The British Medical Association
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The BMA has written to health secretary Jeremy Hunt to restate the firm commitment of junior doctors to resol...
By Jennifer Trueland 26 February 2016
The BMA in Scotland and other campaigners are calling on politicians to pledge action to prot...
Tags: Scotland, alcohol
By Tim Tonkin 4 February 2016
Government and society need to do more to address attitudes to alcohol and drinking during pr...
By Jennifer Trueland 1 February 2016
Scottish courts have agreed to accept further evidence before making the final decision over whethe...
Tags: minimum unit pricing, alcohol
23 December 2015
A ruling that minimum unit pricing for alcohol would not breach European law has been welcomed by t...
Tags: minimum unit pricing, scotland, alcohol
15 September 2015
BMA Scotland council chair Peter Bennie answers your questions
As autumn begins to bite, how ...
Tags: Scotland, NHS, recruitment, alcohol, contracts
10 September 2015
BMA council chair Mark Porter answers your questions
How are you supporting the BMA’s work o...
Tags: pay, contracts, alcohol
3 September 2015
Setting a minimum unit price for alcohol would be legal on public health grounds only if there ...
11 June 2015
The BMA wants coordinated action on alcohol after leading health organisations criticised the Europe...
8 May 2015
Evidence backing MUP (minimum unit price) for alcohol in Scotland has been put before judges in Euro...
Tags: minimum pricing, alcohol
30 April 2015
A proposed alcohol strategy to tackle health harm in Europe could include better drinks labelling.
Tags: alcohol, europe
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