Sudden unexplained infant deaths, or cot deaths, have reached the lowest level on record in England and Wales, according to the latest figures.
One in three female students in the UK has a mental health problem, a survey suggests.
For decades dentists have recommended flossing as an essential part of oral hygiene. But how useful is it really?
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GP failed to recognise signs of a pulmonary embolism
Without fertility aid Danesha Couch has given birth to three sets of twins
The GDC has reviewed the severe misconduct of a local dentist
The organs surrounded by fat is different in women than in men, says researchers
Sepsis is not being treat seriously enough, says health watchdog
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The US team say the results, published in Nature, are "striking" and should "galvanise" research efforts
Playing simple card games and even a tennis match on the Wii can help stroke patients with their recovery, says researchers in Canada.