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Uk Panel Finds Lives Shortened By Hospitals Opioid Use

As many as 650 people had their lives shortened by a British hospital’s institutionalized practice of administering opioids without medical justification between...

Netherlands Passes Partial Burka Ban As It Outlaws Face-covering Veils In Schools, Hospitals And Other Public Places

THE Netherlands has approved a partial burka ban that will outlaw “face-covering clothing” in public places such as schools, hospitals and public transport. Islamic...

Us Hospitals Grapple With Prolonged Injected Opioid Shortage

Addiction and overdoses aren’t the only U.S. opioid crisis: Hospitals are frequently running out of widely used injected painkillers. Manufacturing shortages are...

Who Is Dr Jane Barton? Gosport War Memorial Hospital’s ‘dr Opiate’ Implicated In Hundreds Of Deaths

DR Jane Barton is a retired GP at the centre of an investigation that found up to 656 patients died after being given wrongly given powerful painkillers. Dr Barton –...

Hospitals Swamped By 1.5million Needless Emergency Admissions Every Year As Critical Operations Are Stopped

HOSPITALS are being swamped by 1.5million needless emergency admissions each year. MPs claim avoidable stays are harming legitimate patients, with bed shortages forcing...

Wales Set To Become First Country In Uk To Ban Smoking Outside Hospitals, Schools And In Playgrounds

WALES is set to become the first country in the UK to ban smoking outside. The smoking ban, which currently applies in pubs and other public buildings, will be extended...