Will change to organ donor rules mean more transplants?

The government is proposing a big change by moving to a system of "presumed consent" in England.

Huntington’s breakthrough may stop disease

Scientists say it could be the biggest breakthrough in neurodegenerative diseases for 50 years.

Paying mothers incentivises breastfeeding, study finds

More than 10,000 new mums were offered up to £200 in shopping vouchers as encouragement to breastfeed.

Londoners given GP access over weekends and evenings

An extra 75,000 appointments are available across the capital each month.

Mesh risks not passed on to doctors

A major medical company failed to tell doctors the full extent of some of the risks posed by mesh implants.

Major NHS trust put in special measures

Health regulator NHS Improvement announces the step after trust chairman, Lord Kerslake, resigns.

Lactalis baby milk in global recall over salmonella fears

Britain and China are among the countries affected by the recall of baby milk formula products.

Vaginal mesh ban 'a retrograde step', surgeons say

Many women benefit from the use of vaginal mesh and they should have a choice, surgeons say.

Report recommends social care packages are means-tested

It also says the social care workforce is "exploited" and should be paid the living wage.

Anorexic student Averil Hart 'failed by every NHS body'

University student Averil Hart's family say she starved herself to death in 10 weeks.