A child has been given a new genetically modified skin that covers 80% of his body, in a series of lifesaving operations.
Image copyright shapecharge The combination of cold weather and loneliness could be lethal in the coming months, England’s most senior nurse is warning. Prof Jane Cummings, NHS England’s chief nursing officer, said cases of strokes and heart attacks tended to rise after a cold snap. She said that, and the growing problem of loneliness, were […]
Image caption Toni was delayed in an acute unit for six months Mental health patients across the UK are spending years stranded in acute units awaiting discharge, figures show. Over the past two years, at least 91 patients have waited more than a year to be discharged, with at least seven patients waiting more than […]