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​Alzheimer Scotland has called for changes to dementia care procedures after a report revealed a series of failings in the current system

Council pulls funding on charity-run employment service

Requests for help to Samaritans hit a five-year-high last year as its volunteer numbers reached a 10-year peak

A new campaign is urging the Scottish Medicines Consortium to approve a life-extending treatment for breast cancer despite the cost

​Decision on charity's funding delayed until June

​Broadcaster and dementia charity founder Sally Magnusson has revealed the five songs on her playlist for life

A ​new report reveals the makeup of families is changing and services are not adapting alongside

Stephen Sutton has changed the face of fundraising

A new centre for research into the causes and treatments for asthma in Edinburgh is to ensure new treatments reach patients in a third of the time