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Woman tells of 'mind-blowing' cystic fibrosis drug

Tue, 04/19/2022 - 14:29
Gillian Docherty was living on borrowed time but a drug improved her health so much she had a baby.

Scottish A&E waiting times match worst level on record

Tue, 04/19/2022 - 13:47
Only two thirds of A&E patients were seen within four hours, according to official figures.

Excess weight a clear womb-cancer risk

Tue, 04/19/2022 - 12:30
A study of thousands of women across seven countries tries to discover why there is a strong link.

NHS Scotland recruit nearly 200 overseas nurses

Tue, 04/19/2022 - 06:14
More than 1,000 new support staff have also been hired to work in acute hospitals and community health teams.

Ulcerative colitis: 'I was going to the toilet up to 30 times a day'

Tue, 04/19/2022 - 01:48
Two young women with ulcerative colitis share photos of their stoma bags to normalise the condition.

Covid: Thousands of vaccinators get permanent NHS roles

Mon, 04/18/2022 - 00:41
The 11,483 people who have taken permanent NHS England jobs include former gym managers and air crew.

'I felt more joy than I thought possible'

Mon, 04/18/2022 - 00:29
How it feels to treat your depression with a hallucinogenic drug.

I decided not to let cancer stop me dating

Sun, 04/17/2022 - 09:10
Katherine Crowson was 29 when she was diagnosed, and wanted to know when she would get her life back.

What's the problem with calories on restaurant menus?

Sat, 04/16/2022 - 01:19
The new rules are taking away the joy of going out for a meal for some people with eating disorders.

'My cancerous tumour was as big as a kettle bell'

Sat, 04/16/2022 - 00:02
Stephanie Coles found a strange lump growing in her stomach area.

MND: 'It's like a hand grenade going off in your body'

Fri, 04/15/2022 - 09:11
A man living with motor neurone disease says he tries to stay upbeat despite the "cruel" illness.

Brain cancer DNA research hopes to speed up diagnosis

Fri, 04/15/2022 - 08:20
More than 200 brain tumour patients are taking part in research hoping to yield new personalised treatments.

GP sexually abused 48 patients over 35 years

Thu, 04/14/2022 - 14:57
Krishna Singh was found guilty of 54 charges of kissing, groping and giving inappropriate examinations to women.

Covid levels starting to fall in UK, says ONS

Thu, 04/14/2022 - 12:37
About one-in-15 people would test positive for coronavirus, as levels start to fall.

Lifting of Scottish face mask laws confirmed

Thu, 04/14/2022 - 09:50
The legal requirement to wear face coverings in many indoor settings will end next Monday.

Valneva Covid vaccine approved for use in UK

Thu, 04/14/2022 - 08:19
The Valneva jab is manufactured using technology similar to how flu shots are made.

Genetic testing: Babies with rare illnesses given hope

Thu, 04/14/2022 - 06:20
"Eureka moment" sees baby Thea diagnosed with rare genetic condition and given a new chance at life.

NHS faces an Easter 'as bad as any winter'

Thu, 04/14/2022 - 00:55
Nearly half of patients have to wait four hours or more before being treated and discharged in A&E.

Is a virus we all have causing multiple sclerosis?

Thu, 04/14/2022 - 00:16
Scientists think they have now uncovered a mystery cause of this incurable disease.

Mutations across species reveal clues to ageing

Wed, 04/13/2022 - 16:01
"Staggering" findings from studying 16 mammals - including humans - sheds light on why we age.