Judge derails plans to close children's heart surgery unit, slamming the 'secretive' approach of NHS bosses Decision to close centre at Leeds General Infirmary ruled as 'legally flawed'Mrs Justice Davies agreed that decision-making process was unfair Details of how an expert panel marked individual hospitals were kept secretBut decision does not mean hospital is definitely safe, warn campaigners By Chris Brooke PUBLISHED: 15:42 GMT, 7 March 2013 | UPDATED: 15:47 GMT, 7 March 2013 Mrs Justice Davies said plans to close a children's heart surgery at Leeds General Infirmary were unfair and legally flawed A High Court judge has derailed controversial plans to close a children’s heart surgery unit because of the ‘secretive’ approach of NHS chiefs.
If at first you don't conceive, read this | UPDATED: 21:01 GMT, 13 October 2012 I was interested to read about a new formula that can help predict a woman’s chance of conceiving depending on her age, but I won’t be recommending it to my patients.
Re-cup-er-ate! Dr Dalek will see you now: The lifesaving mechanical medics invading our hospitals | UPDATED: 23:47 GMT, 22 September 2012 It looks like one of the Daleks rather than the Doctor.
Gene watchdog opens door to fertility technique that gives children THREE parents Germline therapy – the alteration of genes in eggs or sperm – could be made legal by Parliament next yearCritics say it's wrong to tamper with the sanctity of life and consequences for future generations are uncertain | UPDATED: 06:46 GMT, 17 September 2012 The creation of genetically-modified babies could win Parliament’s backing next year.
'I used to have 70 fits a day – but thankfully never on live TV': Lawyer who represented Julian Assange has had epilepsy for 41 years but refuses to let it rule his life | UPDATED: 21:00 GMT, 1 September 2012 He is a giant in a profession where verbal agility and sharp mental skills are essential.
Women in their 40s and same-sex couples may be offered IVF on NHS under new guidelines | UPDATED: 07:02 GMT, 22 May 2012 Thousands of women over 40 could be eligible for fertility treatment on the NHS under new proposals published today.
The 25m IVF doctor: Clinic's profits fuel criticism of the 'human life industry' | UPDATED: 22:02 GMT, 13 May 2012 A controversial fertility doctor has raked in 25million in a single year.
“Three topless women and the Twin Towers”: Canadians baffled by picture of WWI memorial on their new $20 dollar billBanknote shows the Vimy Memorial – a statue in France representing the bravery and sacrifice of Canadian soldiers in the First World WarConcern from focus groups during 5-year consultation over design
Sent home to die with paracetamol: GP 'failed to examine baby with heart condition then lied to inquest', GMC hears | UPDATED: 14:08 GMT, 2 May 2012 A family doctor let a baby die from a heart condition 24 hours after he failed to examine him at his surgery and advised his parents to give him paracetomol, a medical tribunal heard today.
Fertility quango sits on 3.4m as thousands of women are refused IVF The fertility quango has 3.4million of unspent funds – while thousands of women are being refused IVF on the NHS because it is too expensive.