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The 'Victorian' illnesses leaving hundreds in hospital  Bristol Post

It should not be okay that people are going to work and are coming home unable to put food on the table"


Ex-minister calls for hospital pigeon infection inquiry  BBC News

Alex Neil said experts should examine the deaths of two patients at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital.


Man taken to hospital after falling house in Carlisle  News & Star

A MAN was taken to hospital with back and leg injuries after he fell from the guttering of a house in Carlisle.


Girl, 9, in hospital after being hit by car in Dumbarton  BBC News

The nine-year-old girl was struck on a temporary walkway under a railway bridge in Dumbarton.


Gosport hospital deaths: Evidence 'strong enough to bring charges'  BBC News

There is "strong" evidence to bring criminal charges after the deaths of hundreds of patients at Gosport War Memorial Hospital, the detective who led an ...


Fight to keep Wellington Community Hospital open  Somerset County Gazette

A GROUP of patients at a medical practice are fighting to keep Wellington Community Hospital amid fears it could close for good.


Two wards closed at York Hospital  The Press, York

TWO wards at York Hospital have been closed to visitors this weekend.


Worcester hospital staff praised by patient's wife despite 12-hour trolley wait  Worcester News

A WIFE has praised hospital staff for the way they cared for her husband, despite him spending 12 hours on a trolley.


Man dies in hospital month after being struck by a car in Bolton  Manchester Evening News

The man has been in hospital ever since the collision which took place on Thursday, December 20.


Man still in 'serious condition' in hospital after Wolverhampton pub trouble  expressandstar.com

A man is still in a serious condition in hospital after an incident outside a city-centre pub in Wolverhampton.


Lorenzo set for tests on hand after hospital visit  Motorsport.com

New Honda MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo went to hospital in Verona on Saturday afternoon with severe hand pain, and is set for further tests to discount any ...


Coroner calls for report after hospital fall death  shropshirestar.com

A coroner is to ask what steps have been taken to improve risk assessments for patients after a pensioner died following a fall on a hospital ward.


Pupils in hospital after 'drug-related' incident at Dunfermline High School  BBC News

Four pupils have been taken to hospital after becoming unwell during a suspected drug-related incident at a school in Fife. Emergency services including five ...


Homeless person kept in hospital for almost 250 days despite being fit to be discharged  Nottinghamshire Live

The number of homeless people being taken into hospital is on the rise in Nottingham.


Driver hospitalised after crash in Lavant  Spirit FM

The crash closed the A286 for around an hour on Sunday night. Police, paramedics and fire crews were all called to the scene just before 9pm.


Deaf ears: The archbishop who blocked a children’s hospital  The Irish Times

In this imagined conversation, Dr Kathleen Lynn pleads with archbishop Edward Byrne.


Wards closed as flu outbreak hits North East hospitals  ChronicleLive

Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust have closed two wards over fears of a flu outbreak but say efforts to prevent norovirus spreading are working.


Kew Gardens stabbing: Man in hospital after attack near London attraction  The Independent

A man has been stabbed close to the world famous Kew Gardens in London. Police were called to Royal Parade, in the Kew area, west London, just before 8am ...


Gosport War Memorial Hospital: Former police chief says there is 'strong' evidence to prosecute for patient deaths  The News

THERE is 'strong' evidence to bring criminal charges after the deaths of hundreds of patients at Gosport War Memorial Hospital a detective has said.


Porters at this Teesside hospital think their pay is 'unfair' - and unions back them  Gazette Live

Around 75 porters are employed at the hospital, but are on a different salary band to their contemporaries elsewhere.


Man given hospital order for stabbing girlfriend 173 times  The Guardian

A man who stabbed his girlfriend 173 times has been given an indefinite hospital order, after serious concerns were raised over police and mental health ...


Muckamore Abbey Hospital: Problems 'could be tip of iceberg'  BBC News

The crisis at Muckamore Abbey Hospital "could be the tip of the iceberg", the chair of the biggest review into NI's mental health services has said. Prof Roy ...


Hospital, series 4 episode 2 review: a key understanding of one of Britain's most renowned institutions  The Telegraph

Last month the BBC screened Care, a drama about the state's failing provision for dementia sufferers. Its author Jimmy McGovern reserved his largest lashing of ...


Labor promises $700 million, 300-bed hospital for booming North West  The Sydney Morning Herald

The NSW Labor opposition has promised to build a $700 million hospital in Sydney's burgeoning North West, where swaths of new suburbs will become home ...


Prince Philip undergoes hospital checks after car crash  The Guardian

The Duke of Edinburgh has undergone hospital checks on his doctor's advice following his car accident in which two women received minor injuries and a baby ...


Congestion at Level Five hospital in Nakuru as a result of referrals  The Standard

Patients have had to share beds as others sleep on the floor at the Rift Valley Provincial General Hospital, which is grappling with high number of referrals.


One in hospital after car 'flips' in crash near Cardiff  BBC News

The car flipped over and then crashed into the central reservation on the A4232 near Cardiff.


Elderly woman in hospital with serious injuries after crash on A69 near Brampton  News & Star

An elderly woman remains seriously ill in hospital following a crash on the A69 near Brampton yesterday.


Pensioner taken to hospital with serious injuries after horrific crash with double decker bus  Liverpool Echo

The man in his 80s was driving a red Kia on Prescot Road.


Ban on Thai Billionaire Prompts Slump in Top Hospital Operator  Bloomberg

Shares of Thailand's top hospital operator by market value and its No. 2 airline sank after the resignation of their billionaire founder, who was banned by the ...


West Yorkshire people are still being admitted to hospital for Victorian illnesses  Huddersfield Examiner

Official figures show there were admissions for rickets, tuberculosis, gout and other 19th century diseases last year.


Kids’ charity boss brands National Children’s Hospital spiralling overspend ‘a shambolic disgrace’ and insists  The Irish Sun

THE man who led the bid to see the National Children's Hospital moved to a greenfield site has blasted the spiralling cost of the new build, saying: “We tried to ...


Driver taken to hospital after car overturns near Penair School in Truro - live updates  Cornwall Live

The road at Pencalenick School, which leads past Penair School in Truro, has been closed following a crash.


Swindon hospital accused of 'conflict' over Vienna visit  BBC News

A hospital has been accused of a conflict of interest after senior staff accepted a trip from a private firm to Austria to see a rehabilitation centre. Circle Health ...


Niki Lauda: Former F1 world champion released from hospital after lung problems  BBC Sport

Three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda is released from a Vienna hospital after treatment for influenza.


Councillors "appalled" by "disingenuous" claims over Bishop Auckland Hospital Ward 6  The Northern Echo

COUNCIL chiefs have said they are "appalled" at "disingenuous" claims by health bosses over the future of a hospital ward.


Hospital advice on the importance of a good night's sleep for patients  The Northern Echo

A NEW booklet has been launched to highlight the importance for patients to enjoy a good night's sleep.


Two in hospital after light aircraft crashes in Co Londonderry  ITV News

Read the latest UTV stories, Two in hospital after light aircraft crashes in Co Londonderry on ITV News, videos, stories and all the latest UTV news.


Thief stole a mobile phone from a patient in Inverclyde Royal Hospital  Greenock Telegraph

A THIEF stole a mobile phone from a patient within the high dependency unit of Inverclyde Royal Hospital.


Person flown to hospital in 'critical condition' after crash - A590 reopens  NW Evening Mail

THE A590 is shut in both directions after a crash near Newby Bridge.


Muckamore Hospital issues go back decades  BBC News

Some news stories can only be described as grim. Sadly, one of them is the ongoing Muckamore Abbey Hospital scandal. While the detail surrounding the ...


Man in hospital after falling from roof in Carlisle  News & Star

A man was taken to hospital after falling off a roof in Carlisle.


GWH beds out of action as vomiting virus hits Swindon hospital, figures show  Swindon Advertiser

A SICKNESS bug forced managers to quarantine hospital beds.


Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital: Self-harm concerns raised  BBC News

Inspectors have ordered improvements at a hospital emergency unit after three patients who were not properly assessed attempted to self-harm. The Care ...


Preemie born more than 3 YEARS ago has gone home from hospital  Daily Mail

Zariah Donovan, three, from Utah, has spent most of her life at Nationwide Children's Hospital after she developed a serious lung disease that gave her a zero ...


Royal Oldham Hospital was on highest alert level as medics struggled with sheer volume of patients  Manchester Evening News

The hospital was also forced to divert ambulances from its A&E department on two occasions during the busiest week so far this winter.


Lauda released from hospital  Motorsport.com - Global Edition

Niki Lauda has been released from hospital in Vienna, after being admitted earlier this year following a flu-like infection.


My son spent a week in hospital after catching flu - I wish he’d been vaccinated  Manchester Evening News

Ellie Davy's son Henry spent a week in hospital after he developed a lower respiratory tract infection, possibly linked to flu.


Woman refused abortion by Dublin hospital despite Ireland introducing new law  The Independent

A woman has been refused an abortion in Dublin despite the fact her unborn baby has been diagnosed with a fatal foetal abnormality, according to a claim ...


Call for a referendum on site of new hospital  Jersey Evening Post

A REFERENDUM should be held to determine where a new hospital should be built, a senior consultant has said as he calls for an out-of-town location.


Police called to incident at Craigavon hospital  BBC News

Police, fire and ambulance services attended the incident regarding a patient causing a disturbance.


'Not one nurse to help him' - grandson laments treatment at PE hospital  News24

Life St George's Hospital in Port Elizabeth has launched an internal investigation after the grandson of one of its patients posted photos of his grandfather ...


Family wins apology after man's death following short hospital visit for minor operation  Liverpool Echo

Phil Gough, 86, died "as a result of a lack of nutrition" as his condition deteriorated when it should have instead improved following the routine surgery.


Carlisle man remains critical in hospital following A69 crash a week ago  News & Star

A CARLISLE man remains in a critical condition in hospital following a crash a week ago.


Royal Papworth Hospital marks heart transplant anniversary  BBC News

The hospital's first such procedure was carried out on a 44-year-old patient on 14 January 1979.


Woman begged to stay in hospital  TheChronicleHerald.ca

Christine Dodge sits on the couch in her Dartmouth apartment on Friday afternoon. Dodge broke her knee after she slipped on ice earlier this month. She was ...


Darlington's Priory mental hospital is rated as outstanding  The Northern Echo

A HOSPITAL near Darlington which helps patients with mental health conditions has been ranked among the seven per cent best such services in the…


AIDSfree appeal: The crumbling hospital that treats 120000 people for HIV  Evening Standard

Amid the peeling paint and damaged walls of Maputo's largest hospital, the medical staff are working on the front line of a global epidemic that sees a teenage ...


Jersey's new hospital 'should have facility for end of life choices'  Jersey Evening Post

A SECTION of Jersey's new hospital should be set aside for an end-of-life choices department, according to a group that campaigns for terminally ill Islanders to ...


Prince Philip visits hospital in wake of Sandringham car crash  ITV News

Prince Philip visited hospital in the aftermath of his car crash at Sandringham, Buckingham Palace has said. The Duke of Edinburgh had a precautionary ...


Medical crisis hard as moving overseas  NEWS.com.au

Going to hospital is more confusing than buying a house for many people, a survey of patients shows.


"This will solve nothing!!" - Reaction to new Coventry hospital car park system  Coventry Telegraph

A new system has been brought in at Coventry's hospital car park - meaning you won't need a ticket - but people still don't think it will solve the car park's ...


"You Aren't Alone": Sourav Ganguly's Gesture For Ex- Teammate In Hospital | Cricket News  NDTVSports.com

Jacob Martin was badly injured in an accident and is currently on a ventilator in a hospital in Vadodara.


The little girl who spent her entire life in hospital  Wales Online

Lilly Lawrence was born with a range of severe health problems but amazed her family with her strength.


One in hospital after crash closes road in Llandaff North, Cardiff  Wales Online

Police and ambulance were at the scene on Saturday night.


Former Blackhall Place school King's Hospital celebrates 350 years  Law Society of Ireland Gazette

The King's Hospital School in Dublin, which was formerly based at the Law Society building in Blackhall Place, has celebrated 350 years in existence. A *service* ...


Meet the latest babies born at Furness General Hospital  NW Evening Mail

MEET the newest additions to the Furness community.


Lowestoft Hospital buyer vows to be 'sympathetic' to history of site | Latest Suffolk and Essex News  East Anglian Daily Times

The mystery buyer behind the £475000 winning bid to take control of Lowestoft Hospital has vowed to be 'sympathetic' to its history.


Delhi gets its first round-the-clock animal care hospital - First of its kind  Economic Times

In a first-of-its-kind initiative, the national capital got an exclusive and certified veterinary hospital operating 24x7 in Tis Hazari. Boasting of facilities including ...


Sudan protester under arrest in hospital after being shot  Channel 4 News

Police in Sudan have fired live ammunition at mourners outside the home of a protester who died after he was shot yesterday on the streets of Khartoum. There's ...


Karnataka Congress MLA lands in hospital after 'clash': What happened at resort?  Times of India

India News: BENGALURU: In a major embarrassment to the Congress on Sunday, Hosapete MLA Anand Singh has been admitted to a hospital after he ...


This is how University Hospital Coventry Warwickshire is trying to tackle car park congestion  Coventry Telegraph

The car park has been the subject of many complaints.


Rollover near Miller Road sends two to hospital  Lewiston Morning Tribune

A single-vehicle rollover accident near the intersection of Waha and Miller roads south of Lewiston sent two people to the hospital for treatment.


Binman airlifted to hospital after accident with own bin lorry  The Northern Echo

A BINMAN was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after an accident involving his own bin lorry.


Hospital outsources beds strategy  Royal Gazette

A total of $1.5 million is to be paid to a professional services firm to help hospitals management to ease bed shortages and cut down on surgery.


Viewers heartbroken as girl with 'common cold' left unable to speak or swallow  Liverpool Echo

The inflammation on her brain saw Sophie struggle with basic tasks.


Three teenage schoolboys are in hospital 'after taking drugs'  Daily Mail

Two boys aged 15 and one aged 14 are being treated by medics in Bury, Greater Manchester as police investigate what they may have taken and how much.


Altnagelvin Hospital: Boy injured at birth set for £5m payout  BBC News

A six-year-old boy from County Londonderry who sustained life-changing injuries during birth is to be awarded almost £5m in damages. The child, who cannot ...


Anger at hospital spend request snub  Irish Examiner

The country's top official for public expenditure has been sharply criticised for snubbing a request to appear before the Oireachtas Health Committee which is ...


Armagh man was aggressive to hospital staff and shattered glass cubicle with his foot  Armagh i

An Armagh man who smashed a door window at a hospital has been sentenced to three months in prison. A district judge told the 26-year-old: “Your mental ...


Abraar Karan: Doing things for no reason in the hospital - The BMJ  The BMJ

Many of the things we do as doctors continue simply because “that's the way we've always done it,” says Abraar Karan. abraar “Anyone who tells you that you ...


Concern over new Sangre Grande hospital  Trinidad News

THE new Sangre Grande hospital is expected to be completed within 32 months at the cost of $850 million. The actual start of construction is yet to be ...


Parking fees rise at many hospitals in 2017-18, analysis finds  BBC News

Four in 10 NHS hospitals in England have increased car parking prices in the last year, new data suggests. A total of 124 of the 152 trusts running hospitals ...


Drug-taking Bury teenagers "stable" in hospital while a further arrest is made  Bury Times

A FURTHER person has been arrested as three teenagers remain in hospital in Bury.


Armed man shot by police detained in secure hospital  ITV News

A judge has praised Durham Constabulary firearms officers for showing 'commendable conduct and selfless courage' when they shot a man who was ...


Rudolph Wins #WPMOYChallenge; $25K for Children's Hospital  Vikings.com

EAGAN, Minn. — Kyle Rudolph has won the Walter Payton Man of the Year Challenge (#WPMOYChallenge) and $25,000 from Nationwide to donate to the ...


Three men arrested at Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital  The Ellsworth American

ELLSWORTH —Police arrested three men on charges including assault, burglary and terrorizing following an incident at Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital.


New machine which halves X-Ray times unveiled at Deal Hospital  Kent Online

A new £250,000 machine halving X-ray times at Deal Hospital has been unveiled today. The digital equipment, funded by the Friends of Deal Hospital (FoDH), ...


East Surrey Hospital is officially 'outstanding' - live updates of Care Quality Commission's inspection report  Surrey Live

Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust has been given the highest possible rating in four of six areas assessed.


EastEnders spoilers - Hayley Slater flees from hospital  DigitalSpy.com

EastEnders airs another emotional episode for Hayley Slater as she reaches a turning point over her troubles.


Pawel Adamowicz, Gdansk mayor, dies after stabbing  BBC News

The mayor of the Polish city of Gdansk has died in hospital, a day after being stabbed at a charity event. Pawel Adamowicz, 53, was attacked on stage in front of ...


Accused baby poisoner still in WA hospital  9news.com.au

A mother accused of trying to murder her disabled baby by pouring bleach into his feeding tube remains in a psychiatric facility in Perth. Brooke Evelyn Lucas, 26 ...


Legionella discovered at Totnes Community Hospital in Devon  Devon Live

The minor injuries unit at Totnes Community Hospital has been closed following the discovery of the potentially lethal Legionella bacteria.


St Helier flat fire: Woman still in hospital  Jersey Evening Post

The Jersey Fire and Rescue *Service* were called to a property in Hilary Street on Friday night after neighbours raised the alarm. Firefighters wearing breathing ...


Staff at Leicester General Hospital create makeshift wedding venue for patient and his bride  Leicestershire Live

Harry and Beverley have known each other for 30 years.


UCLan medical students start placements at West Cumberland Hospital and GP surgeries  News & Star

Sixteen new faces are at work in hospitals and GP surgeries in West Cumbria thanks to a link up with the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan).


CCG bans patients from leaving hospital-managed GP practice amid exodus  Pulse

GP patients in Gosport have been banned from switching surgeries after a dramatic exodus of patients from a hospital-managed GP practice left others ...


Casualty flown to hospital after horror five-vehicle pile-up on Moray road  Press and Journal

A motorist was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries following a horror five-vehicle crash last night. Two vans and three cars were involved in the pile-up on ...


Fairview Park Fire Department helps woman in labor get to the hospital  WKYC.com

FAIRVIEW PARK, Ohio — The Fairview Park Fire Department helped perform a near miracle in the midst of the snow last night. While responding to smoke at the ...


Two people in hospital after four vehicle crash in Londonderry  Belfast Telegraph

Two people have been taken to hospital following a four vehicle crash on Londonderry's Buncrana Road. Police and the Northern Ireland Ambulance *Service* ...