UTV goes with a Co Down woman battling blindness to Brighton – one of very few places where rare ‘tooth in eye’ surgery can be carried out.Read the full story ›
The decision to cut more than £1m from the Ulster University’s budget for training specialist nurses has been described as “catastrophic”.Read the full story ›
Cancer Fund for Children has announced ambitious plans to roll out its Daisy Lodge facility into every province in Ireland.Read the full story ›
A woman who has been battling blindness for almost 40 years has undergone a rare operation which involves implanting a tooth in her eye.Read the full story ›
Reports of children being emotionally abused have more than trebled in NI in seven years, according to new figures released by the NSPCC.Read the full story ›
The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health warns the widening gap between rich and poor is risking the health of children in NI.Read the full story ›
A woman in her 50s is in a stable condition in hospital after a diving incident off the North Coast.
It’s understood she had been in the water between Ballycastle and Rathlin Island on Saturday afternoon before taking ill.
Emergency crews were called at around 5pm.
The PSNI helicopter brought the woman to Craigavon Area Hospital where she has received treatment in the decompression chamber.
A spokesperson for the hospital later described her condition as stable.
The family of an 11-year-old who died hours after being discharged say he would still be alive if hospital staff had listened to concerns.Read the full story ›
Research led by Queen's University Belfast has made a significant “step forward” in the treatment of bowel cancer.Read the full story ›
Northern Ireland's first Learning Disability Pride Day has taken place in Carrickfergus.Read the full story ›