First organ transplants from a newborn in the United Kingdom

The first organ transplants have been performed in Hammersmith Hospital of London using organs from a newborn who died 6 days after birth. The kidneys and part of the liver were harvested. One recipient with renal failure received kidneys, and another was given a transfusion of...

Sexual abuse on the increase in English hospitals

Sexual abuse is on the increase in English hospitals. A total of 1615 attacks were recorded in three years (2011, 2012 and 2013), which is a 50% rise since 2011.  Statistics on sexual abuse reports in hospitals were released by 38 out of 45 UK police forces. They document 1,615...