BBC Health News

16 Jul 2018
Blooms have flourished during the warm spell but they pose a health risk to humans and animals.
15 Jul 2018
Horsefly bites are painful and can lead to a skin infection that may require antibiotics, say doctors.
15 Jul 2018
Cherelle Farrugia, 25, breaks out in a painful rash every time she comes into contact with water.
14 Jul 2018
It is the first time a long-term license for the use of the drug is granted in the UK under the new panel system.
14 Jul 2018
Dr Andrew Bastawrous has invented an app that has been shown in clinical trials to help more children see clearly.
13 Jul 2018
The outdated technology was last widely used in the 1990s.
13 Jul 2018
The charity argued it would be forced out of business by a £400m bill for the past six years.
13 Jul 2018
It is the largest payout over allegations that Johnson & Johnson's talc-based products cause cancer.
13 Jul 2018
Beth Baldwin campaigned for change after her son Peter died from Type 1 diabetes complications aged 13.

Wyre Forest Health Partnership News

1 Mar 2018
In February, Stella Baldwin, the patient representative on the WFHP board, organised a very well attended meeting of all the six PPGs that are attached to WFHP.
There was excellent representation from all of the sites, with 28 patients; along with the Chairman of WFHP, Dr Roy Williams and the CEO, Clare Nock. All of the 6 sites have their...
19 Feb 2017
The WFHP is offering additional GP appointments across all of their sites on a Monday evening; as well as extra appointments at our centrally located Kidderminster Medical Centre.
This new service is available to patients who needs to see a GP urgently and has had a prior telephone conversation with their GP who will then book them in. In addition to offering some...