'Flu nearly killed me last winter'

Adam Blackman says he "learned the hard way" why it is so important to be vaccinated against flu.

Patient died after 'transplant surgeon error' in Welsh hospital

A surgeon spilt stomach contents on organs which were transplanted into three patients.

'Half of women will be carers by the age of 46'

Women can expect to take on caring responsibilities more than a decade earlier than men, says study.

UK workers 'pull sickies to avoid going to work'

A BBC survey about morals in the UK finds 40% of adults would call in sick if they needed a day off.

Millions 'missing out' on NHS dentistry

Patients are being turned away, stuck on waiting lists and put off by cost, BBC analysis suggests.

Sepsis digital alert 'led to faster treatment with antibiotics'

The system sends a pop-up warning to nurses when they enter patient readings into health records.

Premature baby's cuddle 'saved twin brother's life'

The mother of premature twins says one's condition improved when his brother was put in his incubator.

Old age: Why 70 may be the new 65

Experts say health and life expectancy gains mean it is time to rethink how we measure and define being elderly.

More families come forward in Shropshire maternity inquiry

Campaigners say 25 new cases have emerged since the leak of a report into maternity care in Shropshire.

Vegan sues Burger King for cooking Impossible Whopper on meat grill

An Impossible Foods spokeswoman says vegans should ask for the burger to be cooked in a microwave.