BBC Health News

BBC Health News

The latest stories from the Health section of the BBC News web site.

Danger map reveals health threat zone

South America could be home to the next major threat to the world's health, researchers say.
7 hours 11 min ago

Meet the designer making clothes for diabetic women

Natalie Balmain has type 1 diabetes and says the clothes she has designed will help women manage the condition.
3 hours 48 min ago

Ebola virus burial teams 'saved thousands of lives'

A key part of reducing the number of Ebola deaths was ensuring safe burials, research says.
10 hours 28 min ago

'Remarkable' drop in new HIV cases among men

Among gay and bisexual men, new diagnoses have fallen for the first time in England.
16 hours 27 min ago

Pioneering proton beam therapy for 10-year-old girl

Amelia Brome from Lancashire was diagnosed with cancer in January 2017.
20 hours 4 min ago