It’s not just hospitals that are under pressure

Some pharmacists at Boots have told the BBC they are under so much pressure at work they fear patients could be at risk. Boots...

Disease discoveries unlock door to diagnosis and new treatments

An international team of scientists and doctors has identified a family of five new genetic diseases which are likely to affect more than 1...

Cut down on social media says sleep expert

A sleep doctor is calling for Brits to cut down on the time they spend on social media this new year after a study...

Are you ready for a latte levy?

There are more than four times as many coffee shops today as there were in the year 2000, and 1 in 5 of us...

NHS winter crisis should prompt government to fully fund social care, warn councils

This year’s winter health crisis should incentivise government to fully fund our social care system, council leaders urged today. The Local Government Association, which represents...

Another Winter of crisis in the NHS has arrived

Tens of thousands of non-urgent NHS operations and procedures in England may be deferred until 31 January, due to winter pressures, the National Health...

New campaign launches as figures reveal halfthe sugar children consume in the North West...

Public Health England is encouraging parents across the North West to choose 100 calorie snacks instead of unhealthier options and keep them to a...

4,111 emergency calls on Xmas Day alone says North West Ambulance Service

While everyone has been enjoying their turkey and mince pies and relaxing with loved ones, for North West Ambulance Service staff, it has been...

New night shelter for rough sleepers opens in City Centre

A new winter night shelter for longer-term rough sleepers with the most complex needs is about to open in a church near the city...

1 in 4 teenagers couldn’t enjoy Christmas without social media

More than one in four teenagers – an estimated 108,000 young people in the North West - say they couldn’t enjoy Christmas without social...

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