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Heart disease: Women at higher risk of misdiagnosis

Mon, 02/14/2022 - 06:08
Vicki teaches her son, five, to use FaceTime in case his grandmother has a heart attack.

Rotherham hospital: Man dies after fight between patients

Sun, 02/13/2022 - 17:44
A man, 47, is arrested on suspicion of murdering a patient who died after a fight in Rotherham.

NHS hospital doctor arrested on suspicion of sexual assault

Sun, 02/13/2022 - 13:12
Police have launched a major review of the doctor's work at hospitals in Dudley and Stoke-on-Trent.

Tongue-tie: Mums and babies 'let down' by poor services

Sun, 02/13/2022 - 00:19
A mother describes the struggle of trying to get a tongue-tie diagnosis for her newborn.

Call 999 with early heart attack symptoms, NHS says

Sat, 02/12/2022 - 05:11
Thousands more lives could be saved by paying attention to early symptoms of heart attacks, doctors say.

Lassa fever: Patient dies at Bedfordshire hospital

Fri, 02/11/2022 - 18:54
The Ebola-like virus is endemic in parts of West Africa and can be spread by rats.

Covid: Wales' mask and isolation laws could end in March

Fri, 02/11/2022 - 10:53
Covid passes rules will be axed from 18 February under plans to ease Wales' remaining restrictions.

End of Covid regulations: What if I'm still worried?

Fri, 02/11/2022 - 10:05
What would ending isolation rules in England mean for people who are worried about getting Covid?

My toddler died after swallowing a button battery

Fri, 02/11/2022 - 06:01
The family of Hugh McMahon say the battery burned a hole the size of a 5p coin in his heart.

Luc Montagnier, co-discoverer of HIV, dies aged 89

Thu, 02/10/2022 - 18:44
The French virologist jointly won the Nobel Prize but later drew criticism for unscientific claims.

'Dental deserts' with no NHS provision on the rise in England, MPs warn

Thu, 02/10/2022 - 17:51
Campaign group Toothless in England say the government is ignoring "acute needs" of the public.

Muckamore Abbey Hospital: My brother's 25-year wait to leave

Thu, 02/10/2022 - 17:00
Brigene has been fighting to bring her brother home from Muckamore Abbey Hospital for decades.

Sickest face record long waits for hospital bed

Thu, 02/10/2022 - 12:07
One in 20 admitted in England wait over 12 hours for ward bed as doctors warn patients are at risk.

Worcestershire girl's hair donation to help boy with cancer

Thu, 02/10/2022 - 06:17
Josh, nine, from Evesham, was diagnosed after his parents raised concerns about his Covid recovery.

Post-natal depression in men: 'The darkest time of my life'

Thu, 02/10/2022 - 06:16
There are no specific measures to monitor the mental health of new fathers and some struggle to cope.

Covid: Lack of hospital beds makes spread 'inevitable'

Wed, 02/09/2022 - 22:51
A doctor says it is "inevitable" Covid patients would come into contact with others amid shortages.

Scottish Covid powers to be extended by six months

Wed, 02/09/2022 - 16:59
Ministers want the option of enforcing face masks and vaccine passports until late September.

Covid: Self-isolation law could be scrapped in England this month

Wed, 02/09/2022 - 16:54
The rules are due to end in March - but that could be brought forward if "encouraging trends continue".

Top oncologist says Tayside cancer crisis was 'avoidable tragedy'

Tue, 02/08/2022 - 23:05
A top oncologist says the health board should have publicly supported doctors who were criticised in a report.

Organ donation: Change to NI law passes final hurdle

Tue, 02/08/2022 - 21:08
The legislation, which will be known as Dáithí's Law. will bring in an opt-out system.

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