‘It seems that people living in poorer areas, who are typically more likely to get sick, aren’t getting the same benefits from primary care as people living in richer areas’
Family doctors warn Government’s ‘rescue package’ won't be enough to prevent 'demise' of the profession
King's Fund charity accuses the Department of Health and NHS England of ‘failing to collect data that would have provided advance warning of the crisis’
Charity Doctors of the World found that two-fifths of the patients they attempted to register were refused at GP surgeries in England
Fears patients are being subjected to ‘hazardous’ side effects as a result of unnecessary treatment
Study finds patients who obstruct clinicians' efforts by being aggressive increase chance of misdiagnosis by 42%
'Patients who are older, white or in a more affluent urban area get better access than anyone else'
Doctors treat stress and anxiety as more than half the people in England fear losing their homes
Study calls into question Government’s flagship policy of introducing a seven-day health service
Elaine Mead said the UK’s current system of diagnosis 'isn’t fit for the future'
The Government has already set out controversial proposals for seven-day working by hospital consultants, raising the prospect of a national strike by junior doctors
'Junior doctors are the most hard working and in some ways the most under-valued employees in the NHS - they are taking the strain on the front line week in, week out'
Venice authorities will fit GPS devices and number plates on all the lagoon city’s gondolas to monitor their movements and prevent a repeat of the accident that cost the life of a German tourist in August.
'Francis Maude has disrupted a perfectly good system and replaced it with one which is bureaucratic and costly' says IPA head
The climb up Mount Ventoux is legendary among cyclists and Tour de France obsessives. It’s a punishing 12-mile ascent, rising 1,500m to the summit. On Sunday, Britain’s Chris Froome smashed it to be crowned reigning King of the Mountains (KOM) and increase his overall Tour lead.
Hollywood royalty give their child a name that has all of Manchester smiling