31st May 2018
Accident and emergency: attendances and performance
In 2017 there were 23.6m A&E attendances in England. Recent years have seen more targets missed and longer waiting times than previous years.
21st Mar 2018
A&E performance: England v Wales
21st Nov 2018
EU staff in the NHS: what has happened since the referendum?
EU nationals make up a similar percentage of the NHS workforce in England now as they did in 2016.
9th May 2018
Are there 100,000 vacancies in the NHS?
You do not need to stay home for two weeks after getting the flu vaccine
Is the suicide rate up?
The government has given six hospitals money to upgrade buildings
Pretty Little Thing products can contain lead, but probably not dangerous amounts
It’s not certain that 87 people a day are dying waiting for care
Express front page headline on diabetes is based on flawed research
We can’t say how many people are ‘hooked on’ prescription drugs
Red Bull and Monster don’t contain bull semen
Life expectancy in the UK isn’t falling
There’s no evidence that any current vaccines cause cancer
Drinking water at set times does not provide certain health benefits
Being ‘measles free’ doesn’t mean there are no cases of measles
We can’t say patients are waiting over two weeks to see a GP on average
Autism prevalence is up but scientists have consistently found that vaccines don’t cause it
Money for the NHS: is it new or not?