BBC News - Health NHS overcharged by millions for key drug, says watchdog 2017-11-21T18:32:26.000000000+00:00 A 6,000% price rise in an essential thyroid drug led the NHS to overpay, the UK competition body says. Minimum alcohol pricing in Scotland to start in May 2017-11-21T14:47:36.000000000+00:00 The move will raise the cost of the strongest, cheapest alcohol by setting a minimum price of 50p-per-unit. Automated checkouts 'miserable' for elderly shoppers 2017-11-21T14:15:30.000000000+00:00 "Intimidating" checkouts and a lack of seating are "shutting out" the elderly from shops, a charity says. Sussex Health Care: Men's legs broken in Beech Lodge care home 2017-11-21T08:54:20.000000000+00:00 The men's relatives say the cases are not part of the investigation into nine Sussex care homes. Kids v Cars 2017-11-21T02:02:09.000000000+00:00 How one woman championed a way to bring community spirit back to city streets and keep children fit. New scanner 'like 100 MRIs in one' developed in Aberdeen 2017-11-21T00:21:02.000000000+00:00 Patients in Scotland are the first in the world to be scanned with new magnetic resonance imaging equipment. NHS: The front-line nurses keeping patients out of hospital 2017-11-20T22:53:08.000000000+00:00 District nurses help keep patients out of hospital, but in England numbers have halved since 2010. South West Ambulance staff call for trust boss to resign 2017-11-20T20:26:52.000000000+00:00 An open letter from the GMB union claims staff are "struggling to maintain a crumbling service". Muckamore Abbey Hospital: Four staff members suspended 2017-11-20T18:42:56.000000000+00:00 Four staff members are suspended from an Antrim hospital as police investigate claims of ill-treatment. Care at home 2017-11-20T17:07:41.000000000+00:00 There are not enough qualified professionals to do this job, says the Royal College of Nursing.