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zaterdag 28 oktober 2017

NHS targets super-sized chocolate bars in battle against obesity, diabetes and tooth-decay

NHS targets super-sized chocolate bars in battle against obesity, diabetes and tooth-decay
Hospitals have been ordered to take super-size chocolate bars and "grab bags" of sugary snacks off of the shelves in the latest step of the NHS plan to fight obesity, diabetes and tooth-decay. NHS England chief executive Simon Stevens has announced a 250 calorie limit on confectionary sold in hospital canteens, stores, vending machines and […]
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New technology, earlier diagnosis and better coordination of care in cancer
The NHS is on-track to transform cancer services in England by 2020/21 according to a report published today by NHS England's National Cancer Programme. The report details the investment the NHS is making in cancer transformation, including £130m over the period 2016/18 in new and upgraded radiotherapy equipment and £200m over the next two years […]
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What does becoming a multispecialty community provider mean for GPs?
New models of care are destined to transform health and care for patients – but what does that mean for GPs in an area considering a new way of working and what impact does this have on patients and practice teams. A series of short films have been produced to help GPs learn more about […]
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