Nurse failed to spot that a pensioner had suffered a stroke for EIGHT HOURS

Nurse who failed to spot a pensioner had suffered a stroke for EIGHT HOURS is not struck off Nurse was supposed to check on patient regularly but checked her only at 9pm and 5.25am the next day He made no record of patient's careAdmitted wiping another patient down with bed sheet soaked in her own urineCouncil said ban would not be 'proportionate' Nurse now works in a care home | UPDATED: 14:21 GMT, 27 July 2012 Nsengiyaremye now works in a care home and must undertake regular supervision sessions A nurse who failed to notice an elderly woman had suffered a stroke for more than eight hours has avoided being struck off.

Conjoined twins who were abandoned by their poverty-stricken parents are successfully separated

Conjoined twins who were abandoned by their poverty-stricken parents are successfully separated in gruelling 12-hour operation Indian sisters Aradhana and Stuti had a fused liver and shared a heart membrane | UPDATED: 08:44 GMT, 21 June 2012 A pair of 11-month-old conjoined sisters, who were abandoned by their poverty-stricken parents, have been successfully separated.

Hundreds of women need to have smear tests retaken – after medic found to be carrying out tests incorrectly for 13 YEARS

Hundreds of women need to have smear tests retaken – after medic found to be carrying out tests incorrectly for 13 YEARS | UPDATED: 14:38 GMT, 23 May 2012 Smear tests are offered to women aged 25 to 64 and test for pre-cancerous cells Hundreds of women have been told they need to have their smear tests retaken – after discovering that a member of staff had been carrying out tests incorrectly for 13 YEARS.

Acne antibiotic could alleviate symptoms of schizophrenia

Cheap acne antibiotic could alleviate symptoms of schizophreniaLink was discovered after man suffering from paranoia was also treated with antibiotics for pneumoniaNational Institute for Health Research starts 1.9m study next month A cheap antibiotic usually used to treat acne could alleviate the symptoms of schizophrenia, international studies have found.