Ultra-tough antibiotic to fight superbugs

The modified drug might help put an end to resistant superbug infections, experts hope.

Scientists find that smoking harms livers of unborn babies

Researchers find that the cocktail of chemicals in cigarettes is harmful to developing liver cells.

Doctor in the House

Dr Rangan Chatterjee, from Doctor in the House, on the options available to people living with back pain.

Autism diagnoses ‘could be reduced under NHS plan’

The National Autistic Society says it is deeply concerned about NHS plans in south-west London.

Germany vaccination: Fines plan as measles cases rise

Parents could be fined up to €2,500 if they fail to see a doctor about vaccinating their children.