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Scientists say they have made a breakthrough in understanding the cause of both motor neurone diseas..
Media playback is unsupported on your device Baroness Tessa Jowell has become the first person to d..
Scientists have created a skin implant they say could one day be used to help detect some of the mos..
Scientists say they are "excited" by the results of a gene therapy trial for the inherited blood dis..
Mental health diagnosis needs to be useful for patients and not simply a meaningless label, a report..
The family of a six-year-old boy with epilepsy has applied to the government to be able to use canna..
Keeping donated livers "alive" with a machine prior to transplants boosts the chances of a successfu..
A new migraine medication – one of the first bespoke drugs for decades – appears to work well even w..