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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

NHS patients to be asked about sexuality

NHS England says the question will deter discrimination against lesbian, gay and bisexual people.

Conjoined twins survive gruelling journey to separation

The one-week-old baby girls had to go on a 15-hour journey on the back of a motorbike.

Magic mushrooms can ‘reset’ depressed brain

Psilocybin - the hallucinogenic ingredient in mushrooms - may help in depression, a study suggests.

Overweight child?

The key advice for helping children maintain a healthy weight and reducing their risk of obesity.

‘First nipple’ broadcast in daytime TV advert for breast cancer

The advertisement for breast cancer awareness was seen on TV on Friday and will be fully broadcast on Monday.

‘Step change’ needed in developing GP clusters, says report

Work pressure worries and a lack of clear direction are holding back GP "clusters" from doing more.

The little girl who is always hungry

Six-year-old Megan has the rare Prader-Willi syndrome, which means she never feels full.

Gloves off

Former Liverpool and England goalkeeper Chris Kirkland tells BBC Sport about his battle with anxiety.

‘My condition will kill me’

James Dunn has started a campaign to raise awareness for his rare genetic skin condition.

Quick to act

The maid of honour's life was saved by her two cousins, who had just learned how to do CPR.

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