Chronic fatigue: Overactive immune system 'may trigger ME-like symptoms'

Researchers say the study is a "light in the fog" in the search for the causes of chronic fatigue syndrome.

Are parents prepared for holiday hangovers?

Christmas parties are upon us, but how many parents think about how a hangover will affect their parenting?

'Miracle' six-day-old baby survives Ebola

It took five weeks of round-the-clock treatment to keep Benedicte alive after her mother died.

Obamacare: Texas court rules key health law is unconstitutional

The challenge from a coalition of 20 US states is now likely to go to the US Supreme Court.

Why did Rachel Johnston die after having all her teeth removed?

The families of three people with learning difficulties tell the BBC all their teeth were taken out.

Breast cancer screening error 'overstated'

There was no major incident, just confusion, and the scale of the problem was overstated, a report finds.

Food calculator: What's your diet's carbon footprint?

Check the environmental impact of what you eat and drink.

Overweight patient denied NHS operation by York CCG

Roland Crooke took a loan to pay for private treatment after being told to lose weight for hip surgery

Hospitals 'overcrowding risk' ahead of Christmas

Winter pressures are beginning to bite as hospitals report too many patients are on wards and ambulances face delays at A&E.

Teething gels to be taken off supermarket shelves

Parents are advised to massage their child's gums or use a teething ring before trying the gels.