REFER SOMEONE YOU LOVE. And get your next month FREE!

                            *Terms and Conditions apply. View here

Health News

Contaminated blood scandal: Inquiry 'must uncover truth'

10:45 AM 24/09/2018

A public inquiry into the scandal that left 2,800 people dead is under way.

Laxative sales may be restricted under government review

11:51 AM 24/09/2018

The government is considering action amid fears they are being abused by people with eating disorders.

Obesity 'to be linked to more female cancers' than smoking

06:39 AM 24/09/2018

Cancer Research UK predicts excess weight will be linked to more cancers in women than tobacco in 25 years.

Women harassed after seeking sperm donors online

06:13 AM 24/09/2018

One woman says a potential donor turned out to be married and had undergone a vasectomy.

Mental health: Five hour journey for anorexia help

06:51 AM 24/09/2018

One teenage girl has to travel five hours to London to get treatment for anorexia due to a lack of Welsh services.

Child mental health: Camhs 'not fit for purpose'

11:10 PM 23/09/2018

Families say children have to be suicidal before they receive help.

NHS to save 'hundreds of millions' in landmark drug ruling in England

10:05 AM 21/09/2018

Two drug companies were trying to stop doctors offering a cheaper eye treatment.

'I gave birth, and got Hepatitis C'

12:44 AM 21/09/2018

When Jackie Britton was given a blood transfusion during childbirth, it could have killed her.

Care job vacancies in England rise to 110,000

01:24 AM 24/09/2018

The government will launch an adult social care recruitment campaign to promote care careers.

'Don't go cold turkey' to quit smoking

01:55 AM 20/09/2018

The annual Stoptober campaign launches with a warning to seek help when trying to kick the habit.

Shropshire hospitals baby deaths review cases rise to over 100

04:00 PM 19/09/2018

Baby and mother deaths, as well as birth injuries, are being reviewed at hospitals in Shropshire.

Pre-sex HIV drug should be made available on NHS, MPs say

12:11 PM 20/09/2018

The Prep drug is cost-effective and proven to work, three MPs say.

Are drink-driving limits too high?

11:30 AM 19/09/2018

How are the limits on how much alcohol you can drink set?

Contaminated blood scandal inquiry is 'too little, too late'

02:39 AM 24/09/2018

Barbara's husband was a victim of the contaminated blood scandal that left nearly 3,000 people dead.

Life as a medical photographer at Addenbrooke's Hospital

11:44 PM 22/09/2018

See what life is like as a medical photographer at a city hospital.

Will 'Modicare' be a success in India?

09:15 AM 23/09/2018

India has launched its new flagship health insurance scheme, dubbed "Modicare".

Why I'm happy 'living flat' after breast cancer

11:10 PM 21/09/2018

Juliet, who blogs about her recovery from cancer, explains why she didn’t want breast reconstruction after her mastectomy.

'We haven't had sex in three years'

12:44 AM 20/09/2018

A survey of 2,000 Mumsnet and Gransnet users finds 29% have had sex fewer than 11 times in the past year.

Periods 'keeping girls out of school'

05:26 PM 20/09/2018

Some 350,000 girls say they have missed school at some point because of being on their period, research from YouGov suggests.

Jelly treats for people with dementia

11:11 PM 19/09/2018

After his grandmother was hospitalised, Lewis invented a hydrating treat for people with dementia.

Grenfell: Back to the school

09:56 AM 19/09/2018

15 months after Grenfell, the school below the tower reopens its doors - what's it like to return?

Coca-Cola 'in talks' over cannabis-infused drinks

02:34 PM 17/09/2018

A report says the drinks giant is in discussions to develop pot-infused beverages with a cannabis firm.

Rachel Day died of sepsis 10 days after diagnosis

07:02 AM 13/09/2018

Rachel Day was 29 when she contracted sepsis which ravaged her body killing her 10 days later.

How can you get enough iron from your diet?

11:19 PM 11/09/2018

How can you ensure you're getting the iron you need from your food, without eating too much red meat?

Making Australia care about 'silent epidemic'

03:05 PM 28/08/2018

Syl Freedman's petition for an endometriosis drug went viral - then she helped to change policy.

Cruise ship rescue: How to survive for 10 hours in the water

11:35 AM 20/08/2018

Warm water, a calm head and being a woman can all work in your favour.

London knife crime: Can Chicago's model cure the violence?

01:00 AM 21/09/2018

London is following Chicago's lead in tackling violent crime like it is an infectious disease.

Why is IVF so popular in Denmark?

11:51 PM 20/09/2018

It has the biggest proportion of babies born through assisted reproductive technology in the world.

Changing the lives of people with dementia

12:32 AM 21/09/2018

Confronting the stigma and isolation people with dementia face in some communities around the world.

'We're in love but never have sex'

12:48 AM 20/09/2018

A survey of 2,000 Mumsnet and Gransnet users finds 29% have had sex fewer than 10 times in the past year.

Making sure you get the right type of calorie

10:01 AM 19/09/2018

Meet the latest dietary idea being used in the battle against the bulge - the "quality" calorie.

'I've performed 23,000 post-mortems'

12:10 AM 18/09/2018

Dr Richard Shepherd has examined evidence from 9/11 and 7/7 terror attacks, and the death of Stephen Lawrence.

Crowdfunded cancer treatments - do they work?

07:50 AM 14/09/2018

Experts are concerned vulnerable patients are being exploited.

Can cold water swimming treat depression?

12:19 AM 13/09/2018

One young woman stopped all her medication after taking up swimming in cold water every week.

'There's so much guilt in being a modern parent'

12:24 AM 11/09/2018

With one in three children obese, Jamie Oliver explains how to eat healthily at home.

Mark Lawrenson's cancer diagnosis and other TV stars 'saved' by viewers

02:03 PM 10/09/2018

Football pundit Mark Lawrenson is not the first celebrity to have his illness diagnosed on screen.

The secret shame of having no sperm

11:37 PM 09/09/2018

Male infertility is now the most common reason for couples to seek IVF - but men often feel alone.

You, me and the Big C: 'Like listening to friends'

06:14 PM 06/09/2018

Fans of the You, Me and the Big C podcast pay tribute to Rachael Bland, who died on Wednesday.

Powered by BBC News

Get Connected




We are so sorry this has happened, we will get you up as soon as possible.

Fibre broadband.

Connecting you fast.

Upgrade today.
Please provide us with the details below, we will then do the magic our side to progress this fault. A member of the Carefree Team will contact you, to look after you every step of the way.
Account Number:
Alt. Number:
Fault description:

Offering Unlimited Fibre Broadband.

As little as £7 per month.

Upgrade today.

Before we can start to process your order, please enter the details required.

Don't worry, you're not committing to anything at this stage. You can change your mind any time during the process.


Offering Unlimited Fibre Broadband.

As little as £7 per month.

Upgrade today.

Before we can start to process your order, please enter the details required.

Don't worry, your not committing to anything at this stage. You can change your mind any time during the process.

House Name:
House Number:
Please wait