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NHS asks hospitals to open hundreds more ICU beds to take in patients from areas worst hit by Covid as data shows one in five major trusts have NO spare critical care beds and bosses start to cancel organ...

NHS waiting list for routine ops hits record high with 4.46million people now in need of hospital treatment, ‘calamitous’ figures reveal Total of 4.46million patients were waiting for hospital...

Hope for the elderly as NHS staff aim to give care home residents Covid-19 jab by SUNDAY… but bosses admit it could take a week longer Majority of care home residents will be vaccinated by Sunday...

NHS Covid-19 app developers are ‘urgently investigating’ an Android bug after frustrated users receive mysterious ‘loading’ notification A number of app users have received a notification which...

NHS hospitals draft in SECRETARIES to help on wards and bosses plan to use Army helicopters to airlift Covid patients to mainland from Isle of Wight as officials warn crisis won’t peak until FEBRUARY...

THE NHS is prioritising Covid-19 patients at the expense of cancer patients, a top expert has warned.  Professor Clare Turnbull, a London-based clinician and professor of cancer genetics at the Institute...

NHS may have to start using beds in CARE HOMES if pressure continues to worsen as startling statistics show 30,000 Covid patients are now taking up hospital beds Chris Hopson, chief executive of NHS Providers,...

A top professor has warned the new South African coronavirus mutant strain may beat current vaccines. Sir John Bell, regius professor of medicine at Oxford University, said it is more worrying than the...

NHS intensive care wards are busier than this time last year despite 700 extra beds as medics warn they are in ‘disaster mode’ with official data showing critical care was at or close to 100%...

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The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox More coronavirus patients are in NHS hospitals in England now than any other time this...

NHS vaccinates 11% of over-80s in first two weeks: A total of 366,715 people in the highest Covid risk group received first jab doses by December 20, data shows Office for National Statistics estimates...

NHS will continue to vaccinate people on Christmas Day in drive to halt spread of mutant Covid strain as hopes raise new Oxford jab will be approved within days Medical staff are preparing to inoculate...

THIS new tool can help you find out how many patients are being admitted to hospital with Covid in your local area. Data from the government's coronavirus dashboard now shows admissions information...

Join the Secret Elves to discover the best shopping deals and things to do this Christmas The editors of two of the UK's most prestigious health journals have penned a joint statement slamming the...

THE MUM of a nurse who died of Covid-19 has urged Brits to "rethink" their Christmas plans because the disease "is still deadly". Rebecca Mack, 29, was found dead at her home in Morpeth,...