Official figures have shown an increase of 152 filled GP training places compared to the same time last year after the first round of recruitment.

Greater Manchester is set to become the first English region to gain control of its health spending, as part of an extension of devolved powers.

A national review of end-of-life care by the Royal College Physicians found that most hospitals are failing to provide face-to-face palliative care specialists around the clock.

The UK Health Alliance on Climate Change has urged ministers to ensure the NHS is prepared for extreme weather events.

The World Health Organization has said the risk of the Ebola virus spreading is low.

A vote for Britain to leave the European Union (EU) would threaten the NHS, Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has warned.

The government will fail to deliver on its pledge to attract 5,000 new GPs by 2020, according to new analysis from Pulse.

The Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) has recommended that nurses remain on the government’s shortage occupation list.

Health Minister Ben Gummer has warned that junior doctors will harm patients safety by withdrawing emergency care during the strikes next month.

Research published in the New England Journal of Medicine has found that using more cancer scans could spare hundreds of thousands of cancer patients from risky surgery.

Researchers from the University of Liverpool and campaign group Action on Sugar have warned that the amount of sugar in fruit juices and smoothies targeted at children is ‘unacceptably high’.

The British Medical Association (BMA) has confirmed it will be escalating the junior doctors’ strike action in England to include areas such as A&E and intensive care.

There is wide variation in the care received by women giving birth in hospitals across England, according to a new report from the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG).

The average daily salt consumption for adults in England has dropped 11 per cent over the last decade, according to new figures from Public Health England (PHE).

Public Health England has launched the fourth edition of Health Matters, a resource for health professionals and local government, which aims to inform of midlife approaches to reduce dementia risk.

The NHS is set to introduce a programme which aims to provide healthy-lifestyle support to people in England who are at risk of developing type-2 diabetes.

NHS England has published new guidance as part of a drive to halve the rate of still births across the country.

A confidential line for NHS staff in Scotland to raise concerns about practices within healthcare has been extended for a year.


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