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'People will die' warning over Wester Ross out of hours row

'People will die' warning over Wester Ross out of hours row

'People will die' warning over Wester Ross out of hours row

01 March 2024

Worried community leaders have warned NHS Highland “people will die” after plans to downgrade the Out of Hours medical service sparked a row.


Highland surgeon on 'survivor guilt' leaving Gaza and casualties being mostly children

Highland surgeon on 'survivor guilt' leaving Gaza and casualties being mostly children

Highland surgeon on 'survivor guilt' leaving Gaza and casualties being mostly children

26 February 2024

Andy Kent, a surgeon at Raigmore, has spent the last four weeks working as part of a specialised surgical team in Gaza.


Black Isle blood donation session coming up

Black Isle blood donation session coming up

Black Isle blood donation session coming up

25 February 2024

Pupils at a Ross-shire secondary school were given an overview of what's involved in being a blood donor ahead of a soon-come session.


WATCH: Sending pregnant women to Aberdeen or Perth would be 'totally unacceptable'

WATCH: Sending pregnant women to Aberdeen or Perth would be 'totally unacceptable'

WATCH: Sending pregnant women to Aberdeen or Perth would be 'totally unacceptable'

23 February 2024

Edward Mountain warns expectant mothers could travelling 'to Aberdeen or even Perth if the situation at Raigmore isn’t sorted out.'


COLIN CAMPBELL: No wonder the ‘free’ NHS is buckling under the strain

COLIN CAMPBELL: No wonder the ‘free’ NHS is buckling under the strain

COLIN CAMPBELL: No wonder the ‘free’ NHS is buckling under the strain

17 February 2024

The national health service is seldom out of the headlines these days for a range of negative reasons.


NHS HIGHLAND: It is time to take up vaccination offer

NHS HIGHLAND: It is time to take up vaccination offer

NHS HIGHLAND: It is time to take up vaccination offer

17 February 2024

Covid vaccine is still important especially for the most vulnerable, older people and those with reduced immunity, says Dr Tim Allison.


Raigmore are 'first in Scotland' to employ new breast cancer treatment

Raigmore are 'first in Scotland' to employ new breast cancer treatment

Raigmore are 'first in Scotland' to employ new breast cancer treatment

13 February 2024

The breast team at Raigmore Hospital were first to use the new Pintuition System.


Children's bereavement charity receives £1560 donation thanks to singers' epic performance

Children's bereavement charity receives £1560 donation thanks to singers' epic performance

Children's bereavement charity receives £1560 donation thanks to singers' epic performance

11 February 2024

A charity which helps bereaved children in the Highlands has received £1560 thanks to an epic performance by choral singers.


Highland model says: "Without my pap smear, my story would be completely different"

Highland model says: "Without my pap smear, my story would be completely different"

Highland model says: "Without my pap smear, my story would be completely different"

10 February 2024

Rea is on a mission to do whatever she can to shine a light on taboo topics of pap smears, and the recognising the signs of cervical cancer.


'Seize the day' – Highland lecturer with rare lung cancer set to push her boundaries at catwalk event

'Seize the day' – Highland lecturer with rare lung cancer set to push her boundaries at catwalk event

'Seize the day' – Highland lecturer with rare lung cancer set to push her boundaries at catwalk event

10 February 2024

A Highland lecturer with a rare form of lung cancer said she will be "pushing her boundaries" by taking part to an inspirational catwalk event.


Breast cancer survivor joins chemotherapy buddy for Inverness catwalk fundraiser

Breast cancer survivor joins chemotherapy buddy for Inverness catwalk fundraiser

Breast cancer survivor joins chemotherapy buddy for Inverness catwalk fundraiser

09 February 2024

Guidance teacher Sandra Patience will be among the models taking part in tomorrow's Catwalk for a Cause fundraiser for end-of-life care.


HEALTH MATTERS: Medicines have their place but are not the only answer

HEALTH MATTERS: Medicines have their place but are not the only answer

HEALTH MATTERS: Medicines have their place but are not the only answer

05 February 2024

Almost all of us will use medicines and tablets either regularly or occasionally.


Strongman Luke Stoltman's message to 'incredible' NHS Highland staff

Strongman Luke Stoltman's message to 'incredible' NHS Highland staff

Strongman Luke Stoltman's message to 'incredible' NHS Highland staff

05 February 2024

'The infant feeding service they offered was really incredible and gave Kushi Stoltman and me a lot of confidence going home.'


Legionella detected in water at Invergordon County Hospital, NHS confirms

Legionella detected in water at Invergordon County Hospital, NHS confirms

Legionella detected in water at Invergordon County Hospital, NHS confirms

02 February 2024

After finding low levels of Legionella, NHS Highlands states they immediately put in safety measure to 'prevent harm to patients and staff'.


Ross-shire care home could 'twin' with counterpart in France

Ross-shire care home could 'twin' with counterpart in France

Ross-shire care home could 'twin' with counterpart in France

02 February 2024

A Tain carer has worked her way up the ladder to deputy manager level.


Why we should all take time to talk and listen

Why we should all take time to talk and listen

Why we should all take time to talk and listen

01 February 2024

"We should never underestimate the ability to change lives by being there for others," says Highland councillor.


Highland Green MSP welcomes positive impact that disposable vapes ban will have on the region

Highland Green MSP welcomes positive impact that disposable vapes ban will have on the region

Highland Green MSP welcomes positive impact that disposable vapes ban will have on the region

31 January 2024

The forthcoming ban on disposable vapes will mean a cleaner, greener and healthier future for people in the Highlands according to a local MSP.


Kate Forbes as finance secretary 'wasn’t invited' to top Covid decision-making group

Kate Forbes as finance secretary 'wasn’t invited' to top Covid decision-making group

Kate Forbes as finance secretary 'wasn’t invited' to top Covid decision-making group

30 January 2024

She told the UK Covid Inquiry 'I’m not even sure I was aware that they existed.'


Vulnerable children were put 'at risk' at Highland Council-run care home

Vulnerable children were put 'at risk' at Highland Council-run care home

Vulnerable children were put 'at risk' at Highland Council-run care home

28 January 2024

Vulnerable children were “put at risk” at a Highland Council respite care centre through failings identified by inspectors.


Breast cancer survivor sets sights on Himalayan challenge to raise awareness of early diagnosis

Breast cancer survivor sets sights on Himalayan challenge to raise awareness of early diagnosis

Breast cancer survivor sets sights on Himalayan challenge to raise awareness of early diagnosis

27 January 2024

Highland-born Gemma McMullan is raising funds for breast cancer awarness charity CoppaFeel!


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