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NHS Orkney repeatedly warned of health and safety failings

Wed, 08/24/2022 - 06:14
Health and safety inspectors raised concerns about issues affecting staff and patients.

Solihull: Former leukaemia patient warns of 'vague' symptoms

Wed, 08/24/2022 - 06:11
Sophie Wheldon, 24, says spotting the illness early could be key to entering remission like her.

Woman from Bedford with incurable cancer campaigns for scans

Wed, 08/24/2022 - 06:02
Sharon Baker wants people who have had breast cancer to receive scans to check for secondary cancer.

Early at-home abortions made permanent in England and Wales

Tue, 08/23/2022 - 16:23
Terminations at home had been allowed temporarily in England and Wales during the pandemic.

Watford General: New hospital funding plea after hole appears

Tue, 08/23/2022 - 12:26
An NHS trust says the hole in the road shows how "urgently we need investment for a new hospital".

Monkeypox antiviral drug put to the test in trial

Tue, 08/23/2022 - 11:30
Researchers hope the drug - tecovirimat - can help accelerate patient recovery from the virus.

Pandemic may be responsible for drop in melanoma diagnoses, says Staffordshire consultant

Tue, 08/23/2022 - 06:08
Gillian Nuttall, of Melanoma UK, urges people to check their skin after a rise in serious cases.

Disabled to get cost of living £150 from September

Tue, 08/23/2022 - 01:59
Up to six million people with extra costs will receive the additional cash sum, amid rising prices.

Cost of living: 700 doctors could leave Welsh NHS over pay - union

Mon, 08/22/2022 - 22:55
A below-inflation 4.5% pay rise was awarded to consultants, junior doctors and GPs.

Dr Anthony Fauci to step down from government in December

Mon, 08/22/2022 - 17:50
The infectious disease specialist became the most famous doctor in the US during the pandemic.

Brain stimulation boosts memory for a month

Mon, 08/22/2022 - 16:37
Scientists will look at whether diseases such as Alzheimer's can be alleviated using the same method.

UK to offer mini dose of monkeypox jab amid low stocks

Mon, 08/22/2022 - 16:20
With limited supplies available, some NHS sites will offer people smaller doses of the jab.

Covid-19: Free lateral flow testing ends in Northern Ireland

Mon, 08/22/2022 - 07:50
Health staff and those eligible for new Covid treatments will still have access to free tests.

'My breast lump turned out to be incurable cancer'

Mon, 08/22/2022 - 06:30
Dorita Delle Donne was told a lump on her breast was not worrying before she got her diagnosis.

Tony Nicklinson: Decade since death of right-to-die campaigner

Mon, 08/22/2022 - 01:01
His daughter said the right-to-die campaigner would be "angry" that "nothing has changed".

Covid in China: Hippo, fish and crabs get PCR tests

Fri, 08/19/2022 - 22:26
Officials in the city of Xiamen have ordered PCR tests for seafood after some 40 people got Covid.

Monkeypox cases declining - particularly in London

Fri, 08/19/2022 - 18:54
UK health officials are still urging caution while trying to get new supplies of the vaccine.

How many cases in your area?

Fri, 08/19/2022 - 17:07
Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK.

Covid infections in UK continue to fall

Fri, 08/19/2022 - 12:50
An estimated 1.7 million people would test positive, according to the latest survey.

Cornwall mother, 90, in 40-hour wait for ambulance

Fri, 08/19/2022 - 11:52
After the ambulance arrived she was in the vehicle for 20 hours outside hospital.