Health issues and medical breakthroughs from around the world.
Aspirin doesn’t protect healthy older people from heart attacks
Wed 12 Sep 2018
Europeans living longer - but obesity on the rise
Wed 5 Sep 2018
Babies born to women infected with Zika virus – more problems emerge in first year
Wed 29 Aug 2018
How to spot the deadliest type of stroke which causes bleeding in the brain
Wed 6 Dec 2017
Donor organs shortage 50 years after 1st heart transplant
Wed 22 Nov 2017
Will 10,000 steps a day keep the doctor away?
Wed 15 Nov 2017
“How statins could cut pneumonia deaths”
Wed 8 Nov 2017
Sleep paralysis: when the brain wakes up – but the body doesn’t
Wed 1 Nov 2017
The 'hidden' virus that attacks the liver
Wed 25 Oct 2017
Ebola survivors left with cataracts and other eye diseases
Wed 10 May 2017
Why a diagnosis of heart failure can have a profound psychological impact
Wed 5 Apr 2017
The card game challenging medics to stop using jargon words and simplify their language
Wed 22 Mar 2017
What are the qualities required from those who want to travel to Mars?
Wed 8 Mar 2017
Replacing smoky cook stoves with gas - to improve the health of women and babies.
The explosive spread and impact of the mosquito-borne virus.
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