Stafford Hospital targets bowel cancer in under-60s
Stafford Hospital has become the first in the UK to employ a dedicated nurse for bowel cancer in the under 60s.
Cancer support charity Macmillan has supplied the nurse - who will look for the condition in people as young as 18 - to the Mid Staffordshire Trust.
The post is partly funded by a charity.......Read More
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