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Slow walking at 45 'a sign of faster ageing'

Gait speed in mid-life indicates how fast the brain and body are ageing, researchers found.

Batten disease: Unique drug for a girl with deadly brain disease

Mila is having far fewer - and briefer - seizures after a drug was designed just for her.

'Unacceptable' delays in diagnosing secondary breast cancer

People should know the signs that breast cancer has spread to other parts of the body, a charity says.

Mother's sepsis warning after hospital failure

Five-year-old Ava Macfarlane died from sepsis in December 2017.