October 21, 2017Comments Off on Taxpayer-funded drugs 'too expensive for patients’
Taxpayer-funded medical research is producing medicines which are increasingly unaffordable for patients who need them, says a new report. Campaigners claim that the NHS spent more than £1bn on drugs... Read More
October 6, 2017Comments Off on Extreme morning sickness patients 'deserve royal standard'
Women suffering from extreme morning sickness should be offered the “royal standard” of treatment, according to charities and medical experts. Many hyperemesis gravidarum (HG) patients are being denied “safe, effective”... Read More
October 4, 2017Comments Off on Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust patients 'died waiting for care'
Patients waiting for heart treatment have died and those waiting for ophthalmology care have lost their sight at Cornwall’s main hospital, according to a report. NHS Improvement has placed Royal... Read More
October 2, 2017Comments Off on Flu vaccine: NHS patients wanted to test 'universal' jab
Researchers are seeking about 500 NHS patients to try out a new “universal” vaccine against seasonal flu. The experimental vaccine works differently from the one currently available, which has to... Read More