A former healthcare assistant has risen through the ranks to become chief nurse at the same hospital where he began his career.
Magnetic particles that seek out and kill prostate cancer cells at an early stage of the disease are being developed by British scientists.
Westminster to invest in community nursingSubscription
NHS Westminster has announced it will invest £3.6m in community nursing care over the next three years.
One in six Scottish women can not name any symptom of breast cancer, a survey has found.
Mothers of twins or triplets are almost twice as likely to suffer postnatal depression as mothers of single children, a survey has shown.
Stem cell hope for type 1 diabetesSubscription
Stem cell transplants can allow type 1 diabetes patients to live for several years without insulin injections, a small US study has shown.
Touch screen kiosks that enable patients to check themselves in are to be installed at King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust in London.
Patients trust nurses more than doctorsSubscription
People trust nurses more than doctors, according to a survey by The Reader’s Digest.
Stroke risk slashed by taking statinsSubscription
Statins can reduce the risk of stroke by one fifth, a French study has shown.
A bracelet that warns sunbathers when they are in danger of burning their skin has been developed by scientists.