Emergency and urgent services at Stepping Hill Hospital have taken a major step forward, with initial approval now given for a new care campus

New ‘Emergency and Urgent Care Campus’ at Stepping Hill Hospital

Emergency and urgent services at Stepping Hill Hospital have taken a major step forward, with initial approval now given for a new care campus...
New data reveals a figure of around 10% of over-18s now have food allergies, which coincides with the latest research from the US

Could your favourite food kill you? One in ten adults now have food allergies...

New data from London Medical Laboratory suggests that the number of adult food allergies could be far higher than previously thought. Current NHS and...
Shocking new figures show that patients across the country are facing increasingly dangerous delays for medical help

Heart attack patients facing hour wait in ambulance wait times crisis

The Liberal Democrats have blasted the Conservative Government for presiding over an ambulance waiting time crisis “spiralling out of control”, as shocking new figures...
Up to 500 new midwives from around the world are set to join maternity teams across the country under a new NHS England initiative

NHS initiative will see 50O midwives taken on from overseas

Up to 500 new midwives from around the world are set to join maternity teams across the country under a new NHS England initiative. As...
UNISON and the Care Provider Alliance have written jointly to Sajid Javid urging him to reinstate Covid funding for social care

Health Secretary urged to bring back COVID funding for social care

UNISON and the Care Provider Alliance (CPA) have written jointly to Sajid Javid urging him to reinstate Covid funding for social care. The letter to...
Britain is on track to be the fattest nation in Europe in a decade, with takeaways amongst the reasons being blamed for the obesity issue

Unhealthy Europeans and Britain tops the Obesity list says UN

Britain is on track to be the fattest nation in Europe in a decade, with takeaway companies and sedentary lifestyles being blamed for the...
Cognitive impairment as a result of severe COVID-19 is similar to that sustained between 50 and 70 years of age

Cognitive impairment from severe COVID-19 equivalent to 20 years of ageing, study finds

Cognitive impairment as a result of severe COVID-19 is similar to that sustained between 50 and 70 years of age and is the equivalent...
Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust has recruited 28 senior mental health practitioners to work with GPs and other professionals

GPs and mental health trust working together to help people

Patients visiting GP surgeries across Greater Manchester will soon benefit from dedicated support from a senior and highly experienced mental health practitioner. Pennine Care NHS...

Childhood obesity increases risk of type 1 diabetes

Being overweight in childhood increases the risk of developing type 1 diabetes in later life, according to the findings of a new study that...

High Court rules that sending untested patients from hospital to care homes at start...

The Government broke the law by discharging Covid-positive patients into care homes, the High Court has ruled,after the former Health Secretary Matt Hancock was...