Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt agrees to meet junior doctors' leaders after the decision to ballot medics on industrial action over a new contract.
David Cameron dismisses speculation free school meals for all infant children could be at risk of cuts.
On Pingelap, a tenth of the population is totally colour-blind.
The mystery of why some people appear to have healthy lungs despite a lifetime of smoking has been explained by scientists.
Unlicensed blood product which claims to treat cancer and autism still being sold
Cuts to free school meals for infant pupils in England could harm children's health, say experts in a letter to a newspaper.
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Designer and entrepreneur Vidhi Mehta has developed a biology kit that helps children become ''citizen scientists'', hunting new antibiotics.
The leader of the Junior Doctors' Committee say its members are "incredibly angry" at the "imposition" of a new contract about which there has...
Junior doctors in England are to be balloted on industrial action over government plans to introduce a new contract from August 2016.
Millions of people globally have died unnecessarily from cancers that could have been treated by radiotherapy, according to doctors.
Nomsa Maseko reports from Zambia, where it is hoped a birth simulator being used to train midwives will translate into lives saved in childbirth.