BBC News - Health
BBC News - Health
BBC News - Health

Half of young people willing to get Covid jab - study
27 Sep 2021 at 7:01pm
The findings come from one of the first Covid surveys asking the young, rather than parents, their views.
Hospitals in England can relax Covid rules to treat more patients
27 Sep 2021 at 1:03pm
Testing and isolating low-risk patients before planned operations can be dropped, new advice says.
NHS Highland pays out millions to bullied staff
28 Sep 2021 at 7:45am
The health authority says it expects payments to reach 3.4m after a culture of bullying was exposed.
NHS waits: More people feeling forced into private healthcare
26 Sep 2021 at 7:21pm
Increasing numbers are raising money to go private rather than wait for NHS operations.
Addenbrooke's Hospital: A&E patients made to wait in car park
27 Sep 2021 at 11:34am
A woman was left in "disbelief" as her daughter and other patients were made to wait in the cold.
Margaret Keenan: First UK person to get the Pfizer jab gets booster
24 Sep 2021 at 12:00pm
The 91-year-old got her booster in Coventry alongside the matron who administered her first dose.
Covid: Cancer backlog could take a decade to clear
23 Sep 2021 at 8:06pm
Research identifies 20,000 missing patients in England - and warns more staff and equipment are needed.
QE Hospital Birmingham: Winter looms with staff 'hanging on by a thread'
24 Sep 2021 at 9:43am
A hospital consultant says workers at the QE in Birmingham are already under "immense" pressure.
Covid: How can missing five million be persuaded to have the jab?
22 Sep 2021 at 8:19pm
Headlines have focused on teenagers and booster doses - but millions still haven't had a first jab.
What is fat freezing and what are the risks?
24 Sep 2021 at 9:59am
A non-surgical technique to remove stubborn fat from the body can have side effects.
Covid-19: Life expectancy is down but what does this mean?
23 Sep 2021 at 8:27am
Life expectancy for men has fallen because of the Covid pandemic - but what will be the long-term effect?
Turkmenistan: Getting Covid in a land where no cases officially exist
18 Sep 2021 at 9:24pm
People in Turkmenistan are struggling to get treatment in a system that denies there are any cases.
Ros Atkins on... why people are using a horse drug
15 Sep 2021 at 7:12pm
Ivermectin is being used by some to treat Covid-19, despite the benefits being unproven.
Covid: Which countries are vaccinating children and why?
13 Sep 2021 at 8:24pm
Millions of children around the world are being offered a Covid vaccine.
Covid-19: How a Norwich care home is preparing for autumn and winter
16 Sep 2021 at 8:04am
How are care home staff and residents preparing to face a second autumn and winter of Covid-19?

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