Health regulator to investigate care home rape cover-up claims

Matthew Edwards | July 28, 2017

The health regulator said it would hold itself to account over “openness and transparency”. Source: Health

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Regret 'improves children's decision-making'

Matthew Edwards | July 28, 2017

The ability to experience regret plays a “crucial role” in children’s development, a study suggests. Source: Health

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Slimy slugs inspire 'potentially lifesaving' medical glue

Matthew Edwards | July 27, 2017

The secretion is very strong, moves with the body and sticks to wet surfaces, scientists say. Source: Health

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Charlie Gard parents 'denied final wish' to spend longer with son

Matthew Edwards | July 27, 2017

Connie Yates says the hospice plan allows “very little time with our son”, denying their final wish. Source: Health

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Hollie's story

Matthew Edwards | July 27, 2017

Research is being carried out into the genetic cause of lipoedema – a disease causing painful fat to build up in the legs. Hollie, 32, is having surgery to treat hers. Source: Health

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Charlie Gard parents hold private talks about his end of life care

Matthew Edwards | July 26, 2017

Both sides are discussing arrangements for the terminally-ill baby’s end of life care. Source: Health

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Diesel and petrol car ban: Clean air strategy 'not enough'

Matthew Edwards | July 26, 2017

The clean air strategy should include a scrappage scheme and clean air zones, campaigners say. Source: Health

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What's in a disposable nappy?

Matthew Edwards | July 26, 2017

There may be some materials you did not expect. Source: Health

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Charlie Gard: Court hears hospice best option for baby

Matthew Edwards | July 25, 2017

The judge will rule by 14:00 BST on Wednesday whether his parents can take Charlie home to die. Source: Health

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More than 86,000 NHS posts vacant, says report

Matthew Edwards | July 25, 2017

An official report suggests the NHS in England is short of thousands of staff – particularly nurses and midwives. Source: Health

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