Doctors in Manchester have helped persuade the NHS to allow women to be given drugs that reduce the chance of developing breast cancer.
The former head of the CQC claims she has been "hung out to dry" after being accused of attempting to cover up an inquiry into baby deaths.
Ministers should not have a "knee jerk reaction" and overhaul the healthcare regulator after an alleged 'cover-up', say doctors' leaders.
The former deputy chief executive of the Care Quality Commission, Jill Finney, has insisted she and colleagues did not order the destruction of a report criticising the NHS regulator's investigation at Morecambe Bay NHS trust.
A former director of operations at the Care Quality Commission claims he was sacked after raising serious concerns about the way it was run.
David Johnstone told the BBC he was escorted off the premises, then hit with a gagging order, after trying to introduce fundamental changes in the organisation.
Hundreds of people have taken to the streets of Manchester to protest over frontline cuts to NHS services.
The downgrading of A&E departments, ward closures, job cuts and privatisation are just some of the proposals being but forward to save money.
The Royal Bolton Hospital's new chairman will take up his post today.
David Wakefield said he's committed to turning the hospital's financial position around. after the Bolton NHS Foundation Trust recorded a defecit of almost 1.9 million pounds in the last financial year.
Campaigners fighting the partial closure of Trafford General Hospital have received celebrity backing.
Urmston-born actor Matthew Kelly has become patron of the protest group set up to try to save the hospital's A and E and childrens' services.
More than 9000 people have already signed a petition opposing the closures.