Sickle cell: ‘Did our son have to die to change things?’

Sickle cell disease is the fastest-growing genetic condition in the UK but some feel the illness,…

Manchester music cafe brings joy to people with dementia

A music cafe is helping people with dementia sing, play instruments and even dance after coronavirus…

The Wanted’s Tom Parker opens up about his cancer diagnosis

Tom Parker from boy band The Wanted says he refuses to let cancer dominate his life,…

Sajid Javid: ‘We need to avoid unsustainable pressure on the NHS’

There will be “no single trigger” for reimposing some coronavirus restrictions during winter, the health secretary…

Call for South Asian bone marrow donors to save four-year-old

A four-year-old girl from London with leukaemia has been given only weeks to live unless she…

Covid vaccine: No suggestion booster would be needed twice a year – chief medics

There is no suggestion the booster jab programme will have to reoccur every six months, the…

Medical officers recommend Covid vaccines for older children

The benefit of vaccinating younger people was an “important and potentially useful additional tool” England’s chief…

Singer who lost her voice sings again

When former singer Tanja Bage was told she would lose her voice to throat cancer, she…

Vaccine creator says choice of UK boosters and first doses elsewhere is ‘too simplistic’

Professor Dame Sarah Gilbert has said the choice between offering Covid booster jabs in the UK…

Boris Johnson on need to address NHS wait times

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has spoken to the BBC about the need to address NHS wait…