Severe allergic reactions rise in children in England over past five years

The parents of Natasha Ednan-Laperouse, who died in 2016, call the increase "deeply alarming".

Abusive note left on ambulance in Southend

The ambulance service said the person who left the message should "remember crews are there to save lives".

Worcester University student in meningitis warning after collapse

Matthew Griffin, 21, thought he would be able to sleep off his symptoms after feeling unwell.

Hospital waiting times at worst-ever level

Record numbers in England are on hospital waiting lists, while A&E delays highest since target introduced.

Complementary cancer therapies 'do more harm than good'

Garlic and ginger pills can delay the healing of skin wounds when breast cancer spreads, expert says.

Flu vaccine delay for schoolchildren across Scotland

A UK-wide shortage of the nasal spray is leading to delays in school flu programmes across Scotland.

General election 2019: Labour vows to outspend Tories on the NHS

The party says it would tax the "wealthiest" to cut hospital waiting times if it wins the election.

Northern Ireland's nurses set for December strike

Nurses will hold a 12-hour strike on 18 December, with more action planned before the new year.

Ebola vaccine approved as second jab trialled

A second Ebola vaccine is to be offered to thousands of people in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Vaping nearly killed me, says British teenager

Vaping caused a catastrophic reaction in Ewan Fisher's lungs that meant he could not breathe.