Autism diagnoses 'could be reduced under NHS plan'

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

Why Greek mountain villagers have healthy hearts

Scientists say something in their genes protects their hearts against disease.

Charlie Gard's parents fight for Supreme Court hearing

The couple's ill eight-month-old Charlie Gard is unable to see, hear, make a noise or move.

Kettering General Hospital 'fiddled' waiting time records

A whistleblower says patients were removed because targets were missed.

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.

Fitness trackers 'poor at measuring calories burned'

But they are accurate at measuring heart rate, a study of seven devices has found.

Ancestry.com denies exploiting users' DNA

The genealogy service says it is changing its terms and conditions after being criticised.

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus: Ethiopian wins top WHO job

Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus chosen as new boss of the World Health Organization

'Half a glass of wine every day' increases breast cancer risk

That's what a report says - but we look at all the risks of breast cancer for women.

Frozen 'space sperm' passes fertility test

Viable mouse sperm stored in space gives hope for sperm banks on the Moon, a Japanese team says.