Hospital admissions linked to cannabis use have nearly doubled in the last three years in NHS Grampian.
NHS Grampian had the highest number of patients who died waiting to be discharged from hospital in Scotland last year.
A lack of nurses has seen a total of 13 routine operations postponed since the start of the year at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.
More than 175 NHS Grampian staff have been suspended for issues including bullying and drinking alcohol while working in the last four years.
A businesswoman who broke her back in a horse-riding accident has set up a charity to support people with "invisible" spinal conditions.
The number of alcohol-related hospital stays in Grampian is currently at its lowest rate for 15 years.
The stars of Aberdeen FC have delivered a dose of Yuletide delight to young fans who are facing Christmas in hospital.
More than 700 operations at NHS Grampian have been cancelled this year so far, due to lack of beds, staff and clean equipment.
Households in the North-east of Scotland will continue to benefit from free personal care, free prescriptions and public service workers from a modest pay increase.
More than one million working hours at NHS Grampian were covered by bank or agency nurses last year, the highest number ever recorded by the health board.
MORE than 2,000 people in Grampian will be diagnosed with dementia in 2020 as diagnosis rates rise, according to a new report.
Bowel cancer detection rates in the North-east could be poised to improve, with the Scottish Government announcing plans to roll out a new screening test.
A leading heart charity plans to step up its work with NHS Grampian after it was revealed cardiac patients in the North-east are facing a 40-week wait for treatment.
Access to vital breast cancer services in the North-east is expected to "gradually improve", according to NHS Grampian.
A deal has been struck to provide the North-east with new health centres.
A former nurse has hit out at NHS Grampian waiting times - after buying his own coffin fearing he won't live long enough to see a consultant.
Around two thirds of North-east children and adolescents needing to access NHS Grampian mental health services are waiting longer than the 18-week target.
A North-east MSP has raised concerns over the number of operations cancelled for capacity or non-clinical reasons by NHS Grampian.
A North-east MP has written to the chief executive of NHS Grampian following the decision to scrap clinic checks for babies and toddlers across the region.
More than a quarter of primary one children in the North-east suffer from tooth decay, despite a national oral health programme.
Many organ donors joining the register are missing a vital step, leaving almost half unable to help transplant patients, it has been claimed.
Stillbirths in NHS Grampian are at their lowest ever rate, following a drive to improve staff and patient awareness.
Smokers who light up near North-east hospitals will face a fixed penalty fine of £50 from next year.
A major shift in how hospital outpatient care is delivered has been announced in an effort to improve referral waiting times at health boards including NHS Grampian.
A new sexual health clinic for bisexual and gay men was set to launch in Aberdeen today.
An MSP has given his backing to a parent-led petition trying to save a children's drop-in clinic.
A patient survey has revealed the biggest problems with North-east GP practices.
Clinic checks for babies and young children across the North-east are to be scrapped, in favour of home visits by a health visitor.
Health bosses have objected to plans for a Marks & Spencer in Aberdeen to sell alcohol, claiming it could lead to more people drinking in the area.
The “ambitious” overhaul of NHS Grampian’s maternity facilities has been revealed.