There have already been outbreaks in Manchester, London, Edinburgh, and Birmingham, but deaths are not centrally recorded.
Although the policy is standard practice across most European nations, it will face heavy opposition in the UK.
An increasing number of women are reportedly shunning post-mastectomy restorative surgery on their chests.
At first, the rise of testosterone prescriptions might appear puzzling. But dig beneath the surface, and a different picture emerges.
It takes a kitten to set me musing on my father’s mildly bonkers habits and the quirks of heritability.
Compulsive Googling is a common but little-known aspect of many OCD sufferers' lives.
A collective cultural resistance has halted scientific progress on the male contraceptive pill.
Underlying the Statin Wars are two different world-views: the technological and holistic.
A charitable initative to encourage sufferers to knit a Christmas jumper signalling their condition is well-intentioned but way off the mark.
Profound changes in technology, work and community are transforming our ultrasocial species into a population of loners.
Ministers have flirted with this idea for over a decade. It’s bad policy, as well as poor ethics.
As Brexit looms, the government needs scrutiny. We'll provide it.