Hospitals seeing more skin cancer
The number of people admitted to hospital for skin cancer treatment in England rose by nearly a third in five years, figures show. more →
Brain 'can learn to eat healthily'
The brain can be trained to prefer healthy food over unhealthy high-calorie foods, suggests a study from the US. more →
British Ebola patient 'pretty well'
The parents of the first British person to contract Ebola during the outbreak in West Africa say he is recovering well. more →
Reunite Ashya with parents - Clegg
The deputy prime minister calls for the parents of five-year-old brain tumour patient Ashya King to be freed from custody and reunited with their son. more →
Boris Island airport plan 'not dead'
Mayor of London Boris Johnson says plans for an airport in the Thames Estuary, dubbed "Boris Island", are not dead despite a commission looking into the UK's airport needs rejecting the idea. more →
Abuse case council faces inspection
The government is considering conducting an inspection of Rotherham Council in the wake the child abuse scandal, Home Secretary Theresa May says. more →