BBC Health News

BBC Health News

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

Chemists demand clarity on cannabis-related goods

Non-medicinal CBD is now on sale in High Street shops across the country, including chemists.
2 days 4 hours ago

'My boss lets us book hangover days'

One firm lets employees work from the comfort of their own sofa, even after they've been out drinking.
2 days 4 hours ago

Could talking about football help combat dementia?

Patients and their carers in Birmingham meet to reminisce about players and the game they love.
2 days 3 hours ago

White Island volcano: Why New Zealand is importing skin

The number of people with severe burns means doctors are sourcing donor skin from the US.
2 days 14 hours ago

'Four hours to walk off pizza calories' warning works, experts say

Consumers should be told it takes four hours to walk off the calories in a pizza, researchers say.
3 days 3 hours ago