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Wes Streeting speech: Labour promises face-to-face GP appointments

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 22:52
Shadow health secretary Wes Streeting will set out plans to improve access to GPs in England.

Oxford Health: Cyber attack continues to hit NHS trust's services

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 12:54
The CEO of Oxford Health Foundation Trust says it has done all it can to maintain services.

New children's palliative care service for the East launched

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 11:23
It will be run by Cambridge University Hospitals in partnership with several hospices in the region.

Star and Arthur: MPs' 'extreme' concern at councils over child deaths

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 10:13
A group of MPs writes to ministers following the deaths of Star Hobson and Arthur Labinjo-Hughes.

Labour opposes junk food ban as living costs soar

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 09:51
The shadow health secretary says imposing food rules when costs were rising would be "tin-eared".

Covid vaccine: 'Get the jab' says woman who nearly died while pregnant

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 06:28
A mother who got seriously ill with Covid after not having the vaccine urges women to get the jab.

Uganda's Ebola outbreak: Trainee doctors go on strike over safety fears

Mon, 09/26/2022 - 17:03
Trainee nurses, pharmacists and doctors at a Ugandan hospital fear their lives are being put at risk.

Molly Russell: Instagram posts seen by teen were safe, Meta says

Mon, 09/26/2022 - 16:06
The 14-year-old girl viewed material about self-harm and suicide before she took her own life.

Kevin Sinfield: Rugby league star to run ultra marathons for MND

Mon, 09/26/2022 - 15:53
The rugby league star aims to run 300 miles (482km) in a week to raise funds for motor neurone disease research.

Hundreds recalled over shoulder op concerns at Walsall hospital

Mon, 09/26/2022 - 06:40
Some patients have lost the full use of their arm after surgery at Walsall Manor Hospital.

NHS Scotland strikes are last resort, says union leader

Mon, 09/26/2022 - 06:17
Unite general secretary Sharon Graham warned that NHS union members are prepared to strike.

Can the NHS learn from Germany’s health system?

Sat, 09/24/2022 - 03:30
Despite public support for the NHS, satisfaction levels have fallen, raising thoughts of reform.

Covid: First rise in infections in UK since July

Fri, 09/23/2022 - 14:29
The largest rise was in secondary school children as the new term started, according to the ONS.

Cancer-killing virus shows promise in patients

Fri, 09/23/2022 - 01:00
One man injected with the modified cold sore virus saw his tumour completely disappear.

NHS waiting list in Wales: Patients turn to surgery abroad

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 15:46
As the waiting list reaches a record 743,000, patients are self-funding treatment in Lithuania.

Pret a Manger customer had fatal reaction to 'vegan' wrap

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 15:11
Celia Marsh had a severe dairy allergy and ate food labelled as vegan that had traces of milk in it.

£500m funding to help hospitals discharge patients

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 14:54
The money is part of a package of measures to support NHS and care system this winter, ministers say.

NHS: I will make it easier to see GP, promises Coffey

Thu, 09/22/2022 - 01:06
The health secretary unveils plans to boost access - but doctors say they will have minimal impact.

BT Group: Hundreds of 999 call handlers to join strikes

Wed, 09/21/2022 - 22:05
Emergency call centre staff will join 40,000 BT workers walking out in October, their union says.

UK's first Early Cancer Institute is launched in Cambridge

Wed, 09/21/2022 - 06:16
Scientists at the new institute will devote their expertise to detecting and studying cancers early.