Friday, February 15, 2019

A GPs' surgery has published a searing open letter on its website, blaming the government and health officials for the "crisis" facing their patients. Parkgrove...

VETS have confirmed the first Scottish cases of a deadly disease that rots the flesh of dogs. Three pets have been infected north of the...

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

SCOTTISH health chiefs are spending £2m on a robot originally designed for the military to perform keyhole prostate surgery. Prostate removal - known as a...

Edinburgh University scientists have found that sugar may reduce the risk of osteoarthritis developing people who undergo orthopaedic surgery every year.   The disease, which occurs...

Half of the Scotland's health boards failed to meet cancer referral waiting times according to new figures released today.   The findings emerged in the Scottish...

A STRUGGLING NHS board has been hit with £17m in negligence claims - almost a third of them lodged by their own staff. According to...

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

AN influential website has been condemned for its “neanderthal” video guide to Glasgow and its food.   The Vice documentary - which has been viewed 160,000...

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...

Older women with breast cancer could avoid radiotherapy, without harming their chances of survival according to scientists at the University of Edinburgh. The international study...

SCOTLAND’S Chief Fire Inspector has called for firefighters to be allowed to treat members of the public having heart attacks. At present emergency calls for...

SUICIDES in Scotland have fallen by 19% in the last decade, according to new statistics. A BBC Panorama documentary, A Suicide in the Family, shown...

A MUM overcame her phobia of telephones - to save a street from what could have been a devastating gas explosion. Cheryl Campbell has suffered...

OVER 3,500 Scots are killed every year by toxic fumes belched from millions of vehicle exhausts, it has been revealed. New figures from the UK...

A PREGNANT woman gave birth to a stillborn child five days after an NHS 24 nurse recommended she took paracetemol if the pain got...

BANNING smoking in public places has cut hospital admissions for childhood respiratory infections in England by almost 4%, new research from Edinburgh University has shown. Researchers...

SCOTS men who want to live as long as women are in for some good news - the gap in life expectancy is gradually...

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...
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