Parents less likely to donate child’s organs, new figures show.
Campaigners demand government solution to PFI hospital “fiasco”.
Waiting lists soar as Birmingham’s NHS faces cash crisis – claim.
Richard Lutz hunts among the remains of the past week.
£65 million investment planned for NHS collaboration.
Call for improved pay and investment.
Advice on staying healthy from medical experts.
Laurence Inman has seen a secret memo and, in true Wikileaks fashion, reveals its contents just prior to his arrest.
Creative contractors behind Aston University’s £45 million new Student Village, approaching completion now, are handing over £10,000 to Birmingham’s Children’s Hospital.
Local ambulance chiefs have issued advice for anyone taking advantage of what might, possibly, be some decent Bank Holiday weather.
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.
Laurence Inman is not in a hopeful mood, despite receiving good news
This year’s National British-Pakistani Conference featured an address on education and empowerment by Ziauddin Yousafzai, whose daughter Malala was shot by the Taliban
Sir Ian Kennedy is inviting breast cancer patients who were treated by surgeon, Mr Ian Paterson, at Solihull Hospital to an open meeting
A&E departments at Heartlands and Good Hope Hospitals remain under pressure this week and doctors are urging people to consider alternatives if their case is not urgent.
Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust has announced plans for a series of maternity unit improvements following a successful bid for additional funds
The use of sugar to heal wounds by a University of Wolverhampton lecturer has been hailed as “revolutionary” by a patient who is receiving the treatment at a Birmingham hospital.
Recycled UK Ltd unveiled one of the country’s largest secure destruction facilities yesterday as part of ambitious expansion plans for the year.
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.
Casualties of Christmas spirit will be catered for at a specially-established unit in the city centre.
At this time of year there are many people unable to enter into what others consider the spirit of the occasion. Alex is one of them.
With winter approaching, make sure your home is safe.
‘Death is rarely an ideal situation for anyone’
Professor Richard Dawkins will officially launch a new £3 million Midlands centre today to establish what goes wrong with our bones, joints, ligaments and muscles as we age
The Government should be doing more to help young drivers and cyclists stay safe, according to motoring safety charity DriveSafe.
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
Richard Lutz is disturbed and angered by the casual racism he encounters while buying his newspaper.