Health & Body

Mandatory reporting of FGM

Juliet Albert, Specialist FGM Midwife, and Vanessa Lodge, National FGM Prevention Lead, discuss the mandatory reporting duty for all health and...

Women talking about their personal experiences of female genital mutilation FGM

Susan Bookbinder asks survivors of FGM what healthcare professionals can do to give FGM victims the best possible treatment and care.

Jeremy Hunt, Secretary of State - Dementia

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt talks about the Government's achievements on improving dementia care and the work Heathrow is doing to become dementia...

Carey Mulligan dementia friends

Carey Mulligan, Global Dementia Friends Ambassador, talks about the importance of the Dementia Friends programme.

A digital NHS for everyone

Martha Lane Fox visits South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and talks about making wifi available in hospitals and digital skills

New screening offers hope for head and neck cancer patients

Life Sciences Minister George Freeman welcomes a new trial which could see head and neck cancer patients not have to undergo stressful surgery

Professor Bob Wachter launches review of NHS IT systems

IT expert and author of 'The Digital Doctor' Professor Bob Wachter outlines what he hopes a new review of NHS IT will achieve.

Time to Talk Day: Alistair Burt meeting Zephyr Jussa

This Time to Talk Day, the Minister for Mental Health, Alistair Burt met with Zephyr Jussa to talk about mental health and how sometimes it can be...

A message from health minister Alistair Burt to GPs

Alistair Burt has recorded this message to GPs in response to the LMC special conference being held on 30/01/2016. The message summarises what is...

Be inspired – join the Department of Health Media Centre

Do you want to work on issues that dominate the media agenda such as Ebola, NHS performance and obesity? Are you creative and able to inspire teams...

George Freeman: Using F1 technology to transform healthcare

George Freeman, Life Sciences Minister, explains how Formula 1 technology is helping to transform healthcare

George Freeman MP: Ten years of NIHR

Life Sciences Minister George Freeman MP outlines an exciting year ahead for the National Institute for Health Research as it celebrates ten years...

George Freeman on the progress of the 100,000 Genomes Project

As the first children are diagnosed through the ground-breaking 100,000 Genomes Project, Life Sciences Minister George Freeman MP talks about the...