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A woman with a rare blood cancer is being denied a life-saving transplant from her brother because h..
The decision to class gaming addiction as a mental health disorder was "premature" and based on a "m..
Media playback is unsupported on your device More than 450 patients died after being given powerful..
The number of elderly people in the UK diagnosed each year with cancer is set to rise by 80% in less..
Ollie, 12, wants to learn to play the drums but he can't after losing some of his hearing follo..
Parents are being urged to check bottles of own-brand blackcurrant cough syrup because of a problem ..
A mother who has been campaigning for a law change on medicinal cannabis is the director of a compan..
Media playback is unsupported on your device Tax rises will be needed to pay for the boost in NHS f..
The use of cannabis for medicinal purposes is to be reviewed, which could lead to patients being pre..