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Stephen Hawking: I'm worried about the future of the NHS

Cambridge professor criticises health secretary and warns about role of private sector in the NHS.

'Safer' Down's syndrome test to be introduced in Wales

The new test - which has a reduced risk of miscarriage - will be offered from next year.

Calories in popular foods must be cut, say health officials

Health officials target pizzas, burgers and ready meals to help tackle child obesity in government drive.

Ashbrooke Care Home closed over 'serious risk to life'

Ashbrooke Care Home was closed after an unannounced inspection found "systemic care failings".