A STROKE survivor has one of the first patients to be treated at Glasgow's new super hospital.
Staff shortages mean some nurses missed mandatory training last year or had to use their annual leave in order to complete it, according to a new survey.
CORPORATE credit cards have been withdrawn from managers at a major Scottish health board after a review found some spending was not backed by receipts.
A STUDY identifying which neurons in the brain control hunger could aid in the development of drugs to tackle obesity, researchers have said.
NEWS that the first legally approved self testing kit for HIV has gone on sale is being welcomed in Scotland.
SERIOUS gaps in the care of women who are suffering from symptoms of postnatal depression have been highlighted by a new report.
THEY have been taking pot shots at each other for years and the attacks have intensified since the general election kicked off.
A DRUGS company has taken the unusual step of requesting a review after the use of a new cancer treatment on the NHS was blocked in Scotland.
ALMOST a third of GPs are planning to retire in the next five years, according to a survey which has heightened fears of a ballooning recruitment crisis.
The amount of money spent on research into dementia and stroke in the UK is still far too low, health experts have said.
SCIENTISTS are investigating a new therapy for the treatment of tendon injuries such as tennis elbow and Achilles tendinitis after gaining new insight into the condition.
AN independent expert in water borne diseases has pledged to set up an unofficial inquiry into the the Legionairres' outbreak in Edinburgh which left four people dead.
The sedentary lifestyle of Britons is contributing to a rise in the number of young people experiencing back and neck pain, experts have said.
It's the ultimate Scottish footballing challenge: to visit around all 42 senior clubs in just 42 hours.
One in six women diagnosed with breast cancer put off seeing their GP for more than a month after first spotting a symptom.
HUNDREDS of immigrants are set to boost Scotland's dwindling blood stocks after the number of donations dipped by 10% during the Easter school holiday period.