Some cancer patients are being “written off” as being too old for treatment, a charity has warned.
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Migrants will have to pay at A&E – and all patients will have to prove they are not foreigners to get free NHS treatment
Monday 30 December 2013
New government plans mean patients must prove they are not foreigners – or be charged for life-saving treatment
Saturday 16 November 2013
Measure was one of the key recommendations of a report into the fallout from the Mid Staffordshire scandal
Sunday 13 October 2013
Labour has forced its new public health spokeswoman, Luciana Berger, to renounce her views on homeopathy.
Monday 30 September 2013
Health watchdog will ask if practitioners need better support during fitness-to-work reviews
Thursday 19 September 2013
Public health bodies are calling for a universal vaccine for both girls and boys in the UK
Monday 12 August 2013
Rail companies have announced a complete ban on passengers using e-cigarettes anywhere inside stations.
Friday 09 August 2013
Chairs for Lewisham and Hull said commissioning while continuing their clinical role as family doctors had become unmanageable
Saturday 27 July 2013
Labour condemns 'most audacious sell-off to date'
Thursday 25 July 2013
Doctors say that patient demand has become unmanageable
Monday 22 July 2013
Survey of 1,600 final-year medical students reveals demoralised and fearful 'champions'
Wednesday 03 July 2013
People will be considered as having consented for organ donation unless they use the 'opt-out' system
Thursday 27 June 2013
After series of alleged blunders, British Medical Association says it has no confidence in CQC's ability to oversee health services
Monday 24 June 2013
Ministers should not have a "knee jerk reaction" and overhaul England's health and care regulator, doctors' leaders have said.
Health minister Anna Soubry criticised for suggesting female doctors who work part-time after having children are a drain on NHS
Wednesday 05 June 2013
British Medical Association condemns 'very outdated view of women'
Thursday 16 May 2013
A report by the UN children’s fund has found that Britain's children are worse off overall than in many other industrialised countries
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Scotland may have to leave the EU even if it votes to stay in, David Cameron confirms
The day that Britain resigned as a global power
Almost a third of school pupils believe 'Muslims are taking over our country', study claims
SNP fury as HS2 finds 'no business case' for taking fast train service to Scotland
Gay marriage 'Bert and Ernie' cake bakery found guilty of discrimination in Northern Ireland
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