Tue, December 11, 2018

A MAN who was infamous for his lack of punctuality played a posthumous prank on pals - by being late for his own funeral. Mark...

A HEALTH chief has slammed the “irresponsible” and “breathtakingly dangerous” sale of kids’ munchie boxes filled with sweets and chocolate. Sweet shops have now started...

A TOP cop has warned of a “sexting” surge among underage youngsters. Crimes of indecency in Scotland’s capital have risen by almost a quarter in...

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...

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

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

NEW cigarette plain packaging laws could “emotionally harm” smokers and make it more difficult to stop, according to an academic. In May last year the...

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...

SCOTLAND'S top forensic scientist has revealed that her Saturday job in a butcher's helped inspire her career dealing with the dead. Professor Sue Black has...

A FATHER of one died of cancer just two days after holding a farewell party in his local pub for friends and family. Brave Simon...

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...

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...

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,...

THE number of Scottish school pupils needing classroom help for mental health problems has more than doubled, shocking new statistics have revealed. New research by...

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...

DOCTORS should harvest organs from dead patients regardless of their families wishes - according to a top academic. At present organ donations in Scotland can...

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...

A MAJOR study of Scots internet users has exploded the myth of the reclusive, bedroom-dwelling online addict. Researchers found that the more time Scots spend...

THE CATHOLIC church is locked in a bitter row with the Scottish NHS over what they call “sinister” plans to open sex clinics in...

SCOTS hospitals are among the worst in the UK for stillbirths, new data reveals. NHS Ayrshire and Arran comes second in a list of 21...
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