Surgeons say the problem may be difficult to fix
A liver transplant patient turned up to her operation appointment at a German hospital with a bottle of vodka in her bag, a court has heard.
Witnesses say argument broke out when former policeman asked Chad Oulson to stop using his phone during trailers
Whistleblowers say hospices treat non-terminal patients to earn more from Medicare programme
Sweet-toothed medical workers are quick to delve into boxes of chocolates
Alleged incident took place in HMP Peterborough after Nadine Wright was arrested for stealing food 'out of desperation'
Project aims to tackle dehydration among the elderly and vulnerable
55 per cent said they believed cuts had “significantly impacted on patient care and safety”.
If you’d just had a heart attack you’d never be held in a custody
FOI requests reveal ‘hidden workforce crisis’ at odds with official statistics
“Everything that makes Britain great can be found right here in Northumberland,” announced Robson Green at the start of his new ITV series, Tales from Northumberland. It was a bold claim – do they even have a Nando's? – but this proud son of Hexham is so enthusiastic about the land that stretches from north of Newcastle to the Scottish border that we should give him the chance to prove it. And while Robson takes an eight-week trip around his home county, his accent will apparently be roving the length and breadth of the nation. Last night it took in West Kensington and Tyneside, plus a brief stop in County Down.
A shortage of British-trained nurses is forcing NHS hospital trusts to look for staff overseas as they struggle to keep wards adequately staffed.
Muslim Council of Britain say those staff who do wear the veil are 'prepared to be pragmatic' and take it off when required
Jeremy Hunt announces 'robust' new failure regime for 11 NHS trusts with some of worst death rates
Fire is thought to have been caused by a patient either smoking or setting himself alight
The cleanest money in British politics is the subscriptions that trade unions collect from their members and pass to the Labour party, the TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady claims.