The NHS is using new technology to make life easier for patients. New proposals include more choice over GP surgery and hospital treatment, as well as the opportunity to pick up test results closers to work, to fit in with your lifestyle.
Babies born at home to first time mothers are more likely to suffer complications than those born in hospital, according to new research. However, women having their second or third babies are just as safe at home as they would be at a hospital.
Are women more savvy with their hospital choices? New research by Nuffield Health has found that people are choosing their hospitals based on the location rather than the quality of care. Women and Londoners are more likely to research than men.