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The full extent of the pressure on the NHS is not being recognised by the Government, MPs have warned.
31 October 2016
Public health campaigners have called on the Scotch Whisky Association to drop its ‘ill-judged and damaging’ legal action to try to scupper minimum unit pricing in Scotland.
28 October 2016
Doctors are showing ‘unmistakable’ signs of distress in a profession now in a ‘state of unease’.
GPs in Belfast have overwhelmingly backed plans threatening mass resignation following a crisis meeting.
Doctors have called for a realistic debate on the future of the NHS in Scotland following a stark warning from auditors.
Doctors need support with their own health and well-being so that they can continue to provide the best possible care for patients.
Trusts are set to miss a £500m savings target set by the Government, on charges claimed back from overseas patients, a report has found.
Of the £2.1bn earmarked by health secretary Jeremy Hunt for the ‘sustainability and transformation fund’ this year, just £300m is left to transform health services.
27 October 2016
MEPs have voted to impose an EU-wide limit on the amount of industrial trans-fats in food.
Doctors say the ‘climate of fear’ in the NHS must end after yet another survey found evidence of bullying and harassment in the workplace.
26 October 2016
MPs have written to the Government urging it to give the NHS the extra £350m a week promised by Brexit campaigners.
Doctors and patients should have honest and open discussions over types of treatment, to reduce unnecessary procedures.