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Stafford Hospital scandal: Welsh NHS budget review to avoid repeat

<b>Welsh NHS funding levels will be reviewed to help ensure hospitals avoid a repeat of a scandal in England where hundreds of patients died needlessly.</b><p>A public inquiry into Stafford Hospital found neglect and abuse between 2005 and 2008 had contributed to patient deaths.<p>Welsh Health Minister Mark …

Radiation Therapy

NHS spends £1m a week on repeat abortions: Single women using terminations 'as another form of contraceptive'

• Some women have returned for as many as nine terminations in their lifetime<br>• Repeat abortions most prevalent in London<br>• Half of terminations in Croydon …

Radiation Therapy

Breastfeeding figures fall as NHS budget is cut

The number of new mothers attempting to breastfeed has fallen in England for the first time in almost a decade.<p>New figures suggest that 5,700 fewer …

First child born using DNA sequencing IVF technique by LIAT…

<b>First child born using DNA sequencing IVF technique by LIAT CLARK</b><p>This scenario has been played out over the years in Hollywood films and has been debated endlessly. They clearly are stating that it's not a slippery slope to eugenics. <i>But what if it is?</i> Admittedly, the study group was massively small, but the bigger question in my mind is this: are parents one day going to pick and choose their child like shoppers pick and choose produce in a market?<p>Can anyone else see a scenario where they …

NHS: Nurses to be asked to work until age of 68

Nurses will be asked to work until the age of 68 in a new drive to avert a staffing crisis in the NHS.<p>More than 200,000 nurses are set to retire in …

U.S. Secretary of Health

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Fleet Street Fox on why the NHS' 65th birthday will also be its last unless politicians stop cuts

The NHS is sick.<p>Not just unwell; not merely struggling. She's had the crap beaten out of her by 65 years of self-aggrandising politicians and is on …

Physiology

Scientists grow 'tiny livers' from human stem cells

"Tiny functioning human livers have been grown from stem cells in the laboratory," BBC News reports.<p>This story is based on a study that used stem …

Jeremy Hunt: NHS 'mediocrity' could create another Mid Staffs scandal

Jeremy Hunt has renewed his criticism of NHS care and culture by warning that the service's tolerance of "mediocrity" could result in another Mid …

Mysterious Pair Buried With Flowers—Oldest Example Yet

Aromatic sage and mint lined graves found on Israel's Mount Carmel.<p><b>Imprints of stems and blossoms stamped into the dirt of ancient graves are the oldest definitive proof of flowers decorating graves—a common practice around the world today—a new study says.</b>

Fans stone referee to death then behead him after he killed player

Enraged spectators invaded a football field, stoned the referee to death and quartered his body after he stabbed a player to death.<p>The Public Safety …