BBC News - Health Hot summer leading to 'toxic' algae 2018-07-15T23:00:19.000000000+00:00 Blooms have flourished during the warm spell but they pose a health risk to humans and animals. Heatwave causes spike in insect bite calls to NHS 2018-07-15T00:59:31.000000000+00:00 Horsefly bites are painful and can lead to a skin infection that may require antibiotics, say doctors. The Cardiff woman who is allergic to water 2018-07-14T23:26:56.000000000+00:00 Cherelle Farrugia, 25, breaks out in a painful rash every time she comes into contact with water. Seven-year-old granted cannabis licence 2018-07-14T06:29:15.000000000+00:00 It is the first time a long-term license for the use of the drug is granted in the UK under the new panel system. The eye doctor who could not see the stars 2018-07-14T01:19:24.000000000+00:00 Dr Andrew Bastawrous has invented an app that has been shown in clinical trials to help more children see clearly. NHS still reliant on 'archaic' fax machines 2018-07-13T12:15:22.000000000+00:00 The outdated technology was last widely used in the 1990s. Mencap wins 'unaffordable' overnight back pay appeal 2018-07-13T11:27:52.000000000+00:00 The charity argued it would be forced out of business by a £400m bill for the past six years. Johnson & Johnson to pay $4.7bn damages in talc cancer case 2018-07-13T09:48:21.000000000+00:00 It is the largest payout over allegations that Johnson & Johnson's talc-based products cause cancer. Peter Baldwin: Type 1 diabetes test backed after boy's death 2018-07-13T06:54:26.000000000+00:00 Beth Baldwin campaigned for change after her son Peter died from Type 1 diabetes complications aged 13. Mental health: Wait for therapy added to teen's anxiety 2018-07-12T23:47:20.000000000+00:00 Naomi Lea was 15 when she needed help to cope with panic attacks and self harm but there was a long wait.