Theresa May calls for mental health to be priority

Tackling mental health problems needs 'urgent attention', says the prime minister.

End-of-life care not 'culturally competent'

A study hopes to boost the small number of black and Asian people using end-of-life care services.

Deadly Ebola outbreak 'not global threat'

But World Health Organization says it is an emergency in the Democratic Republic of Congo and needs more funding.

Listeria outbreak: Health secretary orders NHS food review

It comes as two more patients die in an outbreak linked to hospital sandwiches and salads.

Tattoo parlours pose infection risk, warn health experts

With one in five adults now having a tattoo, more should be done to protect the public, a report says.

Abortions high 'shows need for contraception access'

There were more than 200,000 abortions in England and Wales last year - the highest ever recorded.

NHS Wales and care patients given new 'citizen voice' body

It will provide a simpler way for people to raise issues about the NHS and social care, it is claimed.

Sussex Partnership NHS Trust fined for failing Lewes Prison inmate

Teenager Jamie Osborne took his own life on the hospital wing of Lewes Prison in 2016.

What personalised medicine could mean for your health

Technology is making it possible to tailor treatments to ever smaller groups of patients.

Contaminated blood: What caused the NHS scandal?

The infection of up to 30,000 people with contaminated blood is one of the biggest NHS scandals.