United Kingdom

Syndicate content
Updated: 3 weeks 6 days ago

New “flying doctors” scheme to be launched in Wales

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 09:53

The new "flying doctors" scheme, which is a leading medical service around the world, is expected to be launched in Wales.

read more

Britain in Search for Its National Bird

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 08:43

It is known that America has the bald eagle as its national bird, French national bird is the Gallic rooster and India has the peacock.

read more

Woman finds deadly spiders on banana from supermarket

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 10:16

A woman in the city of Bristol in the UK was shocked when she found deadly spiders in a bag of bananas that were purchased from the local supermarket.

read more

Hospital must seek compensation to deal with high number of patients

Fri, 03/13/2015 - 10:13

A former director has suggested that hospitals should start seeking compensation for dealing with high numbers of patients.

read more

Solar Eclipse over Ashbourne Later this Month

Wed, 03/04/2015 - 09:14

The UK has experienced a partial solar eclipse, due to which it is expected that by the end of this month, darkness may take over Ashbourne during the day for more than a couple of hours.

read more

UK approves three-person in vitro fertilization but US still deliberating

Sat, 02/28/2015 - 23:54

The House of Lords in the United Kingdom have approved approve ‘three-person in vitro fertilization’ (IVF), which is also known as mitochondrial replacement therapy.The therapy that combines the DNA f

read more

500,000 youngsters to die due to smoking, warns charity

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 10:44

A charity in the UK has warned that it is estimated that about 2.7 million out of a total of 12 million children below the age of 16, will become smokers.

read more

NICE releases new guidelines on safe staffing for midwifery

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 10:42

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has released new guidelines for midwifery staffing levels for women and their babies.

read more

Researchers working to find cure for Asthma

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 10:43

Scientists working to develop a cure for asthma have identified 34 genes that predispose people to allergies.

read more

Study suggest no purchase of drugs costing more than £13,000

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 10:38

A team of experts have suggested that the NHS should stop buying any drug that costs more than £13,000 a yearfor individuals.

read more

Authorities in England imposes ban on smoking in cars with children

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 00:41

Authorities in England have announced a ban on smoking in their cars if they are accompanied with children.

read more

Researchers raise doubts over studies claiming benefits of Alcohol

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 10:12

A new study has raised doubts over a host of earlier studies claiming that moderate drinking is good for your health and will also prolong life.

read more

Cancer Research UK says 'Half of UK people' will be diagnosed with cancer

Wed, 02/04/2015 - 06:39

Cancer Research UK, a leading institution in the country, has warned that one in every two in the UK will be diagnosed with cancer at some point in their lives.

read more

England’s Major Hospitals refuse to Sign off Annual Budget deal with NHS

Fri, 01/30/2015 - 08:24

England's biggest hospitals have refused to sign off a deal with NHS for their annual budget. They feared the involvement of £1.7bn of cuts meant no longer guarantee of the patients' safety.

read more

NHS Hired Doctors from Overseas last Year to Combat Lack of Staff

Thu, 01/29/2015 - 06:57

The NHS hired up to 3,000 doctors from at least 27 countries due to the acute staff shortage in 2014.

read more

Fish peptide can help fight cardiovascular disease, study

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 08:50

According to a new study, a peptide originally that is normally found in fish can be used in the battle against cardiovascular disease.

read more

Hospital chains its toys to beds after theft

Tue, 01/13/2015 - 00:29

A hospital in Wales was forced to lock its toys with chains to the beds after a host of thefts of toys at the hospital.

read more

Road crash victim to get donor bones

Sat, 01/03/2015 - 09:36

A team of doctors in the UK are aiming to provide donor bones to a road crash in a first of its kind surgery in the UK.

read more

NHS Hospitals struggle to keep with demand

Sat, 01/03/2015 - 09:19

According to the experts, a number of NHS hospitals in the UK are struggling to cope with the requirement for medical care during this holiday season.

read more

Property of Over £1bn to Fall into Sea Due to Coastal Erosion

Mon, 12/29/2014 - 09:25

According to an unpublished Environment Agency (EA) analysis seen by the Guardian, almost 7,000 homes and buildings will fall into the sea because of coastal erosion over the next century.

read more

FrenchTribune Specials

Exercise has little role in fighting obesity, study

According to a new study, physical activity has no major role in controlling obesity and doctors said that public campaigns must be focused on avoiding unhealthy foods.

The editorial published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine said that it is time to clear the myth about exercise.Three international experts said that the physical...

Most Popular

Harper government commits to extend its contribution to ISS

The Harper government committed that for next four years...

Canada Health Officials expand Monitoring of Ticks

A dramatic rise in the number of cases of a deadly...

Dr.Squyres describe Mars rovers’ journey

Dr. Steven Squyres, who is the Principal Scientific...

Darwin reptile expert helps save elusive python from extinction

A leading expert on reptiles from the city of Darwin in...


Can Greece Come out of Economic Problems: