Scores of people have marched through South Shields, over proposed changes to key hospital services on South TynesideRead the full story ›
It's 30 years since Kaylee Davidson Olley became the first baby in Europe to successfully receive a heart transplant.Read the full story ›
The threat of antibiotic resistance could lead to a "post-antibiotic apocalypse" if action is not taken, warns top doctor.Read the full story ›
Public Health England and the NHS urge pregnant women, the over-65s and those with long-term health conditions to get the free vaccine.Read the full story ›
A charity on Teesside has launched a new campaign to try to encourage people to who are reluctant to talk about their mental health issues to seek help.
The charity MIND held an open day in Stockton to invite people to find out more to coincide with World Mental Health Day.
Rachel Bullock reports:
Mental health charity Streetwise had published its findings to coincide with World Mental Health Day.Read the full story ›
People living with motor neurone disease are being encouraged to record their voices, for use in the future if they become unable to speakRead the full story ›
It takes 20 seconds to properly wash hands and completely rid them of germs, experts say.Read the full story ›
Scientists at Northumbria University have developed a new method for diagnosing the deadly Ebola virus more quickly.Read the full story ›
A survey has revealed that the residents of Craven in North Yorkshire are the happiest in the UK - and also have lowest level of anxiety.Read the full story ›