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Menstrual cups 'as reliable as tampons'

Scientific review shows they are as leakproof as other sanitary products, say researchers.

Tafida Raqeeb: Parents bid to get daughter treated in Italy

Doctors treating Tafida Raqeeb in the UK have said it is in her best interests to be allowed to die.

Scotland has highest drug death rate in EU

The number of drug-related deaths in the country soared last year, with the rate now three times that of the UK as a whole.

Anorexia stems from body as well as mind – study

The eating disorder charity Beat said the findings were groundbreaking.