Health minister David Mowat told MPs that chemists will lose 4% of their funding in 2016/17 and a further 3.4% in 2017/18.Read the full story ›
Could you be a potential lifesaving match for someone with blood cancer? Find out how you can sign up on a stem cell donation register .Read the full story ›
British Transport Police are urging travellers to report "crime or incidents" on trains by "discreetly" sending them a text message.Read the full story ›
Almost half (48%) of those surveyed said that they would pay an extra 2p in the pound to bolster NHS funding.Read the full story ›
Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt said the scheme would help combat 'litigation culture' in the NHS.Read the full story ›
A report has found hospitals are relying heavily on agency staff, paying an average of £41.25 per hour for midwives.Read the full story ›
Police Scotland have issued a drugs warning following the death of a 16-year-old girl in Midlothian.
The teenager reportedly fell ill at a house party and was taken to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary on Saturday.
One line of inquiry officers are following is that the teenager had access to "ecstasy type tablets".
Police say these tablets are known as red bugatti veyron and purple ninja turtle and urged anyone who has taken them to seek "immediate medical attention".
"There is no safe illegal drug and no safe way to take illegal drugs" police said.
Leukaemia sufferer May Brown needs bone marrow from her Nigerian sister but the Home Office said she does not meet economic requirements.Read the full story ›
The new register will record the details of those receiving implants so they can be traced if products turn out to be faulty.Read the full story ›
"If a child's fussy it's because they are showing an innate trait - you need to work with your child, not against your child", they said.Read the full story ›