Doctors warn travellers of vaccine shortage for deadly typhoid fever Shortage follows a recall by one pharmaceutical company of 88 per cent of its typhoid vaccine stock in OctoberTyphoid fever occurs mostly in developing countries in areas with poor sanitationProves fatal in up to 30 per cent of cases if left untreated | UPDATED: 11:55 GMT, 26 December 2012 Holidaymakers escaping the British winter to exotic climes may struggle to get immunised against typhoid, doctors have warned.
Cooling towers blamed for outbreak of deadly Legionnaires' disease that has killed a man and left 32 fighting for survival Bacteria thought to have been transmitted via droplets of infected water from cloud of gas rising into the air Man in his 50s dies from deadly bug in Edinburgh Royal InfirmaryTens of thousands at risk as epidemic could spread 44 square miles from source Health bosses warn people to watch out for symptoms, which can take weeks to appearSymptoms include coughing, chest pains, fever and chills | UPDATED: 11:52 GMT, 6 June 2012 A cloud of vapour rising from cooling towers has been blamed for a massive outbreak of the deadly Legionnaires' disease tearing through Edinburgh.
Wildlife presenter Chris Packham under the microscope: My fear of honey | UPDATED: 21:42 GMT, 7 May 2012 Nature expert Chris Packham, 50, takes our health quiz…
Doctor who discovered hepatitis C creates universal vaccine to prevent live disease that kills 15,000 a year in the U.S.
Freezing weather causes highly contagious winter vomiting bug to spread across Britain34 hospitals reported outbreaks over past two weeks The freezing weather has caused a national outbreak of the winter vomiting bug, it has emerged.