Elizabeth Garrett Anderson was the first woman to qualify in Britain as a doctor.
Image caption BBC News NI joined the Northern Ireland Ambulance crew on the road A medical dispatcher at the Northern Ireland Ambulance Service (NIAS) control room has to act quickly when deciding to re-route a rapid-response paramedic away from a less urgent call. It had been one of the busiest days of the year for […]
A teenage girl whose image was the front pages after the Manchester Arena suicide bombing has told how the attack affected her. Eve Senior, 14, was injured in the 22 May explosion, which killed 22 people. She was at the concert with her sister Emilia. She said she would never forget the kindness of the […]
Image caption Some NHS patients have been sent to the Paul Scherrer Institute in Northern Switzerland for proton beam therapy The machine that will enable the NHS’s first proton beam therapy (PBT) unit to treat cancer patients will arrive later. Manchester’s Christie hospital will be the first NHS unit to provide the treatment, meaning patients […]