Medical researchers are hoping to bust some of the myths and mystery surrounding clinical trials in an effort to get more much-needed volunteers.
Nicola Sturgeon has hit back at Tory claims she should “give it a rest” when it comes to Scottish independence.
Overnight GP cover in St Andrews and Glenrothes will close for good if officials approve options to be taken to the public next month.
A compensation scheme is being drawn up for those identified by one of the most complex and challenging patient recalls in Northern Ireland’s history, senior civil servants have said.
A compensation scheme is being drawn up for those identified by the most complex ever patient recall in Northern Ireland, a senior civil servant said.
An NHS trust accused of resisting taking the blame for its blunders could be prosecuted after a patient escaped from a mental health hospital and was burned alive in the boot of a car.
Sir, – In your story, GP recruitment crisis leaves several Fife practices at risk (May 12), I noted with concern the reported comment of Fife Health and Social Care Partnership that “the number of doctors prepared to operate the service was too low to ensure patient safety”.
The Ebola outbreak in DR Congo has spread to a city, prompting fears of a worrying shift in the new outbreak in the north-west of the country.
Politicians from across the political divide have called for a public consultation on the long-term future of Fife's community health services to be postponed.
A terminally ill woman who cast light on Ireland’s cervical screening controversy has called for a radical overhaul of the Irish health service, insisting she does not want to die in vain.