Parents of baby who died at three days old to sue NHS trust for negligence

The parents of a baby who died at just three days old after suffering catastrophic brain injury during birth have accused medical staff of negligence, saying the tragedy left them suffering severe post traumatic stress. Georgina Tamasi says that if she had been properly advised during her pregnancy she would not have needed the emergency […]

Sellers of false cancer cures may face criminal charges

He noted that based on the injuries sustained by his late constituent during treatment, the alternative practitioners who administered the fake medicines should be liable to “GBH or manslaughter charges”, and that new legislation was being examined to make...

Give cannabis to elderly people with chronic pain, doctors say

Elderly people with chronic pain including back and joint injuries should be prescribed cannabis instead of conventional painkillers, doctors have said, as polling shows that three quarters of over-55s would consider taking it. Doctors said cannabis-based medicines,...

Hospital chief in mask row quit after watchdog’s report

They were leading a Q&A session while sitting in front of a sign setting out infection control instructions, including the requirement to wear a face covering in the hospital. Mrs Tedford was also pictured without a mask at another session on June 30. It later...