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Understanding the first moments of life could lead to better IVF and explain why women miscarry.
The drug nivolumab, denied to writer AA Gill on the NHS, will be available to patients in England.
The findings come from 10,000 young people's views and make worrying reading, say UK researchers.
The social network is testing a tool that will let people hide categories of ads for the first time.
Some women needed a hysterectomy to remove the sterilisation device Essure.
By the age of five, 95% of children are being vaccinated against measles, mumps and rubella.
Psychologists and celebrities vow to fight a court ruling approving the use of "conversion therapy".
A group of NI men say they have been left in chronic pain after having mesh inserted for hernias.
Women who miscarry in the first round of IVF are more likely to have a baby than those who do not conceive.
The Bake Off winner talks candidly about how her "life revolves around not falling apart".
Medics said they had treated patients with internal bleeding around the eye and blurred vision.
Pet owners are being warned about a disease carried by flies that can infect dogs, cats and people.
Researchers discover that there are seven types of most common malignant child brain cancer.
Southern Health admits breaching health and safety law over the death of patient Connor Sparrowhawk.
It doesn't mean you have a split personality or that you always become violent, a charity campaign says.
People at the highest risk should be offered weight loss and healthy eating programmes, advice says.
The Labour peer and former MP was diagnosed in May, her daughter-in-law announces.
Roger Bainton carried out dozens of unnecessary operations and "experimental procedures".
Kate Pierce was misdiagnosed with tonsillitis and suffered severe brain damage.
US scientists say their technology could have a "significant impact" around the world.
Kate Pierce died in 2013 seven years after a doctor misdiagnosed her meningitis as tonsillitis.
Ellie, who was diagnosed with Hodgkin Lymphoma when she was 15, describes the symptoms of blood cancer.
The 40-year-old says she hopes to persuade more women to check themselves after she found a lump.
Jo Walton's daughter was left severely disabled when the measles infection she had as a child returned 24 years later.
One sufferer of the pregnancy illness describes how difficult it made her daily life.
Lisa Upton had brain surgery to remove a tumour and was wide awake throughout the entire process.
Odette was sleeping rough in a park when she found out she was pregnant.
A BBC investigation has seen first-hand of the devastating impact of the prescription drug pregabalin which has 'flooded' the black market.
Four women explain why they have stopped drinking alcohol and how it's affected their outlook on life.
A lack of emotional closeness affects both men and women's desire for sex, a study suggests.
Golden retriever Storm will be trained to raise the alarm when the six-year-old has a potentially fatal reaction.
A look at the sums behind Theresa May's claim in Parliament.
A Chilean woman campaigning for a change to Chile's total ban on abortions tells her story.
With Britons being warned over the worst outbreak of flu in Australia and New Zealand, should we all get a jab?
Alison Morton was 25 when she was diagnosed with an illness that leaves her with constant pain and profound fatigue.
Amie drank 30 pints a weekend to "keep up with the boys" - but now she has had no alcohol for 16 months.
Many women don't go for cervical screening, so scientists found another way to test for abnormal cells.
Designer Poppy Nash weaves her blood sugar results into the fabric she designs to help manage her diabetes
For doctors who fled to the UK, training to work in the NHS means having to learn the local dialect.
A mum has shared striking photos to raise awareness that people with mental illness do not look a specific way
Craig Stobo's pregnant wife Fiona died from sepsis and he almost lost his own life due to the condition.
A team of UK experts is in Sierra Leone trying to prevent disease adding to the death toll from mudslides.