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New courses are in under-doctored areas as ministers set out plans to expand student places by 25%.
Alfie Dingley is six - his family want him to be able to use medical cannabis to manage his epilepsy.
The BBC uncovers allegations that staff at an Essex mental health trust supplied vulnerable patients.
Two patients have had pioneering stem cell therapy to restore their vision.
A study finds men with low sperm counts are more likely to have health issues that put them at risk.
A study finds chemicals in lavender and tea tree oil appear to be hormone disruptors.
Police have said they are "extremely concerned" about the baby's mother's welfare.
The plan aims to review the number of medicines taken by residents, which can be 10 or more.
ITV's Andrea McLean, who reached early menopause, tells commuters to cut hot flush sufferers "slack".
Nursing students at a number of universities struggle with student loan overpayments, says the nurses' union.
Ambulance service bosses have warned Worcestershire Royal that patients face "significant risk of harm".
GPs prescribed nearly 24 million potentially addictive painkillers, equivalent to 2,700 an hour.
"I think he's done more than anyone else," says a former student.
Petrol and diesel cars must be phased out earlier than the 2040 target, Commons committees say.
A hysteroscopy examines the inside of the womb and improves diagnosis, health officials say.
Missed sleepovers, exam issues, secrets from siblings - the challenges of growing up with HIV.
MPs are debating a petition calling for all people with cystic fibrosis to be given the life-changing, but very expensive, drug.
Louise Willetts says she is completely well following treatment that was originally used on cancer patients.
A team at the Georgia Institute of Technology is developing a stethoscope for your knees.
In Qatar, over 70% of the population is overweight or obese.
The musicians hope to show that disabled people can and should be more involved in classical music.
Twenty-nine-year-old Tracy has acne, and worries about what people think of her at work.
Lex has rosacea and says it's hard to be honest about her skin online.
The weird semi-aquatic creature's milk could lead to the creation of a new type of antibiotic.
The online reference tool, designed by health experts, aims to stem the cosmetic surgery "designer vagina" trend.
Flu comes along every year - but just how bad it will be is hard to predict.
Why one disabled BBC journalist has found the reporting of Stephen Hawking's death troubling.
George and his mum Gina explain how skiing helps him cope with his autism.
At the age of 17 Sherry Denness tried to kill herself nine times in 10 days, and only then got the help she needed.
How a woman came up with an idea that could have revolutionised blood testing - if it had worked.
Norway has led the way in introducing a sugar tax - but not everybody in the country is a fan.
Allergies made a young dancer afraid of food and she was the size of a six-year-old at the age of 11.
As the NHS turns 70 we want to hear from doctors, nurses, porters and patients, past and present about your memories and experiences
How Mexican entrepreneur Ixchel Anaya launched a reusable nappies business that exports around the globe.
One woman has finally found good care after years of struggling with the condition
For years, Lucie was treated for mental health problems - in fact she had a severe form of premenstrual syndrome.
A nerve agent was used to poison a Russian former spy and his daughter. What are they and what do they do?
Ellen Murphy's boyfriend sustained brain damage in an unprovoked attack. She turned to music to help.
Use our tracker to check whether your local services are meeting strict waiting-time targets for cancer, routine operations and A&E.
Patients facing long waits for treatment tell the BBC what it is like to be left in limbo.