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The Mole

‘No party is telling the truth about crisis facing NHS’

Thu 16 Apr, AT 10:04
The Mole

Former chief Sir David Nicholson says the dire state of the NHS will become apparent this autumn

Pros and cons of privatising the NHS: could it ever work?

Thu 16 Apr, AT 09:02

Privatisation of the NHS is a hot election topic amid concerns over the health service's 'financial hole'

Ed Miliband and Ed Balls

Labour manifesto highlights: from the economy to football fans

One-Minute Read
Mon 13 Apr, AT 14:35

Every policy pledged will be paid for 'without a single penny of extra borrowing', says party

Novartis 'bullied' doctors to drop trial of cheaper drugs

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Thu 2 Apr, AT 10:11

Drug firm accused of trying to block clinical trials of an eye drug which doctors say could save the NHS £100m

Female genital mutilation: what is it and why hasn't it been stopped?

Thu 19 Mar, AT 14:25

More than 125 million girls and women alive today have been victims of FGM – and the UK isn't immune

NHS worker

NHS 'culture of fear' revealed as Hunt announces reform

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Wed 11 Feb, AT 10:17

Health secretary seeks to protect whistleblowers who sound the alarm about health service failings

NHS hospital

'Disastrous' NHS restructuring at the root of current crisis

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Fri 6 Feb, AT 11:50

The 'damaging' NHS reforms made by the coalition have been condemned by a leading think-tank

Nick Clegg

'Zero suicide' goal: Nick Clegg says NHS must act

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Mon 19 Jan, AT 11:54

Deputy prime minister argues that suicide is 'not inevitable' and calls for a nationwide action plan

A&E waiting times the worst for a decade

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Tue 6 Jan, AT 09:28

Latest quarterly figures show that hospitals in England are failing to meet target time

Infectious disease specialist conducts blood tests for Ebola

Ebola: two children being tested for virus in Newcastle

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Fri 28 Nov, AT 13:32

Children tested in Infectious Diseases Isolation Unit after showing viral symptoms on return from Africa