'One in seven patients' wait longer than six months for operations
One in seven patients wait longer than six months to be admitted to hospital for operations, as critics warned that the Coalition is losing control of NHS waiting times.
An extra 150,000 patients have been caught up in increased delays since the Coalition came to power, according to a patient survey.
Concerns in UK over feeding tube diet
Dieticians have warned of the dangers of losing weight with a 'starvation diet' available in Britain for the first time.
The British Dietetic Association (BDA) says there are 'huge risks' to the diet, in which people are given just 130 calories a day through a feeding tube that goes up their nose.......Read More