BBC Health News

BBC Health News

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

Noel Conway: Terminally ill man granted assisted dying appeal

Noel Conway wins the right to challenge a High Court decision against changing the law on assisted dying.
10 hours 18 min ago

Pressure 'easing' on busy A&E units

Ambulance delays are down, but hospitals remain over-crowded, figures for England show.
11 hours 46 min ago

A&E safety risks in Wales 'unacceptable'

Hospital safety is being "compromised to an unacceptable degree", Welsh emergency consultants warn.
12 hours 7 min ago

Fundraising page set up for disgraced liver surgeon

A former patient says Simon Bramhall is a "man of excellence."
1 day 7 hours ago

The choir helping people with dementia

"He comes alive when he's here."
16 hours 20 min ago