Richard Lutz remembers Mike Wakelam, a major force in medical research who died suddenly of a suspected Covid-19 infection.
Support some of the most vulnerable in society with urgent COVD-19 appeal.
Thousands of lifesaving face masks donated to city hospital.
Donors needed at Birmingham Donor Centre due to low stocks.
A charity concert has raised £700 for the Edgbaston-based charity Ammalife.
A Birmingham based medical charity is giving you the opportunity to double your donation and help save lives around the world
Local ambulance chiefs are reminding bikers not to turn a minor mishap into something more serious.
Birmingham-based Cure Leukaemia has announced record financial results that will see the charity double the amount of funding for research nurses in the West Midlands.
Annual deaths related to heroin and morphine are continuing to drop significantly, falling from 41 per cent of total drug-related deaths in the UK in 2010 to 32 per cent in 2011
Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust has announced plans for a series of maternity unit improvements following a successful bid for additional funds
A Birmingham medical charity has raised more than £1500 to save the lives of mothers in developing countries.
Emergency services are urging local people to take some simple precautions during the cold snap.
A Good Hope consultant has won international recognition for leading a new treatment study
Hospital A&E departments are under extreme pressure this New Year’s Eve and emergency doctors are urging people to consider alternatives if their case is not urgent.
Medical charity Ammalife kicks off donation campaign with deal to double your offer to help save lives
Changing Our Lives, a West Midlands based self-advocacy organisation working with people with disabilities, is holding a Quality of Health Conference at the Midlands Arts Centre
Sutton Coldfield’s Good Hope Hospital is holding its very first community fête next week
More children on the roads again means more danger.
Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman reveals that a record number of enquiries were received in the last year from people needing help with their complaint.
The British Heart Foundation have launched a new campaign to urge people to take their medicine, ‘just like that’
Midwife Amie Wilson is running the Paris Marathon with her pal Sophie Webster to raise cash for this website’s official charity- Ammalife. It raises funds to save lives for pregnant mothers in developing countries. Here’s Amie’s latest report on the eve of the race. So we arrived safely in Paris, me from East Midlands…
from our staff A senior principal for a Birmingham college has backed the city based Ammalife medical campaign. Joseph Chamberlain College raised more than £366 for the charity which works worldwide to prevent maternal deaths during pregnancy or childbirth. The money was raised by students who are all learning English at the college. Many are…
Four members of staff from Birmingham Heartlands Hospital have been chosen to carry the Olympic flame in Coventry this summer.
A scheme to help emergency heart victims has been set up in the West Midlands.
In an explosive scoop interview with no one else but me, deputy Tory leader Nick Clegg has told me, exclusively, how the NHS reforms will work once they are railroaded through Parliament. Top points are: ++As revealed on this site months ago, A new DIY health care package that sees patients perform minor surgery on…
As the temperature continues to drop, local people are advised to take care.
West Midlands Ambulance Service has issued advice on safe enjoyment during the forthcoming onslaught.
NHS local has been working with Birmingham Children’s Hospital to create a new online experience for patients and staff.
A nightclub stunt aimed at making girls aware of their vulnerability when drunk and alone in central Birmingham is proving a success.
Up to 24,000 people with diabetes are dying each year from causes that could be avoided through better management of their condition.