Nine more hospitals to be investigated for having above average death rates , according to the Health and Social Care Information Centre.
Now sick babies go on death pathway: Doctor's haunting testimony reveals how children are put on end-of-life plan Practice of withdrawing food and fluid by tube being used on young patientsDoctor admits starving and dehydrating ten babies to death in neonatal unitLiverpool Care Pathway subject of independent inquiry ordered by ministersInvestigation, including child patients, will look at whether cash payments to hospitals to hit death pathway targets have influenced doctors' decisions | UPDATED: 00:54 GMT, 29 November 2012 Sick children are being discharged from NHS hospitals to die at home or in hospices on controversial ‘death pathways’.
Schoolgirl aged just ELEVEN among 44 children admitted to one city hospital with anorexia Four boys, aged 13, 14, 15 and 16, and 40 girls, aged between 11 and 18, were treated for eating disorderThey were taken to Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital between January 2007 and December 2011 | UPDATED: 16:28 GMT, 31 May 2012 A schoolgirl aged just 11 was among more than 40 children admitted to a city hospital with anorexia over a five-year period, shock new figures have revealed.
Toxic drugs used in IVF 'risk health of mothers and babies' | UPDATED: 06:43 GMT, 14 May 2012 IVF procedures widely used in the UK are posing a ‘serious health risk’, healthcare experts have warned.
7,000 MORE British women than previously thought have faulty breast implants, Government warns | UPDATED: 15:36 GMT, 16 March 2012 At least 7,000 more women are at risk from potentially faulty PIP breast implants at the centre of a global health scare, the Government revealed last night.
Five nurses suspended from children's ward for 'being too rough with baby' Four nurses and a healthcare assistant on a children’s ward have been suspended over allegations that a baby was ‘restrained’.
Pensioner dies after THREE-HOUR wait for ambulance following slip on black iceLocals tried to stem pensioner”s blood with kitchen towels while waiting for ambulanceWiltshire County Council have told Great Western Ambulance Service to hold an inquiry An 88-year-old pensioner died after she was left lying on a freezing cold pavement for three hours while waiting for an ambulance, it has been alleged. It is thought Doreen Wignall fell on black ice causing a head injury as she crossed a bridge in Ludgershall, Wiltshire. An investigation is underway into why it took Great Western Ambulance Service allegedly three hours to send an ambulance to a critically-ill pensioner Repeated calls were made for an ambulance without success while members of the public gave her first aid – including stemming the blood with kitchen towels.