Monday, August 3, 2020

A drug that breaks up blood clots in the brains of stroke patients could be used more widely than at present without increased risk,...
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A NEW treatment for Covid-19 is set to be trialed which aims to reduce lung inflammation in coronavirus patients. Researchers from The University of Dundee will...

A third patient has died from the C-diff infection at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary.   The infected patient was said to be very unwell from another illness...

A HEARING into a midwife accused of harming 20 unborn babies was told by a consultant she had never seen such drastic and unexplained...

A research consortium featuring scientists from the University of Dundee have detailed how the genetic mutations that give rise to cancer are caused by...

THE family of a young boy who has died after battling rare brain and spine tumours have paid tribute to their “little fighter”. Jayden Nicol,...

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’...

SICK and injured patients face a 40-mile round trip for accident and emergency treatment as a result of “disgraceful” staff shortages. Patients who would normally...

TOP Scots chef and healthy eating campaigner Nick Nairn has revealed that he has failed to follow his own advice on healthy eating. The Michelin...

One in four drinkers in Scotland are drinking more since lockdown began, according to new research. The study from independent alcohol education charity, Drinkaware, found...

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

MORE than 5,000 elderly patients have been discharged from hospital in the middle of the night, shock new figures show. Records – obtained by the...

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...

Pregnant women who take the thrush treatment fluconazole orally appear to have a  higher risk of giving birth to a baby with muscle and...

A SCOTTISH GP practice has been forced to close, leaving hundreds of patients in the lurch - because no one fancies the job.   Kirkcaldy Medical...

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...

Mental Health Minister Jamie Hepburn will visit a new £8 million unit for child and adolescent mental health in Dundee today. The Young People’s Unit...

A new £3 million fund has been announced to enable active and independent living for people who are recovering from illness or injury. The fund...

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

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...
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