Junior doctors in the West have begun a second day of all-out strikes this morning.Read the full story ›
A baker has been handing out pasties to junior doctors at Truro Hospital in Cornwall, saying both his children owe their lives to the NHS.Read the full story ›
It's the first time during this dispute that services like A&E, maternity and intensive care have been affected.Read the full story ›
North Devon District Hospital has won a national award for its innovative approach in helping cancer patients. The hospital developed a computer database which allows it to log and follow all aspects of a patients' chemotherapy treatment.
Members of staff collected the award at a ceremony in London.
England rugby legend Matt Dawson might be better known of late for his television work, but he's been in the region today to open a new Children's unit at North Devon District Hospital. The star of Question of Sport also won Celebrity Masterchef.
He's now come up with his own range of recipes for healthy eating, particularly in hospital. Seth Conway's report contains flash photography.
Waiting times for patients in South West Hospitals have dropped considerably according to figures from the Department of Health. There are almost 50,000 fewer patients waiting more than 18 weeks for treatment than there were in 2010. Six trusts had no patients waiting longer than a year.