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


The 'super-obese' under-25s having gastric band surgery

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Mon 10 Nov, AT 10:06

Surgeons say cost of obesity crisis could bankrupt the NHS – but operations can save money

NHS hospital

NHS wasting £2bn by handing out too many drugs and tests

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Thu 6 Nov, AT 08:39

Academy of Medical Royal Colleges calls on doctors and nurses to stop overprescribing medication


NHS: what you need to know about the 'radical' proposals

Thu 23 Oct, AT 11:57

Health bosses are asking for an extra £8bn to implement a drastic five-year plan for the NHS – but what does it involve?

Jeremy Hunt

Jeremy Hunt: hospital mistakes cost NHS up to £2.5bn a year

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Thu 16 Oct, AT 08:34

But Royal College of Nursing says ministers need to invest in more staff to improve patient care

NHS workers in first national strike for more than 30 years

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Mon 13 Oct, AT 11:15

Midwives, ambulance crews and thousands of NHS staff walked out for four hours today over pay

David Cameron

GP surgeries to open at weekends under Tory plans

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Tue 30 Sep, AT 08:50

David Cameron tries to counter Labour's plan to focus its election campaign on the NHS

Man and a woman wait at a tram stop

Doctors to recommend TV-free days to combat obesity

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Tue 23 Sep, AT 11:21

New health guidance suggests people should limit TV and computer use in order to lose weight

Ed Miliband at the Manchester Labour Party Conference

Ed Miliband plans mansion and tobacco tax to save the NHS

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Tue 23 Sep, AT 10:17

Labour leader tells party conference his six big goals to transform how the United Kingdom is run