Diabetic mother, 55, died in hospital after nurses gross failure to check her dangerously low blood sugar levels

Diabetic mother, 55, died in hospital after nurse's 'gross failure' to check her dangerously low blood sugar levels Mrs Pitt admitted herself to hospital when she realised her glucose levels were very lowCoroner says nurse failed to provide basic medical treatment'My wife deserved far better,' says distraught husband of 35 years | UPDATED: 15:07 GMT, 25 June 2012 Diabetic Margaret Pitt, 55, suffered irreversible brain damage in November 2010 after medics at Alexandra Hospital, in Redditch, Worcestershire, failed to monitor her blood sugar levels A diabetic mother-of-three died after doctors forgot to check her blood sugar levels – days after she was admitted to hospital with dangerously low glucose levels.

Woman, 102, becomes oldest patient to sue NHS for being prematurely discharged after fracturing pelvis

Woman, 102, becomes oldest patient to sue NHS for being prematurely discharged after fracturing pelvis Medics discharged previously mobile 97-year-old just eight hours after she went to hospital with a fractured pelvisHer condition deteriorated over the next two months | UPDATED: 16:13 GMT, 22 June 2012 A 102-year-old woman is believed to have become the oldest person to successfully sue the NHS, it has emerged.

83-year-old gave blood 57 times and becomes oldest person in UK to donate kidney to a stranger

Former charity boss, 83, becomes oldest person in UK to donate kidney to a stranger | UPDATED: 11:21 GMT, 17 May 2012 Gift of a lifetime: 83-year-old Nicholas Crace is the oldest living kidney donor in the UK and the oldest person to give a kidney to a stranger An 83-year-old man has achieved a double by becoming the oldest living kidney donor in the UK and the oldest person in the country to give a kidney to a stranger.