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Teen one of first UK proton-beam patientsTeen one of first UK proton-beam patients

Manchester's Christie hospital has the UK's first dedicated treatment centre for the pioneering treatment.

Young at higher risk of asthma attack, says charityYoung at higher risk of asthma attack, says charity

Amy Pay, 27, says she didn't take her asthma seriously until she nearly ended up in hospital.

How virtual reality can help you manage painHow virtual reality can help you manage pain

A company in Israel is using virtual reality computer games to help patients deal with chronic pain.

Child's death linked to Glasgow hospital pigeon infectionChild's death linked to Glasgow hospital pigeon infection

The fungus from bird droppings was a "contributing factor" in the death of the youngster at a Glasgow hospital.