Health

  • 21 October 2014

    HEALTH experts are to investigate whether replacing face-to-face GP visits with telephone of email consultations would bring benefits for patients and doctors.

  • 20 October 2014

    THE Scottish Government has come under fire after a private firm was hired to carry out a health service staff survey, leaving the taxpayer with a larger bill than when an NHS body did the same job.

  • 20 October 2014

    FUNCTIONING human intestine has been grown from stem cells in the laboratory, paving the way for new treatments to gut disorders.

  • 20 October 2014

    RADIOGRAPHERS across the UK will go on strike today in the latest industrial action against the Government's decision not to accept a recommended one per cent pay rise for all NHS staff.