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NHS checks 'should be done at shops and stadiums'

September 12, 2017 12:40 pm0 comments
NHS checks 'should be done at shops and stadiums'

Vital health checks should be carried out in shops and at football grounds to diagnose people at risk of heart attacks and strokes, NHS chiefs say. NHS England and Public Health England are urging the novel approach to get more people to come forward for the over-40s checks programme. Only […]

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Sarah Reed death: Mentally ill 'should not be assessed in prison'

August 13, 2017 3:52 am0 comments
Sarah Reed death: Mentally ill 'should not be assessed in prison'

The mother of a woman who killed herself while she was in prison has said mentally ill people should not be assessed in prison. Sarah Reed, 32, died in Holloway Prison, north London in February last year. She was waiting to be assessed to see if she was mentally fit […]

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Ketamine depression treatment 'should be rolled out'

April 6, 2017 8:21 am0 comments
Ketamine depression treatment 'should be rolled out'

Media playback is unsupported on your device Doctors trialling the use of ketamine to treat depression are calling for the treatment to be rolled out. Ketamine is licensed to be used as an anaesthetic but has a reputation as an illegal party drug. Writing in The Lancet Psychiatry, Dr Rupert […]

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Women 'should be told' sex of foetus in pregnancy scan

March 19, 2017 5:30 am0 comments
Women 'should be told' sex of foetus in pregnancy scan

Women should be told the sex of the foetus when they are scanned during pregnancy, a senior, retired obstetrician has said. Prof Wendy Savage told the Mail on Sunday it was “outrageous” some hospitals did not tell a woman the sex when it was “her body, her foetus”. She was […]

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Michael Barrymore 'should get £1 in arrest compensation'

December 21, 2016 12:20 pm0 comments
Michael Barrymore 'should get £1 in arrest compensation'

Entertainer Michael Barrymore wants £2.5m in damages from Essex Police for unlawful arrest but the force thinks he should get £1, a court heard. The former TV presenter is suing police over his 2007 arrest in connection with the death of a man at his Essex home. In court documents […]

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PC Paul Briggs: Life support treatment 'should stop'

December 20, 2016 12:50 pm0 comments
PC Paul Briggs: Life support treatment 'should stop'

Doctors should stop providing life-support treatment to a police officer who has been in a minimally conscious state since 2015, a judge has ruled. Paul Briggs, 43, suffered a brain injury in a crash on his way to work for Merseyside Police. His wife Lindsey had told the Court of […]

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Gene editing: Ethical issues 'should be discussed'

September 30, 2016 6:34 am0 comments
Gene editing: Ethical issues 'should be discussed'

Ethical questions around a new gene editing technology need to be considered now – even though its use may be some way off, experts say. The Nuffield Council for Bioethics was looking into CRISPR – a biological system for altering DNA. Scientists believe CRISPR could have radical effects on areas […]

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Celebrity injunction 'should be lifted'

April 18, 2016 5:22 am0 comments
Celebrity injunction 'should be lifted'

An injunction preventing the reporting in England and Wales of allegations about the private life of a celebrity has been lifted – but he still cannot be named pending a possible appeal. The Sun On Sunday had appealed the injunction, which prevented it from publishing allegations about the man’s extra-marital […]

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We Shall Overcome 'should be free'

April 14, 2016 6:56 pm0 comments
We Shall Overcome 'should be free'

A song that became an anthem of the US civil rights movement should be free for all to perform, say lawyers seeking to end its copyright protection. They claim the holders of the copyright are not entitled to charge for the use of We Shall Overcome, which was sung by […]

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New drugs 'should prevent disease'

December 4, 2015 11:54 pm0 comments
New drugs 'should prevent disease'

New medicines ‘should prevent not just treat disease’ By Adam Brimelow Health correspondent, BBC News 5 December 2015 From the section Health Image copyright Science Photo Library Leading doctors say the NHS must prepare for much greater use of medicines to prevent rather than just treat disease. The Academy of […]

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