An elderly woman with chest pain and constipation
Healthy diet markedly reduces type 2 diabetes risk in ethnic minority women, study finds
More doctors should be trained in identifying female genital mutilation in children, says judge
Chief architect of Obamacare sparks furore over wish to “die at 75”
As number of uninsured falls, more US people report they can afford care, survey finds
Three men infected with hepatitis C through contaminated blood start legal proceedings against UK government
US health secretary calls on Republicans to move on from Obamacare debate
Most countries will fail to meet targets on non-communicable diseases, says WHO
Why there's no point telling me to lose weight
Concerns about the off-licence use of amiodarone for Ebola
Need for independent body to consider deaths of all doctors under investigation
Need for an international health emergency response force for future epidemic outbreaks
Margaret McCartney: Who's measuring the harm caused by the new benefits system?
Can private providers be trusted to run NHS hospitals after Hinchingbrooke?
Partners can help each other make positive health behaviour changes, study says
Child immunisation is becoming unaffordable in some countries, charity warns
Prolonged sitting increases risk of serious illness and death regardless of exercise, study finds
Ambiguous or faulty medical communication is responsibility of doctors to put right
Emergency department pressures need to be tackled through integrated urgent and emergency care
Circle's NHS failure: where now for the private sector?
BMA tells GPs to follow own judgment in prescribing antiflu drugs
EU-US investor dispute rules could prevent reversal of decision to outsource NHS services, critics warn
Impact of a behavioural sleep intervention on symptoms and sleep in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, and parental mental health: randomised controlled trial
Preterm birth and the role of neuroprotection
Why India should worry about a coepidemic of diabetes and tuberculosis
Diagnostic accuracy of single baseline measurement of Elecsys Troponin T high-sensitive assay for diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction in emergency department: systematic review and meta-analysis
Managing patients with multimorbidity in primary care
Clinical surgical trials need to be encouraged
Involvement of medical students and junior doctors in research
A defence of CQC, from an affected practice
Some clinical trials are driven by fashion, not science
“Undiagnosing” dementia
Value of randomised controlled surgical trials
Hinchingbrooke Hospital's reply to “inadequate” rating on patient care
A case of progressive bilateral pitting oedema
Misquoting the story of King Canute
The problem with BEAUTY: a medical librarian's perspective
Communicating effectively with patients and relatives
Walking groups improve cardiovascular and general health, study shows
First successful organ donation from newborn is carried out in UK
Tuberculosis cases in England will outnumber US in two years unless trends are reversed
Outcomes improve in babies conceived by assisted reproduction, Nordic study shows
High sensitivity cardiac troponin and the under-diagnosis of myocardial infarction in women: prospective cohort study
Glibenclamide, metformin, and insulin for the treatment of gestational diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Which oral hypoglycaemic for gestational diabetes?
Coughing and abdominal masses: a diagnostic dilemma
Stratifying risk of retinopathy in diabetes and other stories …
An adolescent with an altered state of mind
Abdul Ghafur: Adventurous, emotional, outspoken
Kidney lite: four doctors with only four kidneys
In brief
Indian government outlines plans to tighten tobacco control laws
Treatment of whistleblowers is “stain on reputation of NHS,” say MPs
Complementary medicine centres should be more critical, says Ernst
Obama promises to defend health law and promote “precision medicine”
No more top-down reorganisation in mental health but much more funding, experts urge
A single blood test to rule out myocardial infarction?
Recommendations for physical activity in older adults
India's private medical colleges and capitation fees
Global health agenda on non-communicable diseases: has WHO set a smart goal for physical activity?
We need to discuss India's reliance on private medical colleges
Sleeping on stomach is associated with sudden death in epilepsy, study finds
Pressure on NHS hospitals is “spreading beyond emergency departments,” King’s Fund warns
At least 80 people have died in Crimea since Russian law banned opioid substitutes, says UN special envoy
Release clinicians from the four walls of the hospital or practice
Do you know what your patient is thinking?
Boston heart surgeon shot and killed at Harvard teaching hospital
Are some diets “mass murder”?
Margaret McCartney: Don't be bullied into prescribing Tamiflu
GP pilots are “last chance saloon” for scheme
End of life care services are in limbo after phasing out of Liverpool Care Pathway, MPs hear
Reduced blood pressure and cholesterol are main factors in fall in deaths from coronary heart disease
University silenced student's concerns about research, memo suggests
Less than a 10th of China's couples apply to have second child
Going gently into that good night: what is the best death?
UK moves to legislate on standardised cigarette packaging before election
Quantifying treatment effects in randomised controlled trials
Measles outbreak linked to Disney theme parks reaches five states and Mexico
NHS needs another £65bn by 2030-31, think tank says
Ebola vaccine to be tested on 30 000 volunteers
Skin surgeon who obtained false reference from GP friend is struck off
New campaign to raise awareness of oesophago-gastric cancer may lead to over-investigation, expert warns