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The case against Dry January
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Pros and cons

The case against Dry January

A New Year detox has become an annual tradition but may prove trickier as the Covid crisis takes its toll
28 Dec 2020
Plans for patients to access their GP records via smartphone
A doctor
In Brief

Plans for patients to access their GP records via smartphone

Health Secretary wants one in four smartphone users to be able to link up directly with the NHS by 2017
3 Sep 2015
E-cigarettes 'should be prescribed on the NHS'
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In Brief

E-cigarettes 'should be prescribed on the NHS'

Public Health England says vaping is 95% less harmful than smoking and could save thousands of lives
19 Aug 2015
Are Jeremy Hunt's new medics just 'doctors on the cheap'?
NHS physician
In Depth

Are Jeremy Hunt's new medics just 'doctors on the cheap'?

Government to increase the number of physician Associates, who only need two years of training
22 Aug 2014
NHS: £10-a-month membership fee for patients?
NHS
In Brief

NHS: £10-a-month membership fee for patients?

Former Labour health minister Lord Warner claims member scheme could secure £2bn a year for NHS
31 Mar 2014
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