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Instagram criticised after posts ‘encouraging self-harm’ are not removed

She has reported hundreds of images to the picture sharing site which she felt were harmful or triggering and estimates only 30% are ever taken down

Calls for IVF treatment to face further regulation

A proposed bill, having its second reading in parliament on Friday, is calling for more regulatory power over the IVF industry and the introduction of central data collection on drugs and dosages

Teenagers kept in temporary mental health units ‘for more than a...

Some young people end up staying in the units for months, or more than a year

Cervical smear campaign launched as ‘Jade Goody effect’ wears off

Cervical screenings, better known as smear tests, are free on the NHS for all women aged between 25 and 64

Drug row ‘having enormous impact’ on cystic fibrosis patients

A drug called Orkambi could help many of the 10,000 Britons living with the life-shortening condition - but it's not yet available in the UK because the NHS says it costs too much

Swift action urged to help Britain’s beloved birds

Swifts travel thousands of miles every year and come to the UK and other parts of Europe from Africa to nest for around three months from May

Massive increase in web pages of child abuse being identified and...

The Internet Watch Foundation (IWF), which says its vision is to "eliminate child sexual abuse imagery online", looks into reports made by members of the public who have stumbled across images they think might be illegal

Six unknown Holocaust victims buried at London cemetery

The remains of the five adults and a child were stored in the archives of the Imperial War Museum (IWM) since the late 1990s before recently being handed back to the Jewish community as part of a collaboration between the museum and the chief rabbi