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Lord Kerslake resigns as King’s College Hospital Trust chair

Lord Kerslake resigns as King’s College Hospital Trust chair

Image caption Lord Kerslake said “our problems lie in the way that the NHS is funded and organised” Lord Kerslake has resigned as the chairman of a major London hospital…

Vaginal mesh ban ‘a retrograde step’, surgeons say

Vaginal mesh ban ‘a retrograde step’, surgeons say

Image caption The mesh is made of a type of plastic and surgeons routinely use it in hernia repairs Banning vaginal mesh implants would remove an important treatment for some…

Anorexic student Averil Hart ‘failed by every NHS body’

Anorexic student Averil Hart ‘failed by every NHS body’

Media captionNicholas Hart says his daughter Averil’s “death was avoidable” A teenager who “starved to death” in a matter of weeks was failed by “every NHS organisation that should have…

Vaginal mesh ban ‘a retrograde step’, surgeons say

Vaginal mesh ban ‘a retrograde step’, surgeons say

Image caption The mesh is made of a type of plastic and surgeons routinely use it in hernia repairs Banning vaginal mesh implants would remove an important treatment for some…

Anorexic student Averil Hart ‘failed by every NHS body’

Anorexic student Averil Hart ‘failed by every NHS body’

Media captionNicholas Hart says his daughter Averil’s “death was avoidable” A teenager who “starved to death” in a matter of weeks was failed by “every NHS organisation that should have…

Vaginal mesh ban ‘a retrograde step’, surgeons say

Vaginal mesh ban ‘a retrograde step’, surgeons say

Image caption The mesh is made of a type of plastic and surgeons routinely use it in hernia repairs Banning vaginal mesh implants would remove an important treatment for some…

Anorexic student Averil Hart ‘failed by every NHS body’

Anorexic student Averil Hart ‘failed by every NHS body’

Media captionNicholas Hart says his daughter Averil’s “death was avoidable” A teenager who “starved to death” in a matter of weeks was failed by “every NHS organisation that should have…

Teachers call for ban on energy drinks in schools

Teachers call for ban on energy drinks in schools

Image copyright iStock One of the UK’s largest teaching unions is calling for schools to ban energy drinks from their premises. The NASUWT is warning about caffeine levels in the…

Mental health: Jeremy Hunt says the NHS needs to ‘be better’ at dealing with crisis patients

Mental health: Jeremy Hunt says the NHS needs to ‘be better’ at dealing with crisis patients

The health secretary says the NHS must be better at dealing with mental health crisis cases. Jeremy Hunt, who’s in charge of the health service in England, was speaking to…

Vaginal mesh ban ‘a retrograde step’, surgeons say

Vaginal mesh ban ‘a retrograde step’, surgeons say

Image caption The mesh is made of a type of plastic and surgeons routinely use it in hernia repairs Banning vaginal mesh implants would remove an important treatment for some…

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