A Bristol hospital has apologised over the treatment a four-year-old heart patient received on a ward after his parents condemned his care as “shambolic”.
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Sunday 17 February 2013
Large-scale police operation launched after crash
Sunday 17 February 2013
Language is very telling of attitudes - would it be the same talking about medication for high blood pressure?
Tuesday 05 February 2013
US research suggests that margarine might have been more harmful than butter and lard all along
Ex-Bolton midfielder Fabrice Muamba expecting second child 10 months after heart attack at White Hart Lane
Wednesday 23 January 2013
New child is a 'blessing' after he 'died' on the pitch in March last year
Murder investigation launched after US lottery winner dies of suspected cyanide poisoning the day after winning $425,000
Tuesday 08 January 2013
Urooj Khan thought all his luck had come at once. After all, not only had he just won the lottery, he barely ever played it. But the day after picking up his $425,000 (£265,000) prize Mr Khan died from what appears to have been cyanide poisoning. Police are treating the case as murder.
Thursday 03 January 2013
Tony Greig's wife and son and former broadcasting colleagues, including Richie Benaud, paid tribute to the South African-born former England captain with a minute's silence before the first day of Australia's Test match against Sri Lanka in Sydney.
Wednesday 02 January 2013
Fergie has said he is not ready to give up just yet
Monday 24 December 2012
Doctors have saved a patient's life by killing off part of his heart with neat alcohol.
Wednesday 05 December 2012
Becoming parents lengthens people's lives as it makes them behave more responsibly, take fewer risks and follow healthier lifestyles, a study suggests.
Friday 23 November 2012
A study showed that 20 per cent of people seeking treatment for the problem live in the South East of England
Thursday 22 November 2012
Maps showing the loneliest places in the UK are to be created, the Health Secretary will announce today.
Wednesday 21 November 2012
Flamboyant former boxing world champion Hector Camacho on life support after being shot in the face in Puerto Rico
Tuesday 13 November 2012
A woman left with irreversible brain damage and diagnosed as being in a permanent vegetative state is to be allowed to die with dignity after a judge dismissed reports by two “shocked” therapy assistants that she may have repeatedly whispered the word "die".
Thursday 08 November 2012
Almost 900 lives have been saved in 18 months among patients suffering from heart conditions and infections in one area of England by paying bonuses to hospitals that provided the best care to patients.
Wednesday 07 November 2012
Northern hemisphere November is not known for its salad days but for Britain’s current queen of ocean racing, fast becoming a French star, it is sunny and fruitful and for three British sailors there is the neck hair raising challenge of taking on 12 Frenchmen, two Swiss, an Italian, a Pole, and a Spaniard in one of the toughest challenges in world sport.
If I’m being racially abused I don’t need a stranger with a saviour complex to rescue me
The only black face in the Ukip manifesto is on the page about overseas aid
Ukip is the only main political party to not address LGBT rights in its manifesto
Food banks: One million Britons will soon be using them, according to Trussell Trust
BBC election debate: The one photo that summed up the whole 90-minute leaders debate
Religion isn't growing, it is becoming vigorous in its demise, says philosopher AC Grayling
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