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Herald Living, Wellbeing: The best way to approach friendship

Herald Living, Wellbeing: The best way to approach friendship

Sickness levels branded "unacceptably high"

Scottish Ambulance Service staff sickness levels 'unacceptably high'

Health Secretary Shona Robison

Nine GP practices requiring health board back-up due to problems, says health secretary

New national CPR policy to be unveiled

New national CPR policy to be unveiled in September

Mental health experts and campaigners raise concerns about services

Mental health service concerns raised at Holyrood summit

The grandad who wasn't told his cancer had spread. His daughter speaks out.

Daughter of grandad who wasn't told his cancer had spread speaks out

Asthma in childhood down by a third, finds study

Asthma in childhood down by a third, finds study

Giving stroke patients antibiotics and paracetamol could save 25,000 lives

Giving stroke patients antibiotics and paracetamol could save 25,000 lives

Travellers urged to follow medical advice as malaria surges in Scotland

Travellers urged to follow medical advice as malaria surges in Scotland

Family warn on meningitis risks after son took ill

Family warn on meningitis risks after son took ill

Scots encouraged to get tested for hepatitis C

Fresh questions raised in NHS Grampian saga

Fresh questions raised in NHS Grampian saga

Hospital shuts as two patients treated for Sars-like virus

Hospital shuts as two patients treated for Sars-like virus

Scotland NHS offers only hope to English suffers of rare eye disease

Scotland NHS offers only hope to English suffers of rare eye disease

Tesco to ban full-sugar, kids-sized cartons of Ribena, Capri-Sun and Rubicon in bid to curb childhood obesity

Tesco to ban full-sugar, kids-sized cartons of Ribena, Capri-Sun and Rubicon in bid to curb childhood obesity

Experimental drug may hold back rate of Alzheimer's

Antidepressents combinations linked to bleeding risk in study

 

Doctors urge 20p tax on sugary drinks to help tackle obesity

Mother loses nine-year legal battle for compensation after son born with cerebral palsy

Fears over air quality force patients from new super hospital

Fears over air quality force patients from new super hospital

Road to nowhere: Warning safety at risk as Glasgow patients directed to closed A&Es

Road to nowhere: Warning safety at risk as Glasgow patients directed to closed A&Es

 

Elderly patients struggle to find their way round new super-hospital

Hospital worker stole £1.3m of vital supplies from Ayrshire unit

Hospital worker stole £1.3m of vital supplies from Ayrshire unit

Herald Living Health: Help yourself to help others with dementia

 

Three health crises that prompted investigation

Blood scandal cash review will report in Scotland by Christmas

Blood scandal cash review will report in Scotland by Christmas

Broadcaster Andrew Marr famously suffered a stroke while exercising in 2013

Stroke patients face postcode lottery for treatment

Taylor Swift performs her 1989 Tour at the SSE Hydro .Picture Martin Shields Herald & Times Ltd (32595739)

Taylor Swift helps fill hotel rooms

 

NHS culture putting patients at risk, say doctors

 

Drinkers harm to others is revealed by study

Trial scientists: the benefits of breast cancer screening are vastly overestimated

Trial scientists: the benefits of breast cancer screening are vastly overestimated

Stem cell breakthrough offers hope for liver transplant patients

Stem cell breakthrough offers hope for liver transplant patients

 

Donor register allows for opt-out

 

Experts reveal more hospital patients are waking up during surgery

Hearing told a Scottish GP has "a desire to help patients which needs to be kept in check"

Hearing told a Scottish GP has "a desire to help patients which needs to be kept in check"

 

Confusion reigns over healthy food campaigns amid hijacking claims

Grampian to be used as model to boost organ donation

Grampian to be used as model to boost organ donation

 

Health board fined £40,000 for causing the death of patient

 

A&E times improve at new super-hospital

The Queen renamed the new Glasgow hospital during a visit on Friday July 3

No cost for new signage at renamed super-hospital

Midwife fighting for her professional life

Midwife fighting for her professional life

A&E waiting times improve

A&E waiting times improve

The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh wave as they depart after officially opening the new South Glasgow University Hospital

Patient group's probe call to prevent further "embarrassing" problems at Glasgow's newest hospital

Health board seeks approval to add 755 new car parking spaces at super-hospital

Hospital ordered to tighten infection control after inspectors find blood on surgeons boots

Hospital ordered to tighten infection control after inspectors find blood on surgeons boots

Using technology to negotiate medical minefields

David Baldwin, a CSF leak patient from Ross-shire, is being operated on by Dr Wouter Shievink, the surgeon who cured George Clooney's leak

Sufferers of rare spinal disorder to launch charity after Michelle Watt tragedy

Alzheimer's drugs which slow pace of disease unveiled

Alzheimer's drugs which slow pace of disease unveiled

Tough new sugar target "foolish" says leading Scots nutritionist

Tough new sugar target "foolish" says leading Scots nutritionist

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