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Mental illness and cancer sufferers forced to wait
Cancer patients and people with severe mental illness are going without essential medicines because of shortages that have cost the NHS £180 million in six months, The Times has learnt.
At least 100 drugs have been affected by supply problems, forcing health officials to approve temporary price rises of up to 4,000 per cent to boost stocks. The NHS is…Continue
Posted on December 7, 2017 at 10:45
Bed shortages prompting concern for patient safety even before onset of winter weather and anticipated major flu outbreak
Posted on December 7, 2017 at 10:43
Party says ministers are trying to push through changes that could lead to greater privatisation and rationing of care
Labour is demanding that MPs be allowed to debate and vote on “secret” plans for the NHS that they claim could lead to greater rationing of care and privatisation of health services.
The party says ministers are trying to push…Continue
Posted on December 7, 2017 at 10:40
Campaigners warn 'hostile environment' could be preventing victims and witnesses of crime from coming forward
Police have admitted arresting a woman for immigration offences after she went to them to report being raped.
The unnamed woman, in her 20s, attended a police station in London to report being kidnapped and abused during time she spent in …Continue
Posted on November 29, 2017 at 9:18