NHS in 'historic' push to offer breast cancer prevention drugs

First Reaction Tue 15 Jan, AT 10:38

Praise for plan to offer drugs to women who are healthy but at risk because of family history

MP's husband died like 'battery hen' because nurses don't care

First Post Wed 5 Dec, AT 10:45

Ann Clwyd shares story of her husband's death as nursing chief demands more compassion

Alcohol: 45p-a-unit minimum 'ineffective and unfair'

First Reaction Wed 28 Nov, AT 12:12

Drinks industry fights back as government plans to ban two-for-one offers and other cheap booze incentives

Winter vomiting bug outbreak forces hospital ward closures

One-Minute Read Tue 27 Nov, AT 10:49

As cases of norovirus rise 50 per cent from last year, experts advise how to avoid highly contagious virus

Flu vaccine 'over-hyped' and wastes taxpayer's money

One-Minute Read Wed 21 Nov, AT 16:20

Experts say British public have been mislead over the effectiveness of flu jab given to millions each year

DNA testing

Doctors stop superbug MRSA in its tracks with DNA testing

First Reaction Wed 14 Nov, AT 09:38

Inexpensive technique identified source of infection in a hospital - and could be used against E. coli and salmonella


If Mitt Romney wins, it's time to head to Canada – or is it?

Media Watch Mon 5 Nov, AT 12:12

US liberals threaten to head north if Romney succeeds but have they kept up with Canada's turn to the right?

Jimmy Savile 'took teen girls' on nocturnal visits to Leeds hospital

One-Minute Read Wed 31 Oct, AT 10:58

Savile was handed keys to nurses' accommodation, claims fellow porter at Leeds General Infirmary