Updated 7:08pm 24 May 2013
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The Government is being urged to reconsider its policy on vaccinating all schoolchildren for tuberculosis (TB) as rates in Birmingham reach Third World levels.Read
A West Midlands hospital trust that axed more then 300 jobs to cut costs has ordered an urgent £3 million investment to combat severe short-staffing in its A&Es.Read
A Birmingham hospital trust that axed more then 300 jobs to cut costs has ordered an urgent £3 million investment to combat severe short-staffing in its A&Es.Read
A five-year-old Birmingham girl with an extremely rare disease has become the first in the world to undergo a pioneering trial into breakthrough enzyme replacement therapy.
A mother-of-four died after a nurse at a Birmingham hospital trust gave her ten times the amount of drugs she was supposed to receive.Read
Two Birmingham hospitals have been criticised in a TV documentary over the food they serve and how patients are fed.Read
A breast cancer patient who underwent a controversial mastectomy by a Solihull surgeon has spoken out on her ordeal after receiving a substantial payout after her cancer returned.Read
A patient died after his bowel was perforated following surgery at shamed Stafford Hospital, an inquest has heard.Read
Friends of a 15-year-old girl who died when she was struck by a train have claimed bullies are to blame for the death.Read
The Health Secretary has been called on to investigate whether a public consultation into downgrading a Midland maternity unit was flawed.Read
Health Correspondent Alison Dayani talks to a Birmingham GP tasked with spearheading the Government’s most far-reaching health reforms for 60 years.Read
As few as one in seven hospital workers in the West Midlands have had the swine flu jab – raising fears that wards could be brought to a standstill if virus rates soar.Read
A new £370million hospital for Birmingham and the Black Country is a step closer after getting approval for a Compulsory Purchase Order.Read
Alison Dayani gets a taste of revolutionary America as she travels to historic Boston on the east coast.Read
Patients at Birmingham’s showpiece new hospital have been hit with price rises of up to 50 per cent to watch bedside television.Read
Several women recalled to Solihull Hospital after breast cancer surgery by a leading surgeon are preparing to launch legal action, it has emerged.Read
A new strategy to try to solve severe bed-blocking, which is costing Birmingham City Council and the NHS millions of pounds, is to be launched.Read
Alison Dayani is Health Correspondent on the Birmingham Mail but also covers general news, features, music and theatre. As a trained video journalist, she provides footage of events and health stories for the website too.
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