Mother of two, 38, died of rare cancer normally linked to asbestos

Mother-of-two, 38, mysteriously died of asbestos-related cancer after undergoing radiotherapy, inquest hears Alana Shaw, 38, responded well to 2013 treatment for carcinoma of the cervix  Last year she felt discomfort while out on a run and decided to seek medical help Early scans did not find cancer, but later tests showed a rare mesothelioma She was admitted to hospital on […]

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Patient, 21, died after calling 999 from hospital bed when 'staff refused him oxygen'

A 21-YEAR-OLD died after calling 999 while in hospital because nursing staff refused his request for oxygen, an inquest has heard. Doctors say the football stats analyst, who who was in hospital for sepsis which triggered a sickle cell crisis, most likely would have survived had he been given the right treatment. Evan Nathan Smith had gone to North Middlesex […]

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Nurse, 28, died from Covid less than a week after giving birth at hospital where she worked

A NURSE died with Covid less than a week after giving birth at the hospital where she worked. Mary Agyapong, 28, spent at least the last week of her life with the virus – a diagnosis initially dismissed by medics, despite her collapsing at home and suffering acute breathing difficulties. 🦠 Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates… […]

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Grandmother died after she was attacked by a herd of stampeding cows

Grandmother, 61, was killed by stampeding cows that attacked her and grandchildren during country walk in Northumberland Marian Clode, 61, was killed by herd of stampeding cows, an inquest heard   She was on a country walk in Belford with her family when incident happened Mrs Clode was airlifted to the Royal Victoria Infirmary where she later died  A grandmother died […]

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