Saturday, October 19, 2019

HOSPITAL chiefs have been accused of exploiting the sick after a patient paid £82 to watch television for four days. Rhona Beattie hoped that watching...

A NURSE has been struck off he deliberately inflicted pain on an elderly care home resident by twisting his arm behind his back as...

A SCOTS firefighter who suffered a cardiac arrest at just 22 made it to the top of three of the UK’s highest mountains in...

DISEASE-causing bacteria in the lung evade the body’s immune system by pretending the lungs are pregnant, according to University of Dundee research presented today...

HEALTH chiefs have been criticised for paying universities to design undergraduate degrees in “spirituality”. NHS Scotland is set to pay £3,000 to universities to develop...

A RECENT study by the University of Edinburgh has uncovered new findings which show the effects smoking has on the brain.   The study shows that...

A CARE worker has been struck off after leaving a vulnerable woman and her partner in a soiled bed overnight. Claire O’Brien accompanied a dependent...

THE advertising watchdog has launched an investigation into Food Standards Scotland after they aired an “appalling” and “terribly informed” advert to combat diabetes. On Monday...

A DEAF woman spent almost three days in a Tayside hospital without being provided with a sign language interpreter. A report from the Scottish Public...

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...

STEM cell research could hold the key to treating deadly motor neurone disease (MND), scientists say. A research team from Edinburgh University has created motor...

A report published on Sunday by the Cabinet Office estimates that 80,000 people could die in the UK from antibiotic resistant infections. The National Risk...

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...

Treating stroke patients with antibiotics and paracetamol could save up to 25,000 lives each year, researchers have said. A £4m study is to investigate whether...

TO avoid repeating the same mistakes and learn to make good choices, our brain needs to correctly evaluate the consequences of our decisions. Exactly how the...

EVERY single Scot waiting on IVF treatment was seen within 12 months, it was revealed today. Public Health Minister Maureen Watt has welcomed the figures,...

A TERRIFIED mother saved her daughter with seconds to spare when she almost strangled to death on a cot bumper. Debbie MacDonald woke to shrieks...

A CARE home worker has been banned from the profession after giving a resident too much insulin - causing them to pass out.       Gordon Bryan...

A DISABILITY charity has apologised after one of its vans was photographed completely blocking a city pavement. An angry pedestrian snapped the Capability Scotland vehicle...

Are you worried about an issue with erectile dysfunction? This was once considered a taboo subject and men were often unwilling to admit that...
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