20 minute antibody test to be rolled out and Government performs U turn on...

Health and care staff coming from abroad will be exempted from the health surcharge, a £400 fee levied on non-EU migrants to pay for...

Cancer rates for the over 75’s could rise by 80 per cent in 20...

The number of older people diagnosed with cancer every year could rise by up to 80% to nearly a quarter of a million by...

Gorton Care Agency placed into special measures

A care agency based in East Manchester has been placed in special measures by the Health Watchdog after its services were found to be...

On average people in England from age 50 can expect to be healthy and...

A new study has estimated that on average people in England from age 50 can expect to be healthy and in work for nine...

Weatherspoon’s boss Tim Martin is not happy with the Government’s advice on bars and...

Wetherspoon Chairman Tim Martin has criticised the government's measures to limit the spread of coronavirus after it advised the public to no longer go...

Healthcare rationing could see unlawful deaths from COVID-19, researchers claim

Current medical guidelines risk unlawful deaths of patients – with doctors, hospitals, and even the government potentially liable – if a second peak forces...

Research sheds light on body clock and links to mental health and disease

A large-scale genomic analysis has revealed some of the inner workings of the body clock, shedding new...

Lack of iodine in some UK diets could affect cognitive potential in children

A lack of awareness of iodine as a nutrient among the British population could put our children’s futures at risk says an academic at...

Covid-19 tests going into a data black hole claim

Data on the outcome of tens of thousands of tests carried out outside the NHS is ‘disappearing into a data black hole’, making it...

Care leavers receive major employment boost with launch of Greater Manchester Guarantee

Care leavers across Greater Manchester are to be supported with greatly improved employment prospects following the introduction of a significant new Care Leavers Guarantee...