Anti-depressants: Major study finds they work

Scientists hail "good news for patients" as analysis finds 21 drugs reduce symptoms of depression.

India doctors remove world's 'largest brain tumour'

The patient had been living for three years with the 1.8kg tumour, which was larger than his head.

NHS 'dangerously' short of 100,000 staff

Figures show one in 12 posts in England is unfilled - enough to staff 10 large hospitals.

Asthma inhalers recalled in device alert

Specific batches of Ventolin Accuhaler and Seretide Accuhaler do not deliver the full dose.

Share your NHS stories and memories with the BBC

As the NHS turns 70 we want to hear from doctors, nurses, porters and patients, past and present about your memories and experiences

Red wine compound 'could help tooth decay and gum disease fight'

Polyphenols found in red wine helped fend off harmful bacteria in the mouth, a study finds.

Review ordered into epilepsy drug, vaginal mesh and Primodos

The PM wants concerns over a pregnancy test, vaginal mesh implants and an epilepsy drug to be looked at.

Partially paralysed man blinks to communicate

Simon Field might not be able to move but he can still communicate, by blinking.

Tool 'names and shames' hidden drug trials

Institutions that fail to report the results of drug trials will be named on a new website.

FaceTime chat 'saves woman's life'

Woman notices her sister is suffering from a stroke while they spoke on a FaceTime call.