More medical news from BBC Health
Newcastle health boss Sir Leonard Fenwick sacked
BBC Health : August 17, 2017, 11:52 am
Longest serving NHS chief executive Sir Leonard Fenwick called it "an orchestrated witch hunt".
Mental health services patchy, says PM
BBC Health : August 17, 2017, 9:44 am
Theresa May says the UK's mental health services are "patchy" and has told Newsbeat she's going to review them.
Peanut allergy treatment 'lasts up to four years'
BBC Health : August 17, 2017, 5:17 am
Four years after children in a study took the oral treatment, 70% had no allergic reaction to peanuts.
Calories in popular foods must be cut, say health officials
BBC Health : August 17, 2017, 4:06 am
Health officials target pizzas, burgers and ready meals to help tackle child obesity in government drive.
Bowel cancer test: 'No health minister' means NI people must wait
BBC Health : August 15, 2017, 10:21 am
A new screening test for bowel cancer in NI is on hold because there is no Stormont health minister.