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'Broken' care system for most vulnerablePatients with mental health problems, autism and learning disabilities are being let down, a report says. [more...]

Don't be complacent over laughing gas risks, say nursesNurses are warning drug use can cause breathing and heart problems - and sometimes death. [more...]

Heart scan 'could pick up signs of sudden death risk'Researchers used detailed images of the heart to look for signs of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. [more...]

Decriminalise prostitution, say nursesNurses are worried sex workers are risking their health and safety because of the laws around prostitution. [more...]

MRI scan death of Torbay teenager investigatedAlice Sloman's heart had grown to twice the normal size due to growth hormone treatment. [more...]

Artificial intelligence diagnoses lung cancerAI appears better than specialist doctors at diagnosing the disease from lung scans, say researchers. [more...]

Liposuction rise linked to gym wear trendMore women are seeking surgery, possibly to get a body that looks good in trendy gym clothing, says surgeon. [more...]

Hoddesdon dental patients offered HIV testsHundreds of dental scaling patients are offered blood tests over fears about unsterilised equipment. [more...]

Staff shortages 'abusing good will of nurses'Nursing chiefs want to see safe staffing rules enshrined in law as 40,000 posts remain vacant. [more...]

Too many children in mental health hospitals, says reportA lack of support in schools and the community in England is contributing to the problem, says a report. [more...]

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