NHS food review
It comes as two more patients die in an outbreak linked to hospital sandwiches and salads.
3 days ago | BBC Health site

End-of-life care not 'culturally competent
A study hopes to boost the small number of black and Asian people using end-of-life care services.
3 days ago | BBC Health site

Deadly Ebola outbreak 'not global threat
But World Health Organization says it is an emergency in the Democratic Republic of Congo and needs more funding.
4 days ago | BBC Health site

Sussex Partnership NHS Trust fined for failing Lewes Prison inmate
Teenager Jamie Osborne took his own life on the hospital wing of Lewes Prison in 2016.
4 days ago | BBC Health site

Sussex Partnership NHS Trust fined for failing Lewes Prison inmate
Teenager Jamie Osborne took his own life on the hospital wing of Lewes Prison in 2016.
4 days ago | BBC Health site

Abortions high 'shows need for contraception access
There were more than 200,000 abortions in England and Wales last year - the highest ever recorded.
4 days ago | BBC Health site

Abortions high 'shows need for contraception access
There were more than 200,000 abortions in England and Wales last year - the highest ever recorded.
4 days ago | BBC Health site

Contaminated blood: What caused the NHS scandal?
The infection of up to 30,000 people with contaminated blood is one of the biggest NHS scandals.
4 days ago | BBC Health site

Contaminated blood: What caused the NHS scandal?
The infection of up to 30,000 people with contaminated blood is one of the biggest NHS scandals.
4 days ago | BBC Health site

Tattoo parlours pose infection risk, warn health experts
With one in five adults now having a tattoo, more should be done to protect the public, a report says.
4 days ago | BBC Health site