Father, 49, died from heart attack after GP failed to investigate chest pains THREE times George Black attended the Temple Hill Surgery in Dartford, Kent Each time complained of chest pain he was not properly investigated Died eight days after final visit to surgery, even after tests showed problemsFamily said staff at the surgery should be 'hung out to dry' for their actions complaining of indigestion.
Catheters can cause infection and even lead to kidney failure: The needless indignity that's leaving patients like Emma in agony | UPDATED: 00:13 GMT, 25 September 2012 When Emma Campbell was admitted to hospital, like millions of patients every year she was fitted with a cannula, a small tube inserted into her arm to deliver fluids or take blood samples; and a catheter, a thin, flexible tube put into the bladder to drain urine.
British woman who contracted rabies after being bitten by dog during Asian holiday dies of disease | UPDATED: 06:30 GMT, 25 May 2012 Fatal: The woman who died was being treated at London's Hospital for Tropical Diseases (pictured) A spokesman for the hospital said: ‘We regret to announce that a patient being treated for rabies by the Hospital for Tropical Diseases and colleagues at University College Hospital died over the weekend.
7 a picture: The hospitals cashing in on baby scans that others hand out for free Campaigners accuse hospitals of unfairly profiting from parents who want a memento of first sight of their child | UPDATED: 00:06 GMT, 24 March 2012 Hospitals are raking in tens of thousands of pounds a year charging mothers for photos of their babies in the womb.
'I am not mad, Morgellons IS real': Thousands claim to suffer from the agonising skin condition but doctors say it is psychological Victoria Vigors who says Morgellons disease has driven her to the brink of suicide It sounds like something from a horror film: an illness that causes an itchy, crawling sensation all over the body, tiny coloured fibres that ooze out of the skin, and painful sores.