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They include hearing loss, smoking, and not finishing secondary education, a study says.
One million people died from Aids last year, according to UNAids.
A study suggests if those with undiagnosed problems were included, the rate would be much higher.
England's health regulator says a high proportion of people should be cared for closer to home.
Decision not to vaccinate boys against a cancer-causing sexually transmitted infection attracts fierce criticism.
Countries covering two thirds of the world's population now have measures in place to encourage people to stop smoking.
This figure has been on the rise since 1990 in England and Wales, official data shows.
World's first double hand transplant child continues to show improvement two years on.
The back pay bill for carers who sleep overnight at people's homes could be as high as £400m.
Government sets out ambitious target to get remaining smokers to quit.
Leading health expert says he is "deeply concerned" and austerity may be to blame.
"A bluish foreign body" turned out to be a "hard mass" of 17 lenses stuck together with mucus.
Dr Michio Hirano has been given an honorary contract by Great Ormond Street Hospital.
About 60 women and their families meet with a group of MPs to discuss the issue.
Research finds just four health boards will meet a target for appointment bookings and prescriptions.
She was flagged down by three men who appeared to be in distress before being attacked.
The number of children doing an hour of exercise a day falls by 40% between the ages of five and 12.
Hospitals report they are struggling to fill their rotas with bosses concerned about how they will cope in the future.
A court rules 75 hospital workers must pay outstanding tickets for parking in the wrong bays at work.
President Trump made Obamacare repeal a key campaign pledge but Republican efforts have foundered.
A clinical psychologist is experimenting with 'problem solving booths', staffed by strangers.
Jason Liversidge, who has motor neurone disease, now plans to abseil off the Humber Bridge.
Could a brain injury identity card help a former soldier who gets refused service in bars?
It often presents in old age but there are steps you can take before then to keep your brain healthy.
'David' has a rare condition but the NHS refuses to pay for a treatment that could help him.
The Food Standards Agency has looked into the truth behind some of the most common allergy myths.
Five-year-old Kyran Duff has been given an award after calling 999 when his mum lost consciousness.
Noel Conway says his terminal illness will leave him in a zombie-like condition.
Doctors recommended the eight-hour surgery after his thumb was severed by a bull.
Two police officers conducted CPR until the 36-year-old father-of-three's pulse returned.
Charlie Gard's parents don't have the final decision on what happens to him so where do parental rights end?
Adam Maier-Clayton had a condition which caused his body to feel severe physical pain. He fought for the right to die in Canada.
A pilot scheme being run in the north east of England aims to put refugee doctors back to work and cover NHS shortages.
Could health apps and AI-powered chatbots replace your traditional local doctor?
Why Charlie's parents think their terminally ill son needs a chance to have an experimental treatment.
Inspectors have revealed a quarter of care homes are not safe. But what's the best way of finding a good one?
"We're sorry, your son has Down's syndrome"
"Shocking" case prompts call to Prime Minister to boost rights of learning disabled.
Three weeks on from the Grenfell Tower fire, many local people are still suffering "acute stress".