Last updated on Wednesday 25th November 2015 16:15:57 GMT
- Junior doctor dispute 'to go to Acas'
The government has agreed to talks at Acas in the dispute with junior doctors - and is now urging the British Medical Association to call off the three days of strikes planned for December.
- Winter deaths 'highest since 1999'
There were an estimated 43,900 excess deaths in England and Wales last winter, the highest number in 15 years.
- Weekend births 'pose higher death risk'
Babies born in hospitals in England at the weekends have a "significantly" greater chance of dying than those born on weekdays, researchers say.
- GPs urged to report unfit drivers
Family doctors must tell the DVLA about any patients who continue to drive when they are medically unfit to do so, says the General Medical Council.
- Experts call for caution over Ritalin
Stimulant drugs like Ritalin should be used judiciously in hyperactive children because they can have unpleasant side effects, say experts.
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