Almost three million patients are on an NHS waiting list for the first time in six years, according to new figures released today.
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The NHS inevitably faces a ruinous financial crisis by 2015/16 unless it receives a significant financial injection, according to a new report.
Writing in today’s Guardian, Zoe Williams has interpreted the ban as yet another way of demonising poor parents.
More must be done to educate and assist parents on how to raise healthy children.
People in Wales suffering accidents through sporting activity could be subject to an ‘activity tax’ under new Tory proposals. Conservative AM Darren Millar said on a radio phone-in show that individuals putting themselves at high risk through their own choice could be charged by the NHS.
This week Boris Johnson criticised David Cameron for pursuing a minimum alcohol price. Boris was right, minimum pricing does very little to tackle Britain’s drink problem.
Fiona Twycross AM makes the case for universal free school meals, and calls on Labour to adopt the policy.
Claudia Tomlinson looks at Healthcare UK, which sells the services of the best of the UK health sector to rich people overseas.
A new report published by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation has highlighted a bleak picture for youth unemployment and health across Scotland.