Statement due on crisis-hit hospital

The health secretary is facing calls to put the Glasgow health board into "special measures". Read more »

Dr Michael Watt: Neurologist ‘carried out hundreds of needless procedures’

Dr Michael Watt was responsible for a huge spike in the number of blood patches carried out in 2015 and 2016. Read more »

Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital: Babies and mums died ‘amid toxic culture’

Staff got dead babies' names wrong and, in one case, referred to a child as "it", a leaked report says. Read more »

Assisted dying: Terminally ill man loses High Court case

Phil Newby had said without a change in the law, he may be forced to suffer against his wishes. Read more »

Old age: Why 70 may be the new 65

Experts say health and life expectancy gains mean it is time to rethink how we measure and define being elderly. Read more »

NHS health board Cwm Taf Morgannwg ‘prioritised targets over safety’

A review finds wider problems at Cwm Taf Morgannwg, where the maternity unit is in special measures. Read more »

Britain’s ‘unprecedented’ drug shortage

File on 4 looks at the impact Britain's medicine shortage crisis is having on patients. Read more »

Ollie Gardiner: Cancer teen’s family donates treatment funds to research

Ollie Gardiner's family raised money to treat his brain tumour but he died aged 13 after a relapse. Read more »

Genetically-modified babies ‘ethically justifiable’, academic claims

An Abertay University bioethicist says it could protect people from debilitating diseases in later life. Read more »

NHS to pay tax bills to get doctors back to work

The row over pensions has led to doctors refusing to do overtime because they were being landed with hefty tax bills. Read more »