More medical news from BBC Health
Cameron announces seven-day GP service
BBC Health : October 4, 2015, 4:41 am
GPs in England are to be offered a voluntary contract to provide seven-day-a-week cover for patients, David Cameron announces.
Women reassured over safety of Essure implant
BBC Health : October 3, 2015, 4:13 am
UK regulators reassure women the permanent birth control implant Essure is safe despite concerns in the US.
VIDEO: Unusual tools to make clean water in Kenya
BBC Health : October 3, 2015, 4:02 am
Drinking dirty water is a reality for many around the world. One company has teamed up with NGOs to trial a unique device that uses salt and a car battery try tackle this
VIDEO: Turning to blogs not doctors for anorexia
BBC Health : October 2, 2015, 11:53 am
The Children's Commissioner for England is concerned that young people with mental health issues are turning to the web for advice.
VIDEO: Suicides among young Iraqis rising
BBC Health : October 2, 2015, 7:01 am
Activists are warning of a rise in suicides among young people in Iraq.