Three year old Sam Morrish from Newton Abbot died from sepsis after getting the flu virus.Read the full story ›
The NHS is encouraging all eligible groups to take up the offer of a free flu vaccine as the UK braces itself for a flu outbreak in winter.Read the full story ›
Exeter Beats Eating Disorders says it fears people will only be offered help too late and only if they are critically ill.Read the full story ›
According to the Stroke Association there will be more than two million stroke survivors in the UK by 2035.Read the full story ›
The Accident and Emergency department at the hospital is already closed overnight, with no date set for it to re-open.Read the full story ›
Ian Wyness was among hundreds of patients to be told they would be losing access to Telehealth. He threatened NHS Kernow with legal action.Read the full story ›
The Chief Executive of Bristol's NHS Trust has written an apology to the parents of Ben Condon.Read the full story ›
The NHS says breast cancer is often thought of as something that only affects women, but men can get it in rare cases.Read the full story ›
The rating follows an inspection at the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro in July by the CQC, the health watchdog.Read the full story ›
More than half of nurses in the South West say they feel patient care was compromised on their last shift.
A survey by the Royal College of Nursing found the main reason for nurses' negative response was because there were not enough nurses or health care support workers on shift, and an increased number of patients who require more nursing care.
The RCN is calling on health care providers to urgently review nurse staffing levels.