Friday, June 5, 2020

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...

A MUM of two has told how she needed 19 hours of surgery to remove a one-stone cancerous tumour and seven organs. Sandra Currie, 44,...

A NEW app has been launched to help young people manage mental health problems. The app and educational programme was launched today at an event...

NHS chiefs have been condemned for paying an agency doctor more than £19,000 for a week’s work - the equivalent of £1m a year. The...

A SCOTTISH osteopath has reported treating his first patient with injuries caused by playing Pokemon GO. Daniel Gerber, 48, from Glasgow, has nearly 20 years...

Scotland’s only cancer research charity, Worldwide Cancer Research, has expressed fears over how many more people could die from cancer in Scotland as a result...

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

A SCOTS expert has said government healthy eating drives are causing anorexia in children. Dr Jane Morris, chairwoman of the Scottish Eating Disorder Interest Group,...

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 WOMEN'S Aid worker could be struck off after allegedly calling a female a "slut", "bad mother" and leaving an abusive voicemail about her...

A STUDENT has been praised for tackling taboos after he appeared in an online video getting the results of a sex disease test.   Robbie Kent,...

Researchers at the University of Dundee are aiming to make a breakthrough against tuberculosis following new funding. A $3million grant from the Bill & Melinda...

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...

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’...

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

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...

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...

Public and health care professionals across Scotland are being asked to make a pledge to reduce unnecessary antibiotic prescriptions in the fight against antibiotic...

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

CORE A&E departments across Scotland saw and subsequently admitted, transferred or discharged 95.4% of patients within four hours during the week ending July 12. The...
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