Health

Call for action plan after Walsall kidney blunder

WALSALL, UNITED KINGDON JULY 08 2012: Eleven General view of Walsall Manor Hospital in Walsall, West Midlands.Credit: Anita Maric / newsteam 25/05/2010 (4223449)

A health watchdog is seeking reassurances from a health trust that lessons have been learned following a hospital blunder which saw doctors remove a patient’s kidney by mistake when she should have been receiving chemotherapy.

Family cooking is not on menu

Food

More than a quarter of parents never cook with their children, a new survey has found. And one in eight families don’t prepare any meals in the oven.