Aida Silvestri turned to art as a way to cope with her own experience with FGM. Now her work is being used to highlight the issue across London, writes Chantal Da Silva
This is not just about linguistics, it really matters. The capture of policy making by a corporate elite is a big part of the democratic deficit in Britain today
A few years ago, leaving the NHS would have been unthinkable. Now, every day at work, I feel less and less helpful and I have become disillusioned
The Labour leadership candidate points out that last year the health service spent £8.7bn – 8 per cent of its budget – on private firms that provide health care, more than double the £4.1bn outlay in 2009-10
When I worked in A&E, I would often not see my own housemates for two weeks at a time, my relationship broke up, and I struggled to see my friends. I was asked to assess a patient in a hospital corridor for major life-threatening surgery. It was unacceptable and undignified
United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust revealed plans to close their A&E at Grantham and District Hospital at night because of a shortage of doctors. It could be the tip of the iceberg
To watch these people suffer is almost unbearable, and, if duty did not compel me to, I would have switched over simply because I can’t cope with that level of emotional stress
Exclusive: The NHS has spent more than £1.75 million on homeopathy ingredients over the last decade, despite its own guidelines stating- 'There is no good-quality evidence that homeopathy is effective as a treatment for any health condition'
NHS bursary cuts may be the catalyst for a change we have long feared. The NHS may dip below the surface never to rise again
Doctors from the clinical advisory group have claimed NHS England tried to sabotage attempts to introduce the expensive drugs, to delay them until the following financial year because they didn't have enough funding
One consultant was paid £375,000 in overtime fees on top of their salary
She campaigned for doctors to humanise their attitudes towards cancer patients while coping with the illness herself
Report concludes real funding increase less than half of what Hunt claimed
'In our view, the funding announced in the Spending Review does not meet the Government’s commitment'
Children’s Commissioner Anne Longfield says professionals must be 'acutely aware' of behaviour
Obesity 'will bankrupt the NHS unless something radical is done', charity Action on Sugar says