28th May 2015
Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust has upgraded its desktop in preparation for the roll-out of Cerner Millennium.digitalhealth
A study suggests GPs in the UK are slower than other countries to refer patients.BBC News
The European Food Safety Authority warn that more than five espressos worth of caffeine a day could be damaging to health.BBC News
Labour peer to reintroduce bill to make assisted dying legal in England and Wales.OnMedica
27th May 2015
Just one year after committing to provide NHS 111 service, South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust pulls out of contracts in the south west.
Researchers say a modified herpes virus can help fight cancer.BBC News
Web GP is expected to reach two million patients.digitalhealth
26th May 2015
Scientists say heart failure victims should be screened for depression and offered counselling.
Researchers say eye tests on more than 5,800 children did not show any differences in vision of those with dyslexia.BBC News
NHS trusts in England reported a total deficit of £822m compared to £115m in the previous year.BBC News
Research suggests being overweight in adolescence is linked to greater risk of bowel cancer later in life.BBC News