Darek Fidyka's recovery described as 'more impressive than man walking on the Moon'
Some cancer patients will be allowed to take unlicensed medicines under the Medical Innovation Bill
Scientists believe fizzy drinks may be the 'invisible culprit' of age-related diseases
The UN launches an emergency appeal for funds as China is criticised for its failure to contribute
Researchers express scepticism over the US defence company's nuclear fusion 'breakthrough'
After a dog in Texas is quarantined and another is put down in Spain, concern is growing about pets and Ebola
But Royal College of Nursing says ministers need to invest in more staff to improve patient care
Ebola is a frightening disease, but others kill far more people without generating international alarm
Midwives, ambulance crews and thousands of NHS staff walked out for four hours today over pay
A US company says it has created the 'ultimate' veggie burger – one that looks, smells and tastes like meat
The Lib Dems say they will introduce targets and increase funding for mental health care – but is it enough?
New report says eating too much saturated fat can lead to heart attacks and stroke after all
New BBC2 science series gets better when David Attenborough's anointed heir comes down to earth
Britain must loosen its immigration policy if it wants to 'punch above its weight' in science, says John O'Keefe
British professor John O'Keefe among trio who discovered the brain's internal navigation system
The NHS says vulnerable people should get a flu vaccine before winter sets in
Whether it's a planet, a dwarf – or just an astronomical hot potato – the status of Pluto provokes surprisingly strong feelings
A unusually severe outbreak of enterovirus D68, which has put hundreds in hospital, is causing alarm
The number of young doctors entering the profession is failing to keep pace with those set to retire
David Cameron tries to counter Labour's plan to focus its election campaign on the NHS