Heart attack victims missing vital treatment because of coronavirus fears

On April 25, Sir Simon Stevens, the chief executive of the NHS, had to launch a new drive to persuade the public to seek the urgent care and treatment they need. Experts said it was vital that anyone with chest pain called an ambulance immediately, because every minute of delay increases the risk of dying or […]

Dozens of care homes investigated over Covid safety fears

In the Commons, the shadow health secretary, Jonathan Ashworth, called on Matt Hancock, the Health Secretary, to apologise for the Prime Minister’s “crass remarks”, while Labour’s Barbara Keeley asked: “Does the Secretary of State accept...