A Fife fire chief has backed a move toward crew members being first to respond when someone suffers a cardiac arrest.
NHS boards spent more than £38,000 a day on consultants’ overtime in the past three years, according to figures collated by the Scottish Liberal Democrats.
MPs have called on the Home Secretary to issue a medical cannabis licence to a six-year-old boy whose rare form of epilepsy improves after taking the drug.
The long running plan for a multi-million pound Dundee sport centre has leapt its latest hurdle after the government announced a tax u-turn.
A delay in agreeing a post-Brexit transition deal could put NHS patient care at risk as more health businesses will divert money towards contingency planning for a “disorderly” withdrawal from the European Union, a senior MP has said.
More than 5,000 children have been referred to specialists over concerns about their weight in the past three years, according to figures gathered by the Scottish Conservatives.
Scientists believe the hallmark Alzheimer’s protein – amyloid beta – may have been passed to a small number of people during childhood brain surgery.
The future of Tayside and Fife’s health and education systems is said to be “under threat” after figures revealed the region’s birth rates have plummeted over the past two decades.
Family members could no longer have a say over whether their loved ones donate their organs upon death as part of new opt-out proposals.
A new kind of antipsychotic has been found to relieve terrifying and disturbing symptoms suffered by millions of people with Alzheimer’s disease worldwide.