New NHS phoneline "will put lives at risk": Doctors" warning after 111 number goes into meltdown

New NHS phoneline 'will put lives at risk': Doctors' warning after 111 number goes into meltdown Callers put on hold for two hours or told to call back tomorrowService overwhelmed just a few hours after launch in some areasDoctors warn making service live nationwide from April will be 'dangerous' By Liz Hull PUBLISHED: 23:34 GMT, 24 March 2013 | UPDATED: 11:46 GMT, 25 March 2013 Dr Laurence Buckman says April 1 is much too soon to introduce the new 111 service for the NHS Lives will be put at risk unless the Government suspends the new 111 NHS advice line, doctors warned yesterday.

NHS tourism: Health system open to abuse from foreigners and risks becoming "world health service", campaigners warn

'The world health service': 'Lax' NHS open to abuse from foreigners, campaigners warn Government has written off 35million of free treatment for health tourists over the last eight years | UPDATED: 08:13 GMT, 30 April 2012 No national standard: Mr Burns admittecd it was up to each GP whether to register a foreign national on a six-month visitor's visa GPs have too much freedom to register sick foreigners who may not be entitled to expensive British healthcare, campaigners said today.

The suicide forest of Japan: Mystery of the Mount Fuji beauty spot where up to 100 bodies are found every year

The suicide forest of Japan: Mount Fuji beauty spot where up to 100 bodies are found every year.Warning: Graphic images!