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The government hopes a new "no-fault" airline-style error reporting system for chemists will help identify and reduce dispensing mistakes.
Sun, 24 May 2015 07:30:07 GMT
People with heart failure must be screened for signs of depression and offered counselling, scientists say.
Sat, 23 May 2015 06:31:32 GMT
NHS trusts in England report a total deficit of £822m for last financial year, compared with £115m the previous year
Fri, 22 May 2015 15:06:00 GMT
More than a quarter of a middle-aged person's skin may have already made the first steps towards cancer, a study suggests.
Thu, 21 May 2015 23:51:16 GMT
A man has been able to control a robotic limb with a mind-reading implant in his brain.
Thu, 21 May 2015 23:52:35 GMT
British American Tobacco and Philip Morris file legal challenges against the UK government over plain packaging for cigarettes.
Fri, 22 May 2015 12:47:30 GMT
The Cancer Drugs Fund in England will continue to pay for a stomach cancer drug after an appeal by the manufacturer.
Fri, 22 May 2015 12:06:43 GMT
Campaign group Action on Sugar welcomes Tesco's commitment to reduce added sugars by 5% per year in all their own-label soft drinks.
Fri, 22 May 2015 08:50:28 GMT
Scientists have unveiled a comprehensive genetic map of advanced prostate cancer, hailing it as the disease's "Rosetta Stone".
Thu, 21 May 2015 16:12:35 GMT
The amount of alcohol people in England drink is underestimated by the equivalent of 12 million bottles of wine a week, according to new research.
Fri, 22 May 2015 09:33:58 GMT
The biggest NHS Trust and two more of the hospitals it runs have been labelled "inadequate" by inspectors.
Fri, 22 May 2015 07:48:54 GMT
David Cameron needs to "get real" and ditch his "surreal obsession" with opening GP surgeries in England seven days a week, the British Medical Association says.
Wed, 20 May 2015 23:11:28 GMT
A heart patient has two operations simultaneously, in what surgeons say is the first procedure of its type in the UK.
Thu, 21 May 2015 12:44:17 GMT
Scientists have figured out how to brew morphine using the same kit used to make beer at home.
Tue, 19 May 2015 00:24:50 GMT
Regular exercise in old age has as powerful an effect on life expectancy as giving up smoking, a study suggests.
Fri, 15 May 2015 02:38:00 GMT
Why the NHS should listen to people who see something amiss
Fri, 05 Dec 2014 01:46:52 GMT
The strange effects of cancer on appetite
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 01:31:05 GMT
As we live longer and with council budgets tight, the social care system that supports us in our later years is under increasing pressure. Find out the costs you might face.
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:00:17 GMT
The Clarks shoe company started using iPads to measure children's feet last year, and it's all about capturing invaluable foot data.
Thu, 21 May 2015 23:02:18 GMT
Zubia Aslam was poisoned at Stepping Hill Hospital describes her ordeal saying she had ''no control'' over her body.
Wed, 20 May 2015 13:07:44 GMT
Thousands of dying patients are being let down by poor end-of-life care, according to the organisation that investigates complaints about the NHS in England.
Wed, 20 May 2015 12:58:02 GMT
The Director of Nursing and Midwifery at Stepping Hill Hospital, Judith Morris explains that the case had an emotional impact on staff and patients
Tue, 19 May 2015 08:43:19 GMT
Greater Manchester Police say the investigation which led to Victorino Chua's arrest and conviction was one of the the biggest and most complex it has ever carried out.
Mon, 18 May 2015 21:31:19 GMT
The health Secretary has dismissed concerns voiced by the Royal College of Nursing about changes in pay conditions associated with delivering a 7-day health service.
Mon, 18 May 2015 07:13:19 GMT
Detectives investigating the killings at Stepping Hill Hospital flew to Victorino Chua's native Philippines, where their investigation has cast serious doubt over his medical qualifications.
Tue, 19 May 2015 06:33:37 GMT
A fish-shaped lump of iron could be the answer to the global problem of anaemia.
Sat, 16 May 2015 23:46:39 GMT
The truth behind the Facebook rumour
Thu, 21 May 2015 13:04:32 GMT
Doctors' leaders are challenging seven day working
Thu, 21 May 2015 08:35:27 GMT
Is it worse than drinking little but often?
Wed, 20 May 2015 14:28:13 GMT
The country where the number of people with HIV is soaring
Tue, 19 May 2015 23:04:39 GMT
Some of the infection risks, and the dos and don'ts
Tue, 19 May 2015 12:33:41 GMT
Add an iron fish to your pot and boil
Sun, 17 May 2015 00:58:59 GMT