This is certainly the first time I can remember mental health being given such prominence in a manifesto, but the pledge of £500m a year seems far too low.
Apart from a pledge to fight dementia, most of the health measures had already been trailed. But then, the 2010 manifesto only hinted at the size of the NHS reorganisation that followed.
The chances are the £8bn being touted around this election will become many more billions by the next election.
A new report is urging councils to find out where lonely elderly people are living - so they can reach out and offer help.
Does it really matter whose facts and figures are right? In the end, it is all about perception. The rhetoric for some time now has been that it is difficult to get a GP appointment.
One in five teenagers has used e-cigarettes, a large-scale study finds. So what makes them so appealing to young people?
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt says the Conservatives are making "good progress" towards better NHS availability as David Cameron promises a 24/7 health service.
David Cameron promises the health service will offer consultants seven days a week in England by 2020 if the Conservatives win a second term.
A landmark procedure carried out at a UK hospital is set to significantly increase the number of lives saved among people waiting for a heart transplant.