Health

  • 4 March 2015

    DOCTORS say patients have deteriorated and become seriously ill while waiting to be seen in overcrowded accident and emergency departments as official figures show the worst hospital crisis in Scotland for more than seven years.

  • 4 March 2015

    VACANCIES for hospital consultants are increasing in Scotland with the number of posts empty for more than six months up 45 per cent since the autumn.

  • 4 March 2015

    DOCTORS say patients have deteriorated and become seriously ill while waiting to be seen in overcrowded accident and emergency departments as official figures show the worst hospital crisis in Scotland for more than seven years.

  • 4 March 2015

    Testing breast cancer cells for how closely they resemble stem cells could identify women with the most aggressive disease, new research has suggested.