Around one in 10 Aberdeen two-year-olds has yet to receive the MMR jab, according to newly-published NHS data.
A top Holyrood politician has accused the UK government of ignoring calls to engage with a task force which has been charged with tackling the nation's drugs crisis.
A 10-year-old boy whose life was saved when he received two transplants as a baby has encouraged others to consider signing up to donate their organs and tissue after death.
A new payment card is to be introduced by the Scottish Government to help low-income families with access to healthy food.
Drug deaths in the north and north east reached record levels last year, according to “shocking” new figures, which confirmed the highest-ever number of Scottish fatalities.
Public health minister Joe Fitzpatrick has admitted dental patients are suffering “completely unacceptable” waits for hospital treatment.
MSPs have overwhelmingly passed radical new proposals to increase the number of organs available for transplants.
A millionaire Dons director has been removed from Scotland's national sports agency after breaching gambling rules.