Friday, 24 May 2019

Charities announce asthma collaboration

LifeArc, a medical research charity, has signed an agreement to review Asthma UK's research portfolio, aiming to identify promising projects and results which are most...

Action needed to stop takeaway temptation harming kids’ diets

Fast food takeaways should be prevented from setting up business near to schools in Wales, according to a major new poll by Cancer Research...

Blackburn care home achieves Outstanding rating after latest CQC inspection

The Care Quality Commission has rated the care being provided at Eachstep Blackburn, operated by Community Integrated Care, to be Outstanding following an inspection...

Cancer doctor shortage ‘will impact patients’, says Royal College

A shortage of cancer doctors in the NHS is likely to impact patients, according to a new report. The study, from the Royal College of Radiologists...

Pioneering Dementia Advice Centre launched in Newcastle

In a bid to ensure effective, coordinated, community-based support for people who have been diagnosed with dementia, a pioneering dementia-specific advice centre has opened...

Health secretary urges national debate on ethics of genomic medicine

The Health Secretary Matt Hancock has urged a national debate on the ethics around genomic medicine, as he revealed that he has recently undergone...

NHS England boosts funding for children’s hospices

TOGETHER for Short Lives has welcomed the announcement that NHS England is increasing the vital children’s hospice grant from £11million to £25million, better enabling lifeline hospices to support some of England’s...

New analysis highlights ‘deeply flawed assumptions’ behind Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill

New analysis of the Mental Capacity (Amendment) Bill identifies problematic assumptions that could lead to badly implemented law. The analysis of the government's impact assessment...

Long-term plan for NHS in England ‘a significant and welcome step’

NHS England today launched its ten-year plan for the health service, which included a number of significant measures in the fight against heart and...

Concern after football player continues despite being knocked unconscious

A charity has expressed deep concern after Newcastle United defender Fabian Schar was knocked unconscious in a game for his national team. Switzerland international, Schar,...
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