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30 March 2015 Last updated at 14:22

Parents rarely spot child obesityObese children

Parents hardly ever spot obesity in their children resulting in damaging consequences for health, doctors warn.


Syringe being filledMeningitis B vaccine deal agreed

All babies in the UK will soon have a potentially life-saving vaccine against meningitis B after a deal with drug manufacturers, the health secretary says.

Surgeons in an operating theatreCameron promises 'seven-day NHS'

All hospitals in England will provide "a truly seven-day NHS" by 2020 under a future Conservative government, David Cameron says.

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Hugh Pym Article written by Hugh Pym Hugh Pym Health editor

Labour and that £2.5 billion for the NHS

The tussle between the parties over the billions of pounds they are pledging for the NHS in England

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Fergus Walsh Article written by Fergus Walsh Fergus Walsh Medical correspondent

Europe's first non-beating heart transplant

Surgeons in Cambridgeshire perform the first heart transplant in Europe using a non-beating heart.

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Nick Triggle Article written by Nick Triggle Nick Triggle Health correspondent

Spot the difference

The parties' plans for the health service have been pored over for differences, but are there actually more similarities?

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As we live longer and with council budgets tight, the social care system that supports us in our later years is under increasing pressure. Find out the costs you might face.

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