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Intersex patients ‘routinely lied to by doctors’

Intersex patients ‘routinely lied to by doctors’

Media captionJeanette was 50 when she discovered the truth about her own body Doctors in the UK routinely lied to patients with disorders of sex development known as intersex conditions,…

Intersex patients ‘routinely lied to by doctors’

Intersex patients ‘routinely lied to by doctors’

Media captionJeanette was 50 when she discovered the truth about her own body Doctors in the UK routinely lied to patients with disorders of sex development known as intersex conditions,…

Intersex patients ‘routinely lied to by doctors’

Intersex patients ‘routinely lied to by doctors’

Media captionJeanette was 50 when she discovered the truth about her own body Doctors in the UK routinely lied to patients with disorders of sex development known as intersex conditions,…

Intersex patients ‘routinely lied to by doctors’

Intersex patients ‘routinely lied to by doctors’

Media captionJeanette was 50 when she discovered the truth about her own body Doctors in the UK routinely lied to patients with disorders of sex development known as intersex conditions,…

Lean-burn physiology gives Sherpas peak-performance

Lean-burn physiology gives Sherpas peak-performance

Image copyright Extreme Everest Image caption Science at the top of the world Nepalese Sherpas have a physiology that uses oxygen more efficiently than those used to the atmosphere at…

Intersex patients ‘routinely lied to by doctors’

Intersex patients ‘routinely lied to by doctors’

Media captionJeanette was 50 when she discovered the truth about her own body Doctors in the UK routinely lied to patients with disorders of sex development known as intersex conditions,…

Wanted: Top doctor to care for 7 billion people

Wanted: Top doctor to care for 7 billion people

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The WHO confirmed that Zika virus caused microcephaly or small brains in babies There’s another big election coming up which will have an impact…

Cigarettes sold in plain green packs under new rules

Cigarettes sold in plain green packs under new rules

Image copyright PA Image caption All cigarettes must be sold in plain green packaging with health warnings New rules have come into force which mean cigarettes and tobacco must be…

UK’s first proton beam machine arrives at Newport clinic

UK’s first proton beam machine arrives at Newport clinic

Image copyright PPI Image caption How the final proton beam therapy room will look A key component of the UK’s first high-energy proton beam machine has been delivered to its…

‘Fat but fit is a big fat myth’

‘Fat but fit is a big fat myth’

Image copyright Beeldbewerking The idea that people can be fat but medically fit is a myth, say experts speaking in Portugal. Their early work, as yet unpublished, involved looking at…

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