Doctors' leaders are calling for an emergency taskforce to be set up to tackle childhood obesity in England.
US planes have made air drops and carried out strikes against Islamic State positions around the besieged northern Iraqi town of Amerli.
David Cameron welcomes a commitment by Donald Tusk, the new president of the European Council, to reach a deal with the UK on EU reform.
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Health professionals say they are stepping up efforts to see alcohol minimum pricing in place in Scotland, with a seminar being held in Brussels.