U.S. Secretary of Health

BBC presenter turns the air blue by branding Health Secretary 'Jeremy C***' in embarrassing blunder

• <b>Justin Webb reading out newspaper story on Jeremy Hunt when he blundered</b>• <b><br>Presenter pronounced the Health Secretary's surname as starting with a 'C'</b><p>A …

U.S. Department of Health

Why are the Tories attacking business? | Financial Times

The Conservatives have been renowned as the party of British business for as long as anyone can remember. But voters could be forgiven for wondering …

Hard Brexit

Nearly 150,000 Scottish NHS staff offered minimum 9% pay rise

Scottish nurses, midwives and paramedics are on course to receive a minimum pay rise of 9% over the next three years, ending nearly a decade of pay restraint.<p>Health service unions have recommended their members back the deal, which will affect about 147,000 NHS staff, including hospital …

News (Scotland)

Trump boasts he’s ‘gutted’ the ACA, avoids blame for consequences

Donald Trump was in Nevada over the weekend, campaigning in support of Sen. Dean Heller (R), and reflected on the vote Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) …

Health Care

Brexit latest: We won't be silenced over threat to economy, say City chiefs

City chiefs today refused to be silenced over Brexit as they warned of the dangers of a cross-border financial services “breakdown” if Britain …

Great Britain

Jeremy Hunt name curse strikes again at BBC

It is a verbal landmine that has gone off at Sky News, BBC Television and the BBC’s flagship morning radio show.<p>And once again, Jeremy Hunt’s name has been taken in vain, with a presenter on the Today programme mispronouncing his surname by replacing a crucial consonant.<p>Justin Webb made the error …

Media Industry

Trump Slams Red Hen Restaurant After Sarah Sanders Denied Service

“I always had a rule, if a restaurant is dirty on the outside, it is dirty on the inside!” says President Trump on Monday<p>Donald Trump waded into the …

Donald Trump

Here's how the Government plans to stop children getting fat

School pupils will be encouraged to run or walk a mile every day, under the Government’s latest plans to cut obesity.<p>Other measures include requiring …

Jeremy Hunt

Garin wants DOJ to junk 'malicious' Dengvaxia raps

<b>Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, June 25) —</b> Former Health Secretary Janet Garin asked the Department of Justice on Monday to junk the criminal charges …

Corruption

Downing Street tries to reassure business over Brexit | Financial Times

Downing Street has tried to reassure companies that it is listening to their Brexit concerns, after two senior cabinet ministers seemed to suggest …

Downing Street

Boris Johnson's flight from responsibility: Mirror Politics morning briefing

Today, like so many days, is Boris Johnson has no shame day.<p>The Foreign Secretary will be out of the country to avoid having to vote on Heathrow …

Great Britain

Heathrow vote - LIVE: Theresa May hopes to get Commons approval of third runway expansion

Speaking to the <i>London Evening Standard</i> about his decision to be out of the country during the crucial vote on Heathrow, Boris Johnson said: “My …

Great Britain

Kiwi doctor says NZ should follow UK and ban sale of energy drinks to kids

An Auckland University doctor says New Zealand should follow the UK's lead and introduce a ban on selling energy drinks to children.<p>UK health …

Jeremy Hunt

The world in brief, June 25th 2018 | Espresso

Turkey’s president <b>Recep Tayyip Erdogan</b> won another five-year term, in his most difficult election in the past 16 years. With 99% of the votes …

Angela Merkel

Jeremy Hunt orders investigation into ‘dangerous’ NHS syringes

Warnings that the NHS acted too slowly in taking a “dangerous” automatic syringe out of service are to be investigated by the Government after claims …

Jeremy Hunt

British schoolkids are now fatter than their American counterparts and they continue to pile on the pounds

BRITISH schoolkids are now fatter than American youngsters, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt revealed yesterday.<p>They are piling on the pounds so fast …

Jeremy Hunt

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Of all the disturbing findings from the inquiry into Gosport War Memorial Hospital, the fact that staff raised concerns as early as 1991 but were ignored will make for particularly painful reading for the families involved. Hospital managers closed ranks and dismissed the nurses who made complaints …

U.S. Department of Health

UK euroskeptics urge PM May to prepare for 'no deal' Brexit

LONDON (AP) — Pro-Brexit politicians and business figures have urged British Prime Minister Theresa May to be ready to walk away from the European Union without a trade agreement, despite warnings from major manufacturers that a "no deal" Brexit would be an economic disaster.<p>In an open letter, 60 …

Great Britain

Gavin Williamson 'threatens to bring Theresa May's government down unless PM commits extra £20bn to defence'

Defence secretary Gavin Williamson has reportedly demanded an extra £20bn for the armed forces – or threatened to bring down Theresa May’s government.<p>…

Great Britain

Voice of the Mirror: Bring them all to book on Gosport

This newspaper accepts that end-of-life care is complex, and a legal, moral and ethical minefield for medical staff.<p>We can understand that there are …

Jeremy Hunt

Inexcusable report into Gosport gathered dust for 10 years, says Shadow health secretary Jonathan Ashworth

We learned this week the harrowing truth and extent of the poor care in Gosport War Memorial Hospital two decades ago.<p>Our thoughts must be with the …

U.S. Department of Health

'Legalise cannabis and ban booze,' former drugs tsar urges No10

A former drugs tsar has called for cannabis to be legalised – so it can lure off booze.<p>Professor David Nutt claims alcohol is far more dangerous than …

Cannabis

Trump Consultants Exploited the Facebook Data of Millions

A satirical look at current events!<p><b>Trump Consultants Exploited the Facebook Data of Millions:</b> After it secured a $15 million investment from wealthy …

Donald Trump

Call for an end to 'absurd' delayed discharges

A Freedom of Information request has revealed some medically-fit patients have waited 18 months to leave hospital.<p>The figures have been released by …

Radiation Therapy

Opioid bills could net millions for companies

‘For years, we got the scraps. And now we’re the big time,’ says an anti-addiction consultant.<p>The House is touting passage of dozens of bills that could help combat the national opioid crisis — but a small handful of companies that have spent millions lobbying Congress could reap a windfall if any …

U.S. Politics

65 dead in Pakistani city as temperature tops 44 degrees

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — A heat wave has killed 65 people in Pakistan's southern city of Karachi over the past three days, a social welfare organization said on Tuesday, amid fears that the death toll could climb as the high temperatures persist.<p>The heat wave has coincided with power outages and the …

Heatstroke

Britain's Conservative govt under pressure to ease austerity

LONDON (AP) — Key government ministers are pressuring Conservative British Prime Minister Theresa May to ease austerity and remove a pay cap for public sector employees.<p>The Observer newspaper said Sunday that Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt is lobbying to lift the 1 percent cap on pay increases for …

Great Britain

The NHS celebrates 70 Years with a series of special TV programmes this month

Whether it’s the miracle of birth, sickness, recovery or the heartbreak of death, every single one of us find our lives touched by the National …

Television (UK)

More than 450 patients died at hospital: Report

LONDON: More than 450 patients died at a hospital in England after being given strong painkillers without “medical justification,” a report found on …

Jeremy Hunt

Home Office urged to end aspiring midwife's lengthy wait for visa

Senior SNP MSPs have urged the Home Office to end an aspiring mid wife’s lengthy wait for a visa so that she can take up a place at University.<p>Twenty …

Great Britain