NHS faces huge clinical negligence legal fees bill

Doctors' groups say the current system is not fit for purpose and requires "fundamental" reform.

Sperm donations from dead men should be allowed, study says

Research suggests the method could help curb a growing shortage of UK donations.

Immune discovery 'may treat all cancer'

Research is at an early stage but scientists said it had huge potential for destroying cancers.

Call to tax 'hidden' sugar in pre-mixed alcoholic drinks

Some cans of spirits and cocktails sold in shops and supermarkets contain eight teaspoons of sugar.

New China virus: Warning against cover-up as number of cases jump

Beijing's top leaders urge transparency as it is confirmed the coronavirus can pass between people.

HPV puts 'strain' on sex and dating

Changes to smear tests will mean more HPV diagnoses but there is concern over myths about the virus.

Cambuslang mum suing NHS after attempted murder accusation

Kirsteen Cooper was arrested and put in a jail cell after a hospital wrongly accused her of trying to harm her daughter.

Period poverty: Schools urged to order free menstrual products

Period poverty campaigners are urging schools and colleges to opt-in to the new scheme in England.

New China virus: Your questions answered

Are airports screening arrivals? Can the virus affect anyone who has travelled to China recently?

Being born with no smell: 'I don't know what food tastes like'

Only around 5% of the population suffer from a smell disorder, but it doesn't just affect your nose.