Scandal-hit Mid-Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust to be put into administration Includes Stafford Hospital, where 1,200 patients may have died needlesslyDecision has been made by Monitor, which regulates foundation trustsDone to 'safeguard the future of health services' provided by the trust By Sophie Borland PUBLISHED: 14:19 GMT, 15 April 2013 | UPDATED: 00:19 GMT, 16 April 2013 The hospital trust at the centre of one of the worst health scandals in living memory has been put into administration after losing 20million last year.
I carry a Do Not Resuscitate card, reveals veteran broadcaster Joan Bakewell as she calls for a debate on euthanasia Veteran broadcaster says 'people would be pleased to have the choice'She has given instructions to her family to ‘pull the plug’ in case of calamityBakewell said that 'too many older people were ‘living in misery’ By Eleanor Harding PUBLISHED: 17:47 GMT, 7 April 2013 | UPDATED: 18:19 GMT, 7 April 2013 Joan Bakewell has called for a ‘proper debate’ on euthanasia, revealing she carries a Do Not Resuscitate card.
A record 100,000 people in UK with the HIV virus, but a quarter 'do not even know they are infected'One in 20 'men who have had sex with men' are believed to have the virusPeople of African descent are at higher risk, with 37 per 1,000 living with the infectionOverall HIV prevalence in the UK was 1.5 per 1,000 people | UPDATED: 09:57 GMT, 29 November 2012 The number of people living with HIV in the UK has reached a record high.
I'm living proof that you can beat anorexia: Girl who weighed 2st 12lb tells how she battled back to health Emma developed eating disorder when she was 14Only realised she was ill after she collapsed in a roadHas now set up a foundation to help others with the condition | UPDATED: 10:14 GMT, 20 September 2012 Weighing less than three stone, Emma O’Neil could not even lie down on a bed without bruising her fragile skin.
Bad news for the Scots as data reveals they will spend less time in good health than English neighbours Scottish boys can expect to enjoy four fewer years of good health than English boys | UPDATED: 12:22 GMT, 29 August 2012 People living in Scotland and Northern Ireland can expect to spend a smaller proportion of their lives in good health than their English and Welsh neighbours, new figures suggest.
Mitt Romney fails the NHS test with his audacious criticism | UPDATED: 21:05 GMT, 28 July 2012 Completely wrong: Mitt Romney criticised the NHS American presidential candidate Mitt Romney had the audacity last week to criticise the NHS for making his son wait six weeks for a colonoscopy when he presented with seemingly worrying symptoms while living in the UK in 1995.
Each hour of TV a toddler watches hits their waistline by the age of ten | UPDATED: 23:46 GMT, 15 July 2012 Every extra hour of television that a toddler watches weekly takes a toll on their waist size and athletic ability by the time they turn ten, claim scientists.
Suicide by tiger: Man, 20, eaten alive in big cat enclosure after breaking into zoo at nightVictim was found dead surrounded by three Siberian tigersPolice have not ruled out suicide as a possible motive
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People with kids half as likely to develop colds due to 'psychological benefits of parenthood'The more children you have the better your chance of escaping coughs and colds | UPDATED: 17:00 GMT, 4 July 2012 You may think parents couldn't escape from picking up bugs due to the constant stream of virus-ridden children traipsing through their homes.