5:00am Thursday 24th July 2014
With almost a quarter of children clinically obese, people in deprived areas dying nine years earlier than those in prosperous areas and sexually transmitted infections almost double the national average, Croydon has a lot of challenges, new health figures reveal.
12:40pm Thursday 17th July 2014
As temperatures look set to hit 30c today, the council has asked people to look out for their neighbours.
10:00am Thursday 17th July 2014
The Royal College of Surgeons of England said the policy, overseen by GP health commissioners, could affect patients' quality of life and even the outcome of future surgery.
2:51pm Wednesday 16th July 2014
The Government's public health service has issued a heatwave warning as temperatures creep towards the 30 degrees Celsius mark in London and Surrey this week.
11:21am Wednesday 16th July 2014
Remarks at a landmark moment in the re-development of Nelson Hospital site have led to a promise to consult Mitcham residents on similar plan.
12:10pm Tuesday 15th July 2014
A public question and answer session on the future of St Helier hospital and healthcare in the area will not be politically influenced, organisers have said.