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Statins ‘won’t help low-risk heart patients’

MOST low-risk statin patients would refuse to take the drugs if they knew “the lack of benefit” they offered, an expert has said......»»

Category: topSource: expressJul 11th, 2019

EXCLUSIVE: Statins drug can double breast cancer risk

Long-term use of controversial heart drug statins can double the risk of breast cancer, a new study suggests......»»

Category: topSource: expressMay 15th, 2019

Rapeseed oil 'better than statins for heart'

RAPESEED oil could be even more effective than statins in helping to lower cholesterol and protect the heart......»»

Category: topSource: expressJul 7th, 2019

Heart attack-preventing statins are safe, says watchdog

STATINS were last night given an official green light by the medicines watchdog......»»

Category: topSource: expressMay 30th, 2014

Doctors' ban on statins: Medics at war over drug advice

DOCTORS are in open revolt over plans to issue statins to millions of healthy people......»»

Category: topSource: expressJul 18th, 2019

Doctors ban on statins: Medics at war over drug advice

DOCTORS are in open revolt over plans to issue statins to millions of healthy people......»»

Category: topSource: expressJul 18th, 2019

Fury as out-of-hours service makes patients take OWN temperature as nurses are "too busy"

DOCTORS have slammed an out-of-hours service after a new investigation revealed that patients waiting to see a GP are being told to take their own temperature – potentially missing patients with serious conditions......»»

Category: topSource: expressJul 22nd, 2015

New online tool calculates your risk of developing diabetes

A SIMPLE tool has been created to beat diabetes by helping doctors identify at-risk patients......»»

Category: topSource: expressMar 24th, 2019

High salt diet puts diabetics at double risk of heart disease

A HIGH salt content in the diet of millions of diabetes sufferers doubles their risk of developing deadly heart disease, according to the latest research......»»

Category: topSource: expressMay 10th, 2019

Barry Manilow did not have a heart attack

There are some tabloid rumors that Barry Manilow had a heart attack, and he took to Facebook that diagnosis. NO HEART ATTACK! Contrary to the gossip you might have heard, Barry did not have a heart attack. He’s never had a heart attack. He wasn̵.....»»

Category: topSource: seriouslyomgJan 15th, 2016

Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston visit patients at Brisbane children"s hospital

Young patients at a children's hospital in Brisbane were treated to a visit from Hollywood........»»

Category: celebSource: hellomagazineJan 11th, 2017

Musicians on Call celebrates half-million milestone

The nonprofit Musicians On Call, which provides live music for patients in hospitals and health facilities, is celebrating a milestone of visiting half a million patients, families and caregivers. (Aug. 11)        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 12th, 2017

GP surgeries "at BREAKING POINT" as 100 ask to STOP taking new patients

GP SURGERIES across the nation are "at breaking point", doctors have claimed, after it emerged that 100 practices asked to stop taking on new patients last year......»»

Category: topSource: expressJan 6th, 2016

Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig and the Ghostbusters Cast Surprise Patients at Boston Children"s Hospital

So who made this phone call?! For several patients at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, Saturday turned out to be a day filled with unexpected visitors as Melissa McCarthy and........»»

Category: topSource: eonlineAug 2nd, 2015

Terrorists "could HIJACK hospital equipment and pump LETHAL doses of drugs into patients"

TERRORISTS could hijack hospital equipment used to pump medicine into patients' bodies to deliver lethal doses, officials have warned......»»

Category: topSource: expressAug 1st, 2015

"Evil" nurse Victorino Chua GUILTY of murdering patients at Stepping Hill hospital

A NURSE who penned a chilling letter describing how there is "a devil" inside him has been found guilty of murdering and poisoning hospital patients......»»

Category: topSource: expressMay 19th, 2015

Children's doctor admits sex attacks on young cancer patients

A CHILDREN'S cancer doctor has admitted to a string of sexual offences against sick patients in his care- aged as young as 11......»»

Category: topSource: expressSep 28th, 2014

NHS failing cancer patients with life-threatening delays

THOUSANDS of cancer patients are being forced to endure life-threatening delays to start vital treatment, figures reveal......»»

Category: topSource: expressOct 6th, 2014

NHS failing cancer patients due to life-threatening delays

THOUSANDS of cancer patients are being forced to endure life-threatening delays to start vital treatment, ?gures reveal......»»

Category: topSource: expressOct 6th, 2014

First Scottish patients to go under the knife of robot surgeon

SCOTS cancer patients will have surgery performed by a robot for the first time early next year, it was announced yesterday......»»

Category: topSource: expressMar 24th, 2019

Half of GPs admit dishing out 'useless' antibiotics to get pushy patients off their back

ALMOST half of family doctors have admitted prescribing "useless" antibiotics in order to clear pushy patients out of their surgeries, it has emerged......»»

Category: topSource: expressMar 26th, 2019