Shelves of drugs showing 5 Year antimicrobial resistance plan

UK 5 Year antimicrobial resistance plan

The UK's plan outlines their contribution to containing and controlling antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in health, animals, the environment and the food chain. The UK government...
Cancer research to tackle Cancer Research UK is funding three major new international research initiatives on the microbiome, chronic inflammation and why some cancers are specific to certain tissues and not others to tackle global cancer challenges.

Cancer Research UK tackles global cancer challenges with new funding

Cancer Research UK is funding three major new international research initiatives on the microbiome, chronic inflammation and why some cancers are specific to certain...
Digital CBT for children with mild depression approved by NIC

NICE recommends digital CBT for children with mild depression

NICE has recommended digital CBT for children and young people with mild depression as a first-line treatment. Digital cognitive behavioural therapy is delivered on mobile phones,...
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The launch of GP Connect kicks off in Leeds

NHS Digital has taken a major step on the road to ensuring clinicians have access to patients’ GP records right across Leeds with the...
Phase 3 RELAY study of CYRAMZA® met primary endpoint of PFS

Asthma UK: There are more than 10 million asthma attacks each year

Every three seconds someone in the UK could be having a potentially life-threatening asthma attack, according to new research from Asthma UK. The new analysis,...
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NICE: Procedure could make more livers viable for transplant

A procedure assessed by NICE has been hailed as an “exciting development” in increasing the number of livers viable for transplant.  A perfusion machine can...
Outdated mental health commissioning contracts are failing services

Outdated mental health commissioning contracts are failing services

A new report reveals that outdated mental health commissioning contracts are failing UK mental health services. The report published by the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of...
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New measles and rubella elimination strategy launched

Public Health England has published a new measles and rubella elimination strategy. It makes recommendations on the steps needed to maintain the UK’s elimination status...
Biodose software system launch

New Biodose software system launch

Dosecare, the medication management company, has announced it has developed new software for Biodose customers. Dosecare, which is owned by Issa Group, a family-owned business...
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Initial response to the Long Term Plan

Sector response to the Long Term Plan has now been published and it has been welcomed in the main, though cautiously by some. The NHS...

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The winners of the Joint Working Pf Award 2018, Senior Coloplast Care Nurse Ruth Christer and NHS Partnership Manager, Coloplast, Jonathan Walker, on the...
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The ‘Podiatry and Atrial Fibrillation – Save a life, stop a stroke’ webinar was created to improve the detection and management of atrial fibrillation,...
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Samsung Bioepis announces three-year follow-up data for biosimilar ONTRUZANT® (trastuzumab)

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How is the use of genomics data enhancing our medical understanding and what does this mean for the future of precision medicine? Genomics is one of...
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