Home / Health (page 152)


Health News and Related Articles

Hospitals ‘failing’ on genetic bowel cancer test

Image copyright Sutton family Image caption Stephen Sutton had Lynch syndrome and died of bowel cancer aged 19 in 2014 More than 80% of NHS hospitals in England are failing to test bowel cancer patients for the genetic condition Lynch syndrome, according to the charity Bowel Cancer UK. The condition …

Read More »

Man has ‘world’s worst’ super-gonorrhoea

Image copyright Getty Images A man in the UK has caught the world’s “worst-ever” case of super-gonorrhoea. He had a regular partner in the UK, but picked up the superbug after a sexual encounter with a woman in South East Asia. Public Health England says it is the first time …

Read More »