A lonely death on the "care" pathway: MPs demand action after another patient is chosen to die without doctors telling family

A lonely death on the 'care' pathway: MPs demand action after another patient is chosen to die without doctors telling familyOlive Goom, 85, was put on the controversial Liverpool Care PathwayNo one was by her side after medics neglected to consult her familyMPs call for urgent review of the system designed to ease suffering | UPDATED: 22:00 GMT, 14 October 2012 An elderly woman died alone after doctors failed to tell relatives they were ending her life on the controversial Liverpool Care Pathway.

Don"t drink more than 3 glasses of wine a week: Oxford study claims slashing the official alcohol limit would save 4,500 lives a year

Don't drink more than THREE glasses of wine a week: Oxford study claims slashing the official alcohol limit would save 4,500 lives a year Guidance would see recommended consumption cut to half a unit a dayFindings could influence first review of drinking advice for 15 years | UPDATED: 06:45 GMT, 31 May 2012 Britons should drink no more than three small glasses of wine a week, scientists have said.

MPs condemn two-year delay over PIP breast implant threat as they say Government"s response was "inadequate"e

MPs condemn two-year delay over PIP breast implant threat as they say Government's response was 'inadequate' | UPDATED: 23:02 GMT, 27 March 2012 The Government’s handling of the breast implant scandal was slow and inadequate, an influential committee of MPs has concluded.

Ministers were warned 18 months ago that reforms could damage NHS, reveals draft risk register

Ministers were warned 18 months ago that reforms could damage NHS, reveals draft risk report Health and Social Care bill expected to become statute today after 14 months of political wrangling | UPDATED: 11:51 GMT, 27 March 2012 Ministers were warned 18 months ago of the risk that NHS reforms could lead to a loss of financial control, reduced productivity, according to a leaked document published today.

You can"t restructure NHS and make cuts: Tory-led committee blasts Lansley"s reforms for not meeting needs of ageing Britons

You can't restructure NHS and make cuts: Tory-led committee blasts Lansley's reforms for not meeting needs of ageing Britons You can't restructure NHS and make cuts at the same time, committee expected to say Under fire again NHS reforms introduced by Health Secretary Andrew Lansley (pictured on Tuesday) are expected to be criticised by an influential cross-party group of MPs Health Secretary Andrew Lansley's controversial NHS reforms are set to be heavily criticised by an influential cross-party group of MPs, it was reported today.