Health Headlines: Dr Ubani, HRT and ginger hair

Welcome to our daily round-up of health stories making the national news. Don't forget to tell us your views.

Dr Daniel Ubani - BBC
Two brothers have failed in their campaign to get the German GP that killed their father struck off. Brothers' campaign to strike off German GP fails

HRT - Daily Mail
Research suggests using HRT may protect some women against breast cancer rather than triggering the disease, as previously thought. Doctors to re-think benefits of HRT

Red Hair - Daily Telegraph
A BMJ article finds people with red hair do not feel more pain or bleed more after operations, despite fears they might. Red haired people do not feel more pain: doctors

Vitamin D - The Independent
High vitamin D levels often recommended are unnecessary and could even be harmful, Institute of Medicine in the US has concluded. Vitamin D, the cure-all supplement that could be bad for your health

Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles and free email bulletins

Register

Already registered?

Sign in

Before commenting please read our rules for commenting on articles.

If you see a comment you find offensive, you can flag it as inappropriate. In the top right-hand corner of an individual comment, you will see 'flag as inappropriate'. Clicking this prompts us to review the comment. For further information see our rules for commenting on articles.

comments powered by Disqus