Mon, Dec 10, 2018

THOUSANDS of live chickens were placed in cages, gassed, and dumped in container lorries yesterday as a cull of 40,000 birds started at the...

A SCOTTISH Health visitor has been struck off after she put 20 vulnerable children at 'significant risk'. Roberta Frances Barr accepted allegations made against her...

EQUIPMENT believed to be used for the gassing of 40,000 chickens was seen arriving today at the Fife farm hit by an outbreak of...

PATIENTS at a major Scottish hospital are at potentially “significant risk" as a result of staff shortages in accident and emergency. The standard of care...

A NHS chief has volunteered to work GP shifts to help deal with a shortage of doctors. Dr Angus McKellar, medical director at NHS Western...

DOCTORS in Scotland are campaigning for a new initiative to treat stroke patients. The new initiative aims to discover when the patient actually suffered their...

AMBULANCE chiefs have been forced to spend an estimated £3.5m on specialist equipment to treat Scots patients weighing up to 70 stone. The move follows...

MARKETING consultants from the Channel Islands have been hired in a bid to solve the GP recruitment crisis in the Highlands. The team will be...

A SCOTS teenager who falls asleep 30 times a day is joining a court class action to demand compensation from a pharmaceutical firm which...

A MUM fears she will die before NHS chiefs get round to fixing a machine that keeps her alive - and hasn't worked for...

ACCIDENT-prone boys are up to three times more likely to end up in A&E departments of Scottish hospitals compared to cautious girls. Experts claim boys...

MEET the 100-year-old Scots grandma with “amazing” skin - and her secret is never wearing makeup. Since a young age Ruby Mathieson, who recently celebrated...

A SERIES of hilarious and toe-curling Gaelic tattoo disasters have been unveiled by an expert in the notoriously tricky language. Amateur translators have been left...

SCOTS scientists have made a breakthrough which could provide relief to asthma sufferers across the world - by “silencing” the genes of the European...

OVER half of Scots think their partner is overweight but nearly a third are too scared to say anything, according to a recent study.   The...

CATS already have nine lives - but with the help of Edinburgh University scientists they may be getting more mileage out of them. Researchers at...

A SIMPLE game of fetch went horribly wrong for a pet pooch which ended up with a six-inch stick impaled in her throat. Amazingly, the...

A UK-wide epilepsy report has found epilepsy services in Scotland are improving and even outperforming the rest of the UK.   The report, produced by the...

NHS nursing staff are owed millions of pounds in backdated holiday pay claims going back six years by bungling Scottish health boards. Reviews into nurses’...

A SENIOR childcare boss has been struck off after faking mileage the equivalent of driving from Edinburgh to Baghdad. Kubeshni Gounder has been charged by...
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