Saturday, November 25, 2017

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

AN elderly man needed oxygen as he was stretchered off a commuter train bursting at the seams because of the Forth Road Bridge closure. Passengers...

A NEW sugar tax could slash rates of dementia across the country according to a Scots scientist. Professor Craig Ritchie will tell a conference later...

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...

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...

SCOTS school pupils are using e-cigarettes as a gateway to smoking, according to a new study. The research also found that most high school students...

SOME medical staff are just as unimpressed with hospital food as their people they treat, according to newly released NHS documents. Over-boiled macaroni, hairy shepherd’s...

Nicola Sturgeon has opened Piramal Healthcare's new £2 million life science suite in Grangemouth, adding 20 high skilled jobs to the 33,000 already employed...

The number of patients who are having their lung cancer detected in stage one has increased by nearly 25%, according to figure released by...

SCOTTISH teens who want to go to university brush their teeth more, eat fewer crisps and have less sex. A new study by St. Andrew’s...

HOSPITAL meals are being driven 15 miles by private taxi from one hospital to another - twice a day, seven days a week. Meals for...

SCIENTISTS are launching research into why some Scots have developed a natural resistance to midge bites. It is currently known that around one in seven...

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...

AN OBESE Scot who drank three big bottles of Irn Bru a day has shed half his body weight - after swapping the fizzy...

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...

SCOTS sex workers could soon be enjoying home visits from health workers, it has been revealed. The new initiative by Police Scotland and NHS Lothian...

A DENTIST who failed to wash his hands, reused surgical tools and “wilfully disregarded” patient safety has been allowed to continue working. Andre Basson, of...

A STAGGERING 85% of parents may be risking their children's eyesight, new research has shown. Parents in Scotland are being urged to take young...

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...

DOCTORS are urging Scots to sign up to the Organ Donor Register during National Transplant Week (7-13 September 2015) and to discuss their wishes with...
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