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National Heroes Service: GPs Told ‘Our Veterans Need You’

NHS chiefs have urged family doctors to enlist in a scheme improving care for thousands of armed forces veterans and their families. GPs and their teams have been sent a comprehensive package of...
2 days 4 hours ago

NHS England to fund first ever treatment for children with rare muscle-wasting condition

NHS England will provide a promising new treatment which can prolong the lives of children with a rare genetic condition after negotiating a deal with the manufacturer. Nusinersen, also called...
6 days 14 hours ago

NHS funds tech to protect prostate cancer patients during radiation treatment

An innovation that can reduce the side-effects of radiotherapy for prostate cancer patients by over 70 per cent will be rolled out across the NHS, as part of the Long Term Plan to put cutting-edge...
1 week 1 day ago

Army of NHS experts brought in to care homes to tackle over-medication

An army of experts have been recruited by NHS England to help prevent care home residents being given too many medicines as part of a package of measures to improve older people’s health and...
1 week 4 days ago

NHS England strikes deal to make innovative Multiple Sclerosis drug available, paving the way for NICE recommendation

Patients with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) will have routine access to a drug that can slow disability under a deal struck between NHS England and the manufacturer Roche, paving the way for its approval...
1 week 5 days ago