VIDEO: Bolivia’s life-saving knitters

An army of Bolivian knitters is helping to save children with a hole in the heart.

VIDEO: Military healthcare worker free of Ebola

Cpl Anna Cross, the British military healthcare worker who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone, is now free of the disease, as Hugh Pym reports.

Sierra Leone in Ebola lockdown

The authorities in Sierra Leone are enforcing a three-day national lockdown to curb the spread of Ebola, except for short windows to pray.

Office workers ‘too sedentary’

Office workers need to get up and move around more, according to a new campaign.

Fitness linked to lower cancer risk

Very fit men in their late 40s are less likely to get lung cancer and colorectal cancer than unfit men, a study in JAMA Oncology suggests.

First Europe non-beating heart swap

Surgeons in Cambridgeshire perform the first heart transplant in Europe using a non-beating heart.

Has Ebola focus led to other killer diseases being ignored?

Has Ebola caused other killer diseases in Africa to be ignored?