One in four NHS wards routinely operate at unsafe staffing levels that threaten patient safety, experts have warned.
Sunlight striking a shaving mirror triggered a blaze at the home of Dame Joan Collins.
Debbie Hayton, a science teacher who transition as an adult, has said that she is concerned the treatment at the only NHS gender clinic for children is “dangerous”.
A mother who tried to bring medical cannabis into the UK illegally in a bid to help her severely epileptic daughter has had it confiscated at the airport.
The NHS will not be able to deliver its long-term plan without recruiting more staff, an MP has warned.
Dr Laurence Gerlis has dismissed the NHS push to use more ‘user-friendly’ language on its website, saying that he does not want medical terms to be replaced with words “like poo and pee”.
The chairwoman of the Royal College of GPs has said that the UK does not “spend enough” on the NHS, after a survey revealed that public satisfaction with the NHS has fallen to the lowest level in more than a decade.
The government has launched its first cervical screening campaign in the hope of reversing a 20-year low in women going for smear tests.
Dr Laurence Gerlis has said it is the "abuse" and "overuse" of the NHS that has led to struggles with the system.
A new study has found that one in four people are currently on a waiting list for a medical appointment.
‘Appalling’ mental health provsion is behind a sharp rise in the number of self-harming children, a professor has claimed.
Labour MP Justin Madders has said it is "wrong" for the Health Secretary to be endorsing private health companies, such as GP at Hand.
Doctor Salehya Ahsan tells talkRADIO how Brexit has affected her job
A&E waiting times in England have reached their worst level since records began, data shows.
Dozens of highly sensitive medical files were accidentally donated by doctor to staff at a charity shop in Essex.
NHS Blood and Transplant have cancelled six blood donation sessions in Dover and Folkestone over fears traffic will prevent blood leaving the area
The chief executive of the Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants has said that the Home Office doubling the charge for migrants using the NHS is “double taxation” because many immigrants are also paying tax.
A transgender teenager has started a crowdfunding campaign to pay for his eggs to be frozen due to fears that hormone therapy will leave him infertile.
John Latham from NHS Blood and Transplant has said that women are often “happier” to donate blood and said a fear of needles can be a reason they do not donate.
Harriet Minter of the Badass Women's Hour clashed with a nutritionist over their views on obesity
Theresa May will unveil a plan for overhauling certain areas of the NHS by providing additional funding, but staff shortages and social care are still not being addressed
The former health minister has criticised a new 10-year plan for the NHS, claiming it fails to address issues faced in social care.
Hospitals are being forced to spend millions of pounds each year replacing unreturned, broken or missing crutches, an investigation has found.
A senior food scientist and top NHS doctor have joined politicians from across Parliament to demand action on the cancer risk from processed meats like bacon and ham.
A disposal company facing a probe over a pile-up of waste from the health service has ceased operations.
More than four in 10 NHS hospitals have increased their prices for car parking in the last year, an investigation has found.
talkRADIO’s Mike Graham has described drinking in excess as “idiocy” and suggested that those who become so intoxicated should be charged to use the NHS’s new ‘drunk tanks’.
Dr Laurence Gerlis has said that people having no “self-control” and the availability of food contribute to type-2 diabetes, after latest figures show 169 amputations are happening every week due to diabetes.
Fax machines will be banned across the NHS under plans to modernise the outdated technology and IT systems in the institution.
Additional action needs to be taken to help with medicine stockpiling in the event of a no-deal Brexit, the health secretary has claimed.
Dr Mike Smith has said that GPs are being “bogged down” by administrative work, as new figures suggest some patients are waiting three weeks for GP appointments.
The biggest ever lung cancer screening trial will take place next year involving 50,000 people.
NHS campaigners have welcomed the expected expansion of training schemes for overseas doctors, but say the proposals do not go far enough to undo the staffing shortage caused by Brexit.
A South London GP has criticised the health secretary for saying the NHS should be more like McDonald's.
When asked by MP Luciana Berger what the benefits of leaving the EU would be for the NHS, Health Secretary Matt Hancock appeared to struggle to give an answer
The NHS will need to start implementing some emergency preparations before Christmas if there is a no-deal Brexit, in order to be ready for leaving the European Union in March, MPs have been warned.
Roy Lilley, a former NHS Trust chairman has said that everyone knows the NHS is “under pressure” but encouraging volunteers to help out is not about “amateurs doing bypass surgery”.
Boris Johnson has been warned he faces private prosecution over the infamous claim – put on a Vote Leave bus during the EU referendum - that the UK sends £350 million a week to Brussels.
A report from NHS Digital found that one in eight young people had a mental disorder in 2017
The health secretary has claimed there is an "awful lot of work" to do in order to ensure an "unhindered supply of drugs" in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
Prescriptions for diabetics are now costing the NHS in England more than £1 billion a year, new figures show.
Julia Hartley-Brewer said that previous government cuts and the working conditions for NHS staff have led to the current shortage, predicted to reach over 51,000 by 2021
The health secretary, Matt Hancock, has said that people need to take "greater personal responsibility" for managing their own health.
Julia Hartley-Brewer has said that people understand the effect “a kebab and cigarettes” has on their health and still make that choice, as the Health Secretary announces a new prevention strategy for areas such as smoking and obesity.
Sharon Morris, a former mental health nurse has said she was diagnosed with PTSD and still has nightmares after being attacked by a patient two years ago.
Health Secretary Matt Hancock has said violence against NHS staff is “shocking” but body cameras and higher penalties are being brought in to dissuade people from being violent.
Health and Social Care Secretary Matt Hancock has said he knows “people have made sacrifices” for the economy, but its strong growth means the hardship “is all starting to bear fruit”.
Chancellor Philip Hammond is expected to announce a £2 billion per year injection into mental health services in the Autumn Budget 2018
A poll by the Centre for Progressive Policy shows some people think it's 'not fair' for non-UK citizens to use the NHS for free
A researcher at the Institute of Public Policy Research tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that the NHS must increase its spending on mental health to achieve parity of esteem with physical illnesses
Dr Mike Galsworthy, the founder of NHS Against Brexit, says leaving the EU on top of the annual winter crisis could mean a bleak time ahead for the NHS
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has called on the Prime Minister to restore bursaries for NHS nurses as he claims there are currently 40,000 nurse vacancies in the NHS.
The National Health Service is being “ripped off” by pharmaceutical companies charging more than £1,000 for a bottle of pain-relieving mouthwash, ministers have been told.
A waste disposal company facing a criminal investigation over a pile-up of waste from the NHS has denied claims that human body parts were among items caught up in the pile up.