Residents in care homes 'missing out on dental care'

Inspectors warn care homes and the NHS to do more to look after the teeth of vulnerable residents.

Gambling addiction clinic to help addicts aged 13 to 25

The first National Problem Gambling Clinic, offering support to people aged 13 to 25, is set to open.

Power and endurance training 'key to all-round fitness'

Blend of strength and endurance training makes team sport players the fittest of all, a study finds.

Dwarfism drug aims to boost healthy growth

Nine-year-old Sam is taking part in a trial of a new drug researchers hope can boost healthy bone growth.

Family of MND patient: End assessments for terminally ill

Susan Hill had to undergo an assessment before getting a benefit to help pay for carers.

'Living drug' offers hope to terminal blood cancer patients

Doctors say some lymphoma patients are being completely cured in a way "never been seen before".

Long working hours 'linked to stroke risk'

Working long hours is linked to an increased risk of stroke, researchers say.

Mariners Park Care Home: Failings blamed on 'Brexit uncertainties'

Residents had to "bawl and shout" for help and some were left in bed until midday, inspectors find.

Christie cancer hospital's £4.5m proton beam therapy donation

The money will support a proton beam therapy clinical trial for patients with mouth and throat cancer.

Vaccines: Do they wear out? And other questions answered

Prof Beate Kampmann answers your questions on vaccines and the risks of not immunising children.