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Urgent action after hospital deaths

Urgent action has been ordered Credit: ITV

Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust has been told it must take immediate action to ensure patients' X-rays are reviewed by trained clinicians.

During an inspection in May, the Care Quality Commission found 'poor' governance procedures. The Trust has apologised to the families of three patients, two of whom died, for the delays. An independent investigation has been ordered.

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Dave recovers after drinking 10 bottles of spirits a week

Nine years ago Dave Brice was a suicidal wreck - the result of years of drinking the equivalent of 10 bottles of whisky a week.

But today his addiction to alcohol has been replaced with a lust for life - and he works as an addiction counsellor.

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