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Niki Lauda: Former F1 world champion released from hospital after lung problems  BBC Sport

Three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda is released from a Vienna hospital after treatment for influenza.

Hospital advice on the importance of a good night's sleep for patients  The Northern Echo

A NEW booklet has been launched to highlight the importance for patients to enjoy a good night's sleep.

Niki Lauda released from Vienna hospital after flu admission

Triple Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda has been released from hospital in Vienna, after being admitted earlier this year with a flu infection.

Lengionella discovered at Totnes Community Hospital in Devon  Devon Live

The minor injuries unit at Totnes Community Hospital has been closed following the discovery of the potentially lethal Legionella bacteria.

Ulster Hospital patient waits 45 hours in A&E  BBC News

A patient had to wait 45 hours in the emergency department before being admitted to a ward in the Ulster Hospital. It is understood the patient spent a ...

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital: Self-harm concerns raised  BBC News

Inspectors have ordered improvements at a hospital emergency unit after three patients who were not properly assessed attempted to self-harm. The Care ...

Police called to incident at Craigavon hospital  BBC News

Police, fire and ambulance services attended the incident regarding a patient causing a disturbance.

Hospital bosses working to address issues following heavy delays  Worcester News

A HOSPITAL trust chief has admitted demand is “exceptionally high” after patients raised concerns about queuing ambulances, heaving corridors…

Darlington's Priory mental hospital is rated as outstanding  The Northern Echo

A HOSPITAL near Darlington which helps patients with mental health conditions has been ranked among the seven per cent best such services in the…

CCG bans patients from leaving hospital-managed GP practice amid exodus  Pulse

GP patients in Gosport have been banned from switching surgeries after a dramatic exodus of patients from a hospital-managed GP practice left others ...

Patients to get faster access to surgery at Royal Blackburn Hospital  Lancashire Telegraph

PATIENTS will have access to surgery quicker after the opening of a new clinic at a hospital.

Altnagelvin Hospital: Boy injured at birth set for £5m payout  BBC News

A six-year-old boy from County Londonderry who sustained life-changing injuries during birth is to be awarded almost £5m in damages. The child, who cannot ...

Man taken to hospital after crash in Bluebell Road, North Walsham. | Cromer, Sheringham and North Walsham News  North Norfolk News

A car ended up on its side and a man was taken to hospital after a crash in North Walsham.

Lorry driver cut free by firefighters and taken to hospital as A90 closed between Dundee and Aberdeen  The Courier

A lorry driver has been cut free by firefighters and taken to hospital following a crash on the main road between Dundee and Aberdeen. The A90 was closed ...

St Mary's Hospital and Mountbatten teams join forces to provide new end of life care service  Isle of Wight County Press

PATIENTS nearing the end of their life can expect to receive better hospital care.

Young dad put in hospital by yobs who threw brick through bus window  Liverpool Echo

A young dad suffered a suspected broken wrist after yobs threw a brick through the window of a bus during a spate of attacks reported on the network.

Royal Papworth Hospital marks heart transplant anniversary  BBC News

The hospital's first such procedure was carried out on a 44-year-old patient on 14 January 1979.

Boy, 6, taken to hospital after hit and run in Aberdeen city centre  Aberdeen Evening Express

A six-year-old boy was taken to hospital after being knocked down in a hit-and-run in Aberdeen city centre. Police were today hunting for the driver of a small, ...

M58 crash victim, 91, dies in hospital after four vehicle pile-up  Express

A 91-YEAR-OLD woman has died from injuries she suffered in a four-vehicle crash on the M58 motorway more than a week ago.

Three taken to hospital after car and mini bus crash on Northumberland road  Chronicle Live

Paramedics took three people to hospital in Cramlington after the crash on Military Road near East Wallhouses.

Birtley police incident RECAP: Three in hospital as investigation launched at Coach and Horses pub  ChronicleLive

Police and paramedics were called to the Coach and Horses pub in Birtley to deal with an ongoing incident.

Man requires hospital treatment after injecting himself with semen  Belfast Telegraph

A man developed an abscess after injecting himself with semen in an attempt to treat back pain, a new report found.

Baby who died in mum's arms 'would have lived if hospital followed procedure'

WARNING - UPSETTING IMAGES: Justin and Alison Clark, from Surbiton, Surrey, told an inquest how they repeatedly asked for their baby boy to be delivered ...

70-year-old man in hospital following collision in Newport  South Wales Argus

A 70-YEAR-OLD man is in hospital following a vehicle collision.

The grim reality of Atlanta’s Grady hospital, where 100 die each year of Aids-related illnesses despite doctors’ tireless efforts  The Independent

Few health facilities in America have done more in the fight against HIV and Aids than Grady Health's Ponce De Leon Centre. At this Atlanta clinic, staff counsel ...

Oldham pub fight leaves one needing hospital treatment  Oldham Chronicle

Greater Manchester Police have launched an investigation following reports of a fight breaking out outside a pub in Oldham over the course of the weekend.

Pair taken to hospital after two vehicle crash  East Anglian Daily Times

Suffolk Fire and Rescue *Service* along with ambulance and police are dealing with an incident on Tom Crisp Way in Lowestoft. Picture: Lowestoft Fire and ...

Patient dies after vein damaged during routine hospital operation  Lincolnshire Live

A doctor has apologised to the family of Michael Douglas Hill for the "unanticipated chain of events"

Woman filmed dragging crying boy, 5, across hospital floor by his hair

A woman was filmed dragging her crying five-year-old son by his hair across a hospital floor. The video shows woman the pull the shrieking boy as a ...

Pawel Adamowicz, Gdansk mayor, dies after stabbing  BBC News

The mayor of the Polish city of Gdansk has died in hospital, a day after being stabbed at a charity event. Pawel Adamowicz, 53, was attacked on stage in front of ...

Extra workers handling Raigmore Hospital clinical waste  BBC News

The GMB says it is 'cautiously optimistic' about new measures brought in at Raigmore Hospital.

Swindon hospital accused of 'conflict' over Vienna visit  BBC News

A hospital has been accused of a conflict of interest after senior staff accepted a trip from a private firm to Austria to see a rehabilitation centre. Circle Health ...

Hospital worker in court accused of placing plastic bag over elderly patient's head  Liverpool Echo

Santosh Bhatta was arrested and charged after a "serious incident" at Broadgreen Hospital - but denies any offence.

Woman taken to hospital after rush-hour crash outside school  The Bolton News

EMERGENCY services rushed a woman to hospital after she was cut out of a vehicle following a crash this afternoon.

Driver of suspected stolen car airlifted to hospital after being hit by police vehicle  NW Evening Mail

THE driver of a suspected stolen car involved in a pursuit was airlifted to hospital after being hit by a police vehicle.

Man charged over Bedminster 'hit-and-run' which left pensioner in hospital  Bristol Live

Police have charged a 26-year-old man after a pensioner was seriously injured in a collision in a shopping street in Bedminster. Conor Coltman will appear ...

Shakeup at Beaumont Health as top Royal Oak hospital executive departs  Crain's Detroit Business

Rosanna Morris, R.N., is resigning as president of Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak after two years to accept a position at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in ...

Hospital prices are online, but they don't make it easy to compare  Asbury Park Press

U.S. hospitals are now required to post list prices for medical services online, under federal rules meant to help patients.

£10m revamp will transform former Aberdeen hospital site into luxury hotel  Aberdeen Evening Express

A historic Aberdeen hospital building is set to undergo a £10 million refurbishment and reopen as a top-class hotel. Plans were approved last year to turn four ...

Christmas FM raises over €400k for Temple Street Children's Hospital

The hugely popular festive radio station Christmas FM has raised over €400000 for Temple Street Children's Hospital, which will be used to give the gift of life to ...

Flu patient influx overwhelms Hong Kong nurses – now they plan protest  South China Morning Post

Medical staff having to work extra shifts and skip meals to care for influx of flu patients.

Fehily aiming for speedy hospital discharge after emergency appendix surgery | Horse Racing News  Racing Post

Jump jockey Noel Fehily is hoping to be discharged from hospital in the immediate future after having his appendix removed in an emergency operation on.

Construction of new £98m hospital gains approval  Health Service Journal

Building work will get underway within weeks on a new hospital near Ascot, after the board of Frimley Health Foundation Trust gave it the go-ahead.

Staff suspended at Middlesbrough mental health hospital  BBC News

Concerns were raised about the techniques used by healthcare workers to move patients at the unit.

Motorcyclist taken to hospital after serious crash with a van on Manchester Airport link road  Manchester Evening News

Police and fire chiefs described the accident on the A555 Airport Link Road junction on the border of Hazel Grove and Poynton as 'very serious'

'I can't get my head around it': Hospital porter's anger at less pay than equivalents in other areas  Gazette Live

One full-time University Hospital of North Tees porter is annoyed at pay disparity between himself and porters elsewhere.

Sean Morrison: Cardiff City captain in hospital for 'procedure'  BBC Sport

Cardiff City captain Sean Morrison has been admitted to hospital for what the club has described as "a procedure."

Doctor: Climate policy will help 'keep my patients out of the hospital'  MPR News

Lawmakers will hear Thursday how climate change exacerbates health problems -- from asthma to Lyme disease.

Scheme at Musgrove Park Hospital saves patients 'thousands of nights' in hospital  Somerset County Gazette

A "COMMON sense" scheme which has helped Somerset patients avoid thousands of nights in hospital and saved £2 million will help the NHS…

We found price lists for the 115 biggest US hospitals so you don’t have to  Quartz

Thanks to new US law, we now know the standard price for a cotton ball at the New York Presbyterian Hospital is $1.15. The list price for a skull X-ray at Orlando ...

Lincoln biker in hospital after serious crash  The Lincolnite

Officers closed off the road last night while they dealt with the collision between a bike and a car.


A 16-year-old boy remains in hospital tonight (Wednesday) after suffering severe burns in a fire in Cowes on Monday. Emergency services were called to Cowes ...

Inside £500million ghost hospital left deserted after firm's collapse  Mirror Online

Carillion had been working on a huge redevelopment of the Royal Liverpool hospital but work ground to a halt last year following a botched private finance ...

Three taken to hospital after two collisions on A303  Andover Advertiser

THREE people have been taken to hospital after two separate collisions on the A303 this afternoon.

17th January 2019 Features QPR players visit Hammersmith Hospital  QPR official website

QPR defender Darnell Furlong and Under 23s player Charlie Fox visited Hammersmith Hospital last week ahead of a collection at Saturday's game against ...

Piers Morgan reveals shocking truth behind THAT hospital photo  Mirror Online

It turns out while Piers Morgan was sending Twitter into meltdown over a picture of him in hospital - there was something shocking going on.

Hospital chain unfairly dismissed director in restructure  Health Service Journal

A hospital group unfairly dismissed a senior manager as it restructured staff across three trusts, a tribunal has ruled.

Baby born 3 years ago has gone home from hospital at last  Fox News

When Zariah Donovan was born in Utah three years ago, her odds of survival were bleak — she came into the world at 23 weeks and six days of gestation.

Dáil told woman 'refused' abortion at Dublin hospital

There have been heated exchanges in the Dáil after it heard that a woman carrying a baby diagnosed with a fatal foetal abnormality was not granted a ...

Hospital filming locations: the 6 Liverpool NHS trusts where the BBC series was filmed  iNews

Well-known children's hospital Alder Hey, where terminally ill Alfie Evans was treated, is one of the hospital trusts featured on the show.

Royal Bolton Hospital to pay millions after birthing mistake  The Bolton News

A YOUNG boy who was left with a catastrophic brain injury after failings during his birth at Bolton hospital has won multi-million-pound NHS damages.

School bus driver taken to hospital following crash in Moray  Press and Journal

A school bus driver in Moray was taken to hospital yesterday following a collision involving his vehicle and a lorry. The incident happened in the morning near ...

Charlton Athletic Women v Man Utd Women: Charlotte Kerr leaves hospital  BBC Sport

Charlton Athletic's Charlotte Kerr has left hospital after suffering a rib injury that led to Sunday's Women's Championship match against Manchester United being ...

Mum who lives in daily agony slams hospital for lack of support  Bristol Post

A mum born with a rare condition which pushes part of her brain into her spinal cord has slammed a Bristol hospital for ignoring her calls for help.

Two taken to hospital following five-vehicle crash on the A96  Press and Journal

Two people were taken to hospital yesterday afternoon following a five-vehicle crash on the A96 near Forres. Emergency services were called to the incident ...

Hospital worker taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary after slip  Aberdeen Evening Express

The man, who is in his 20s, suffered a leg injury at 8.30am beside the Foresterhill Health Campus. A crew from the Scottish Ambulance *Service* was called to the ...

Five operating rooms at Hasbro Children's Hospital closed due to fire; Repairs underway  Turn to 10

The five operating rooms at Hasbro Children's Hospital are closed due to water damage sustained from a fire. The fire broke out Tuesday night on a roof, which ...

Family will 'live with the consequences of hospital's £5.85m mistake for the rest of their lives'  Echo

A GIRL left disabled after suffering severe spinal cord damage during birth has been awarded £5.85m in compensation.

Mother sent to hospital after son's sippy cup explodes  WSMV Nashville

(Meredith) – Dzevada Becirovic was pouring milk into her son's favorite sippy cup when it randomly exploded, sending her to the hospital.

Bangladeshi asylum-seeker's cuffed visit to Japanese hospital sparks online debate  The Japan Times

Photos of a Bangladeshi asylum-seeker being taken to a Japanese hospital while roped and in handcuffs have sparked an online debate on the treatment of ...

SC hands over ownership of Lahore's Sheikh Zayed Hospital to federal govt

The Supreme Court on Thursday handed the ownership of the Sheikh Zayed Hospital in Lahore to the federal government, ruling that the Centre reserves the ...

Leigh Halfpenny posts cute picture as he leaves hospital with his newborn daughter  Wales Online

Leigh Halfpenny has said the birth of his daughter has made him "the luckiest guy in the world". Halfpenny and his partner Jess Tumelty became parents to a ...

Carroll hospital determined to continue serving mentally ill, bucking tide of closures  Des Moines Register

A rural Iowa hospital is determined not to close its inpatient mental health unit. “If we don't do it, who's going to?” St. Anthony Regional Hospital's CEO asks.

One person taken to hospital after three-vehicle crash involving bin lorry in north-east  Aberdeen Evening Express

Police Scotland were called to the incident on the A93 in Banchory, just outside the Tesco store. A spokeswoman said: “The call came in 1.15pm involving two ...

Diego Maradona recovering in hospital after operation for internal bleeding  BBC Sport

Argentina's World Cup-winning legend Diego Maradona is recovering in hospital after a successful operation to stop internal bleeding caused by a hernia, his ...

New chair for major hospital trust  Health Service Journal

University College London Hospitals Foundation Trust has appointed a new chair.

Mourner, 50, is rushed to hospital after being stabbed in the mouth  Daily Mail

The 50-year-old man suffered the gruesome injury as mourners turned out to grieve at Tottenham town hall in North London. One man was arrested on ...

Police helicopter over Newport results in three arrests as teenager is taken to hospital with 'serious injuries'  South Wales Argus

A TEENAGER remains in hospital after a police helicopter and dogs team were scrambled to reports of "disorder".

Karen Lee: Agency hospital staff create more work  The Lincolnite

Lincoln MP and former nurse hits out at government policy.

5 perish in accident near 37 Military Hospital | General News 2019-01-17  GhanaWeb

Five people have died Wednesday morning in a motor accident close to the 37 Military Hospital. The driver of the passenger car which was returning from Aflao ...

Live Updates: PM Modi Inaugurates Public Hospital In Gujarat's Ahmedabad  NDTV News

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is on a three-day visit to Gujarat during which he will inaugurate the ninth edition of the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit.

Dogs Sleep On Hospital Beds In Bihar, Patients Complain  NDTV News

The patients complain that they do not get hospital beds as dogs occupy them and also use the bedsheets.

Figures for children’s hospital overrun do not add up  The Irish Times

Comptroller and Auditor General should report to Public Accounts Committee.

Prince William flies air ambulance to hospital  BBC News

The Duke of Cambridge flies a helicopter to mark the 30th anniversary of London's Air Ambulance.

Worcester security guard allegedly attacked hospital patient  Worcester News

A WOMAN claims she saw a hospital security guard grab a patient by the throat and punch him twice, following a confrontation.

Giving elderly hospital patients one extra meal a day cuts deaths by half, major NHS trial finds

Giving elderly patients an extra meal a day halves their chances of dying in hospital, an NHS pilot scheme is showing.

Raigmore Hospital porters 'continuing to handle waste'  BBC News

NHS Highland says the workers are still carrying out this duty after a union advised its members against it.

Priory Ticehurst Hospital faces fine over girl's death  BBC News

The Priory healthcare group is facing a multimillion-pound fine over the death of a child at one of its hospitals. Amy El-Keria, 14, who was deemed high-risk, was ...

The 'angel' who secretly pays patients' hospital bills  BBC News

Nigerian hospital patients may not be allowed to leave until they have paid their bill. But in Lagos a wealthy philanthropist is on the lookout for people to help.

Basildon University Hospital: Girl disabled at birth awarded £5.85m  BBC News

The girl, now aged eight, suffered damage to her spinal cord in a "rare" case.

'Who can blame them if they can't park at the hospital' - Readers have their say over calls for action against motorists using Preston street as a free 'hospital car park'  Lancashire Evening Post

News that frustrated Preston residents are demanding action against motorists who are using their street as a free "hospital car park" has been met with a mixed ...

UK hospitals expecting 'mayhem' when cold snap hits, top doctor says  The Guardian

Staffing problems and a spike in flu could mean 'severe difficulties' for NHS, says Dr Nick Scriven.

Disabled man with rare bone disease claims he 'missed' hospital appointment due to new parking charges  Nottinghamshire Live

'You must not make it more difficult for a disabled person'

Emergency power cut hits Arrowe Park Hospital as warning issued to A&E patients and visitors  Liverpool Echo

All visits were cancelled and people were advised to use an alternative A&E if possible.

Good Morning Britain's Piers Morgan's emergency hospital visit details revealed  HELLO! Magazine

Good Morning Britain presenter Piers Morgan has revealed the reason he unexpectedly found himself in hospital on Friday.

Housing at former Corstorphine Hospital site approved  BBC News

Proposals to turn an Edinburgh hospital into housing have been approved despite rows over the welfare of pandas at the nearby zoo. Corstorphine Hospital will ...

Hospital patients who smoke or drink to be helped to quit  BBC News

Smokers and problem drinkers who are admitted to hospital in England will be given help to quit or cut down, to reduce demands on the health *service* .

Casualty flown to hospital as A90 between Dundee and Perth remains closed  Evening Telegraph

Emergency services, including an air ambulance, raced to the A90 between Dundee and Perth today following a collision between an HGV lorry and a minibus.

Casualty taken to hospital after road traffic accident in Westhoughton  The Bolton News

A CASUALTY was taken to hospital following a two - car collision in Westhoughton this morning.

Zille: Old Conradie hospital project could be 'make or break' for housing system  News24

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille said the "pioneering" housing project expected at the site of the derelict old Conradie Hospital in Cape Town could "make or ...