Health

Scientists discover 'why stress turns hair white'

Image copyright Getty Images Scientists say they may have discovered why stress makes hair turn white, and a potential way of stopping it happening w...

Whorlton Hall abuse: Care watchdog wrong not to publish critical 2015 report

Image caption Whorlton Hall was a 17-bed unit for adults with learning difficulties and autism The care watchdog was wrong not to publish an inspecti...

Coronavirus: UK to monitor flights from China as precaution

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption The BBC's online health editor talks us through what we know about the virus The UK is to ...

Beyond Veganuary: Is going plant-based a smart way to lose weight?

Image copyright Laura Banks / Sumaya Tarabi Search for #Veganuary on Instagram and you'll find meatless burgers, dairy-free croissants and porridge t...

Dementia patients being 'dumped in hospital'

Image copyright Thinkstock Dementia patients are being dumped in hospitals in England because of a lack of community care, a charity says. The Alzhe...

Cardiff hospital trials cooling patients after cardiac arrest

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption Medical staff have involved 54 patients from Wales in the cooling trial A year ago, Andrew...