Joanna is one of at least 9,000 non-smokers in the UK diagnosed with lung cancer every year.
Image copyright AFP Image caption 2016 saw a dip in recorded deaths and affected cases, but this year they have risen. India appears to be in the grip of a swine flu outbreak with 1,094 recorded deaths over the past eight months, said an official report on Wednesday. The last three weeks have seen the […]
Image copyright Getty Images Letting parents get directly involved with the care of their premature babies in intensive care can help the health and wellbeing of both, a study says. A trial in Australia, New Zealand and Canada showed babies whose parents took part put on more weight and continued to be breastfed more often […]
Image copyright PA The NHS in England has nearly 100,000 jobs unfilled, a situation described as “dangerously” understaffed. The total represents one in 12 of all the posts in the health service and would be enough to staff 10 large hospitals. It includes 35,000 nurse posts and nearly 10,000 doctor vacancies. The figures have been […]