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Latest stories, news and breaking health and medical news from across the world.

Mental health crisis home treatment team cases up 17%

The number of referrals to mental health crisis teams in Wales has risen by 17% in the last three ye..

Spinal surgery for unborn babies to be available on NHS

Spinal surgery for unborn babies with the birth defect spina bifida is to be made routinely availabl..

Pharmacy chain leaks personal details of 24,000 workers

A major pharmacy chain has apologised after admitting sensitive employee information was leaked. Th..

Tax junk food high in sugar and salt, says top doctor

England's top doctor has accused the food industry of "failing the public" and is calling for t..

‘Drunk tanks’ to ease NHS pressure

NHS England is making up to £300,000 available over the festive period to fund dozens of "drunk tank..

Have waits for GP appointments got longer?

How long do you wait to see your GP? Members of the BBC NHS Health Check Facebook group report wait..

Rise in reports of polio-like illness being investigated

An increase in reported cases of a rare polio-like illness that mostly affects children is being inv..

Widow’s A&E plea after husband dies in hospital corridor

A widow has pleaded for people to "stay away from A&E unless it is life-threatening" after her husba..

Processed meats and ready meals ‘still too high in salt’

There is still too much salt in processed meats such as sausages and bacon and ready meals, a Public..

Prosecutors investigate spinal implant

Swiss prosecutors have launched an investigation into a failed spinal implant approved by UK regulat..

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