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NHS at Christmas: 7 brilliant women tell us what it’s really like working the wards over Christmas

7 brilliant NHS staff tell us what it’s really like working the wards over Christmas

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Kayleigh Dray
  • Claudia Winkleman pays tribute to NHS nurses who were there for her at “most terrifying” moment
    Celebrity

    Claudia Winkleman pays tribute to nurses who were there at her “most terrifying” moment

  • Hospital appointment alone
    Opinion

    “Fed up with being infantilised as a disabled person, I now go to hospital appointments alone”

  • Kate Garraway attends the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2019 press day at Chelsea Flower Show on May 20, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Jeff Spicer/Getty Images)
    Opinion

    The impact of that misleading Kate Garraway headline

Latest Stories

smear test
Life

What happens during a smear test? A doctor answers our questions

Nervous about going for a smear test? Here, a doctor explains what happens during a cervical screening so you know what to expect.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Coronavirus in the UK: anaesthetist reveals reality of working in ICU
Life

What it’s really like to work in ICU right now

The ICU in Frimley is already full of Covid-19 patients on ventilators.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Coronavirus: help NHS workers.
Life

How can we help NHS workers? This is the biggest thing you can do

Staff have shared an important message for people online.

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Hollie Richardson
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Coronavirus patient reveals what “brutal” infection is really like
Life

Coronavirus patient reveals what “brutal” disease is really like

This one goes out to “all the non-believers and those who are not taking Covid-19 seriously.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kayleigh Dray
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Nurse’s viral post underlines forgotten human impact of the coronavirus

“I have to go to work and do my part. Please do yours too.”

Grey's Anatomy celebrity cameos: Beanie Feldstein
People

Grey’s Anatomy fans, did you spot these 11 celebrity cameos?

Beanie Feldstein isn’t the first celebrity to walk the halls of Seattle Grace Hospital, you know.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Stacey Dooley's On The Psych Ward
Life

Stacey Dooley’s On The Psych Ward reveals reality of being sectioned

“Things have to get a lot worse before they decide to help you. And, by the time things are worse, you don’t actually want the help.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Stacey Dooley: On The Psych Ward takes us inside psychiatric hospital for new documentary
Life

Stacey Dooley’s On The Psych Ward is making waves on Twitter, for good reason

The documentary promises to take viewers inside a psychiatric hospital – and explore the stresses placed on mental health services.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Long Reads

“This is what it’s really like to be admitted to a psych ward over Christmas”

“I wasn’t even thinking, boy, this is a shitty way to spend Christmas, because I would have given every Christmas just to feel like myself again.”

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Katie Antoniou
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Nursing crisis
Life

305 nurses died by suicide over the last 7 years. We need to start asking why.

A new report shows shocking figures.

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Hollie Richardson
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People

Evan Rachel Wood wants you to know that depression isn’t a weakness: it’s a sickness

The actress opened up about her suicide attempt at 22 and why she checked herself into a mental health hospital for treatment

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Megan Murray
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Signs and symptoms of septicaemia blood poisoning

A recent episode of Call The Midwife has brought the infection to the nation's attention

Life

Daughter sells everything she owns to pay for mum’s cancer treatment

“My mam means more to me than anything I could ever own”

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Life

Nurse's children prove that mum's tattoos don't affect her work

"Tattoos don't define a person"

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Megan Murray
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Life

Awe-inspiring doctor delivers patient's baby - while in labour herself

Yes, you read that correctly

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Megan Murray
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Life

Meet the hero midwives delivering babies around the world

From Malawi to the UK

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Life

Why volunteering in the NHS changed my life

And how it could transform yours, too

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Stylist
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People

Lily Allen slams NHS waiting times following daughter’s trip to A&E

“I was holding her chin together with a piece of flannel”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Sarah Biddlecombe
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This badass 89-year-old woman is the world’s oldest working surgeon

“Being a doctor isn’t a profession, it’s a way of life”