Hospitals are seeing and treating more men with prostate cancer, partly thanks to celebrities raising awareness of the disease by speaking out about their own experiences, says the head of the NHS

NHS chief Simon Stevens thanks former BBC Breakfast presenter Bill Turnbull and broadcaster Stephen Fry for the work they have done in urging men to come forward for help saying they were “owed a debt of gratitude."Latest fig...

King's Lynn Queen Elizabeth Hospital to reduce number of beds and delay surgery

Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King's Lynn has announced that up to 24 beds in two wards will be out of action for six months. As a result, around 25 operations a week are due to be cancelled in a bid to deal with staff shortage...

£125,000 obtained following surgical damage to bile duct

Julie Crossley, a medical injury specialist at Ashtons Legal, has obtained a £125,000 damage settlement for Mr S after a routine gallbladder operation went wrong. A surgeon’s error resulted in damage to his bile duct. This in...

A review into mother and baby deaths and injuries at hospitals in Shropshire is examining more than 100 cases, it is understood

In 2017, Jeremy Hunt ordered an investigation into maternity care relating to 23 cases at the Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Trust (SaTH). That figure expanded to 40 but is now thought to include 104 families. Meanwhile, th...