More medical news from BBC Health
WHO sounds alarm over W Africa Ebola
BBC Health : July 31, 2014, 12:59 pm
The World Health Organization and presidents of West African nations affected by the Ebola outbreak are to announce a joint $100m response plan.
S Leone declares Ebola emergency
BBC Health : July 31, 2014, 6:20 am
Sierra Leone's president declares a public health emergency to curb the deadly Ebola outbreak and order epicentres of the disease to be quarantined.
The very public NHS privatisation debate
BBC Health : July 31, 2014, 5:51 am
The debate over the NHS's use of the private sector
Minister wants UK animal tests ban
BBC Health : July 31, 2014, 5:20 am
Norman Baker - the minister in charge of regulating animal experiments - tells the BBC he wants a total ban on them.
VIDEO: Is it a 'good' summer for insect bites?
BBC Health : July 31, 2014, 5:16 am
An increasing number of people are falling prey to creatures like ticks, horseflies, midges and mosquitoes as warm, wet weather creates perfect breeding conditions for insects.