A potentially life-saving new treatment for children with a rare form of leukaemia is being made available on the NHS – but a drug for adults with blood cancer has been rejected.
There has been a big rise in the number of drugs on a “shortage of supply” list for England, analysis shows.
NHS Tayside fears Brexit could lead to shortages of staff, medicines and even organs for transplant.
GPs are drowning in their workload as staff shortages and budget cuts continue to bite, a Fife doctor has warned.
NHS Tayside wastes £1.4 million per year on unused medicines.