According to a survey, sharing doctors’ clinical notes with patients is an effective, relatively low-cost, low-touch intervention.
Alternatives to prescription drugs for insomnia offer better, safer and more long-lasting solutions, experts say.
A large percentage of paediatric asthma case could be avoided if childhood obesity was taken out of the equation.
Sometimes appearances, or statistics, can be deceiving.
‘When people reduce their consumption of red meat and add other sources of protein, they have a lower risk of mortality.’
They don’t call it hardcore for nothing.
Cosmetic products such as perfume, nail polish and shampoo help us feel and look good. But in the wrong hands — especially those of the very young — these products can be harmful, or even deadly. More than 64,000 kids younger than 5 years old had a cosmetic-related injury between 2002 and 2016, according to estimates in a study published Monday in the journal Clinical Pediatrics.
Mental health trust staff do not always read a patient’s notes before seeing them, says a coroner.
Technology is making it possible to tailor treatments to ever smaller groups of patients.
It will provide a simpler way for people to raise issues about the NHS and social care, it is claimed.
Morven-May MacCallum speaks out as GPs are urged to be vigilant about the infection spread by ticks.
A recent review has revealed the experience of many men, who are victims of domestic abuse, is similar to those of women.
After years of public outrage, some bipartisan solutions are emerging. But whether they will make it through a divided Washington is still unclear.