Margaret Turner-Warwick was one of only two women professors of medicine in London when appointed in 1972

When Margaret Turner-Warwick, who has died aged 92, entered the field of respiratory medicine in the 1950s, it was a time of great change. Effective t(...)

Big data: why are projects involving sensitive data so poorly thought through?

Along with financial records and accounts, personal health and medical information comprise the most sensitive, exploitable data associated with an in(...)

Dr Fiona Ginty Principal scientist in the Life Sciences and Molecular Diagnostics Organization at GE Research Center (GRC) in NYC, working on a cure (...)

Nurse Pauline Cafferkey, who has been admitted to Royal Free Hospital in London. Photograph:PA

Nurse Pauline Cafferkey is in a “stable” condition after being admitted to hospital for a third time since contracting Ebola. She is being transferred(...)

Pauline Cafferkey: The British nurse, who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone, was flown to the Royal Free hospital in London, after becoming ill again last week.  Photograph: Lisa Ferguson/Scotland on Sunday/PA Wire

Pauline Cafferkey, the British nurse who suffered complications from the Ebola infection she contracted while volunteering in west Africa, is now cri(...)

Nurse Pauline Cafferkey, who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone. Photograph: Lisa Ferguson/Scotland on Sunday/PA Wire

A nurse who is being treated for a late complication of an Ebola infection is now “critically ill” after her condition deteriorated, the hospital trea(...)

A man has died after being hit by a Tube train in London as he attempted to rescue another man who fell onto the tracks at Old Street station.

A man has died after being hit by a Tube train in London as he attempted to rescue another man who fell onto the tracks .British Transport Police said(...)

Corporal Anna Cross (25), during a press conference at London’s Royal Free Hospital.  Ms Cross has been discharged from the hospital after being declared free from Ebola. Photograph: Philip Toscano/PA Wire

British military healthcare worker Anna Cross (25), who became infected with Ebola while working in Sierra Leone, has been declared free of the virus (...)

One year has passed since the declaration of what became the largest Ebola outbreak in history, with more than 10,000 deaths and 24,000 people infected. But health experts and charities have warned the danger is far from over. Picture show healthcare workers prepare to go inside of the high-risk area for the first time, at the Hastings Ebola treatment unit in Freetown, Sierra Leone, in November. Photograph: Daniel Berehulak/The New York Times.

One year has passed since the declaration of what became the largest Ebola outbreak in history, with more than 10,000 deaths and 24,000 people infecte(...)

Up to 700 British military personnel have been working in the west African country to aid the Ebola crisis. Photograph: Cellou Binanicellou/AFP/Getty Images

A British military healthcare worker in Sierra Leone has tested positive for Ebola.Public Health England (PHE) said the worker, who is reported to be (...)

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