BBC Health News

BBC Health News

The latest stories from the Health section of the BBC News web site.

UK's top doctor calls for global health effort

Countries must work together to tackle global health risks, the outgoing UK Chief Medical Officer has warned.
6 hours 3 min ago

Women 'must be warned' of breast implant illness

One woman says she experienced severe pain, tiredness, hair loss and allergies because of the condition.
6 hours 40 sec ago

Would this burger tempt you to eat meat?

Two BBC presenters put Impossible Foods' meat-free burger to the taste test. How does it shape up?
1 day 6 hours ago

NHS boss: Tax bills could mean 'loss of 60 doctors'

Doctors' refusal to work overtime is the issue, its chief executive warns.
2 days 15 hours ago

Wolverhampton hospital's 'regret' over new mum's death

The trust running Wolverhampton's New Cross says lessons have been learned to better manage sepsis.
2 days 15 hours ago