Emmerdale is to screen a special episode set to air this December, which will give the audience an insight into living with dementia.Read the full story ›
One of the Great North Snowdogs is spending Christmas in hospital to spread festive cheer to patients at The Northumbria in Cramlington.Read the full story ›
A watchdog has "grave concerns" about NHS England's plans to reorganise the delivery of services and the potential impact on rural areasRead the full story ›
A boy from Yorkshire is looking forward to Christmas after a life-changing gesture by a North East school.
Four-year-old Brooklyn Bretnall-Croydon was born with one hand.
Teachers at Shotton Hall Academy in Peterlee, County Durham, have been able to create a hand for him, using 3D printing technology.
Clinics will now be allowed to apply for permission to provide so-called "three-parent baby" treatment, in a ground-breaking move.Read the full story ›
Singing sister duo Liv 'n' G's charity single for Bradley Lowery went straight in at Number 30 in the charts.Read the full story ›
Another Christmas, another spate of warnings about the dangers of drink and the cost to the NHS but are we any closer a long-term solution?Read the full story ›