THE father of a junior doctor who died driving home from a hospital night shift has called for an overhaul of working practices amid concerns about the intense workload placed on new medics.
SUSAN Boyle has revealed that she suffers from Asperger's syndrome, a form of autism that affects the ability to communicate and interact socially.
"BE prepared to be exhausted for your first month working.
"I LOVE my daughter to bits, but it can wear you down.
THE reduction in the number of alcohol-related deaths in Scotland may be linked to the economic downturn rather than drinks policy, says a new NHS report.
PREGNANT teenagers are to be given more support to give their babies a "healthier start to life".
CANCER patients in Scotland are being given ketamine and cannabis as part of a ground-breaking medical trial by the NHS.
CASES of the hospital-acquired infection (HAI) Clostridium difficile have fallen sharply in recent years.
TWO in five adults underestimate the recommended levels of exercise they should be doing, a poll suggests.
the father of Formula One star Lewis Hamilton has told a High Court judge he does not "mind lying" to liars.
An imbalance of gut bacteria may increase the risk of bowel cancer.
An eye movement test to assist diagnosis of major adult psychiatric disorders has been nominated for a Scottish Enterprise Life Sciences Award.
Work in Edinburgh to encourage teenage girls to live healthy, active lifestyles and challenge negative body image has been given an outstanding achievement award.
The number of people dying from breast, prostate and bowel cancer will almost halve by 2020, figures suggest.
MORE than half of nurses are working excess hours and feel under too much pressure to give the best care to patients, a survey reveals.
People in central Scotland are more likely to die from alcohol-related causes than those in comparable parts of northern England, says a new NHS study.