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A new Diabetes UK review into diabetes inpatient care during COVID-19 has revealed that disruption to inpatient diabetes services created positive environments and opportunities...
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Data released today as part of the BMA’s latest survey of doctors during the pandemic reveals significant levels of long-term COVID-19 symptoms in patients...
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The AHSN Network of 15 Academic Health Science Networks in England has launched the national ‘Atrial Fibrillation Toolkit’ (www.aftoolkit.co.uk) to address barriers to stroke...
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Millions of rapid coronavirus tests will be rolled out to hospitals, care homes and labs across the UK to increase testing capacity ahead of...
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Deborah Evans, Managing Director of Pharmacy Complete, looks at the instruction to stay at home, GP surgeries closing their doors and consumers rethinking how...
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New study into link between IBD and colorectal cancers

In a new study, researchers have compared diseased colon tissue with healthy tissue to better understand how IBD is linked to an increased risk of...
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Bridging the gap in heart failure awareness

The World Heart Federation (WHF) and AstraZeneca have published a new Heart Failure Gap Report bridging the gap in heart failure awareness. While heart failure...

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