Parents in the UK who leave their car engines running while on the school run could face fines as part of a drive to cut air pollution.
Fri, 30 Jun, 2017
A doctor who admitted misleading other medics over Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey also acted dishonestly, medical watchdogs in England ruled today.
Mon, 27 Mar, 2017
A nurse travelling back from Ebola-stricken Sierra Leone concealed the fact that Pauline Cafferkey had a raised temperature indicating she was infected with the deadly virus, a tribunal in England has found.
Wed, 23 Nov, 2016
A nurse who helped fight Ebola faces being struck off after being accused of recording an inaccurate temperature on an airport screening form for a medic who had contracted the virus.
Mon, 14 Nov, 2016
Most people are unaware of all the lifestyle factors which can increase the risk of dementia, a survey has found.
Fri, 28 Oct, 2016
Sat, 08 Oct, 2016
Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey has been accused of allowing an incorrect temperature to be recorded during a "chaotic" screening process on returning to the UK.
Tue, 13 Sep, 2016
Vaping from electronic cigarettes could be as bad for the heart as smoking the real thing, scientists warn.
Wed, 31 Aug, 2016
Festival-goers in England have been urged to ensure they are vaccinated against measles after a "significant number of cases" were linked to popular events there this summer.
Tue, 09 Aug, 2016
A quarter of children in England start school suffering from tooth decay, new figures show.
Tue, 10 May, 2016
A highly drug-resistant type of “super-gonorrhoea” is spreading across England, with senior medics warning it may become untreatable.
Mon, 18 Apr, 2016
Sat, 30 Jan, 2016
Tue, 26 Jan, 2016
Two military healthcare workers who were in close contact with a servicewoman diagnosed with Ebola have returned to the UK for monitoring but are not showing any signs of the disease.
Fri, 13 Mar, 2015
A woman being treated at a UK hospital has tested negative for the deadly Ebola virus.
Thu, 15 Jan, 2015
A hospital is treating a woman who is suspected of having Ebola.
Thu, 15 Jan, 2015
A patient at North Manchester General Hospital is being tested for Ebola.
Tue, 13 Jan, 2015
Two children tested for Ebola after arriving in the UK from Africa have been cleared of the deadly virus, Public Health England has said.
Sat, 29 Nov, 2014
A woman with links to West Africa is being tested for Ebola at a south London hospital, it has been confirmed.
Mon, 03 Nov, 2014
Sugar in fruit juice has been branded one of the main culprits behind one in every eight children aged three suffering from tooth decay.
Wed, 01 Oct, 2014
A British national who tested positive for Ebola in Sierra Leone is being evacuated to the UK on a Royal Air Force jet, the Department of Health has said.
Sun, 24 Aug, 2014
Three additional cases of blood poisoning linked to a batch of intravenous fluid given to babies have been identified by health officials.
Thu, 05 Jun, 2014
The head of the firm behind a food product which officials have “strongly linked” to the death of one baby and the illness of 14 others in the UK says it is “saddened” by what has happened.
Thu, 05 Jun, 2014
An airline passenger who travelled to Heathrow Airport has been diagnosed with a potentially deadly Sars-like virus.
Sat, 03 May, 2014
Record levels of air pollution will continue to plague the UK, experts have warned.
Thu, 03 Apr, 2014
A teenager in the UK developed pneumonia and was rushed to hospital for treatment for severe lung damage after she contracted tuberculosis from her pet kitten.
Sat, 29 Mar, 2014
Two people have developed tuberculosis (TB) after contact with a cat in the first ever recorded cases of cat-to-human transmission, officials have said.
Thu, 27 Mar, 2014