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Heatwave causes spike in insect bite calls to NHSHeatwave causes spike in insect bite calls to NHS

Horsefly bites are painful and can lead to a skin infection that may require antibiotics, say doctors.

The eye doctor who could not see the starsThe eye doctor who could not see the stars

Dr Andrew Bastawrous has invented an app that has been shown in clinical trials to help more children see clearly.

Mencap wins 'unaffordable' overnight back pay appealMencap wins 'unaffordable' overnight back pay appeal

The charity argued it would be forced out of business by a £400m bill for the past six years.

Johnson & Johnson to pay $4.7bn damages in talc cancer caseJohnson & Johnson to pay $4.7bn damages in talc cancer case

It is the largest payout over allegations that Johnson & Johnson's talc-based products cause cancer.