CHRONIC problems accessing NHS dentistry in the district provoked a fiery discussion at a health scrutiny meeting.
Health problems related to poor diet, drinking and smoking are costing the NHS in England more than £11bn each year, officials say.
Women's mental health needs are not being considered adequately despite the rising rate of female suicide, campaigners have warned.
Facebook's founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan have pledged $3bn (£2.3bn) to fund medical research over the next decade.
A Scots nurse who survived Ebola has been cleared of misconduct charges by the Nursing and Midwifery Council.
Hospitals are facing record levels of delays in discharging patients, figures from NHS England show.
More than two billion people could be at risk from Zika virus outbreaks in parts of Africa and Asia
Moderate drinking does not appear to affect a woman's fertility, according to new research.
Researchers may have discovered a method of detecting changes in the eye which could identify Parkinson's disease before its symptoms develop.
Leading doctors have criticised a "weak" government strategy to tackle childhood obesity in England
A £6.6m extension to a Swansea hospital's cardiac intensive care unit has been unveiled.
Sudden unexplained infant deaths, or cot deaths, have reached the lowest level on record in England and Wales, according to the latest figures.