NHS

Sunak has proposed a new smoking ban

Sunak says 14-year-olds will 'never be sold a cigarette' under plans to raise smoking age by one year, every year

7 months ago

Lucy Letby committed the murders at the Countess of Chester Hospital

Countess of Chester Hospital faces corporate manslaughter probe after Lucy Letby baby murders

7 months ago

The walkout is set to be the longest period of combined strike action in England.

NHS patients warned to ‘expect extreme disruption’ as consultants and junior doctors begin 72-hour walkout over pay

7 months ago

Anaesthetists are set to stop using one anaesthetic

NHS to ban anaesthetic to hit net zero despite climate scientist saying concern is 'not supported by science'

8 months ago

One in five appointments are taken up by people who have non-medical needs

One in five GP appointments taken up by people who are just lonely, or need relationship, debt or housing advice

8 months ago

Consultants and junior doctors striking has led to the cancellation of one million appointments

'One million appointments cancelled' because of doctors' strikes as patients suffer 'real and human cost' of walkouts

8 months ago

Aditi Shankar's kidney transplant was a success

Girl, 8, becomes UK's first person to get rejection-free kidney transplant after getting organ from mother

8 months ago

Joyce Wright was left at the wrong house

Hospital patient on morphine, 83, taken to wrong house and left in stranger's bed

8 months ago

Consultants and junior doctors are set to walk out together for the first time today.

‘Lives will be lost’: Lord Winston tells LBC as NHS consultants and junior doctors walk out in first ever joint strike

8 months ago

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Lord Winston warned of the 'corrosive' effect of strikes in the NHS

'Lives will be lost': Labour peer Lord Winston warns of 'unnecessary grief' caused by doctors' strikes

8 months ago