Vitamania: should we all be popping vitamin pills? – Science Weekly podcast
With almost half of British adults taking a daily vitamin,Graihagh Jackson and guests examine our love of supplements - including recent announcments about fortifying flour with folic acidAlmost half of adults in Britain take vitamins every day and wespend more on supplements than painkillers. This spring, the government will discuss whether to fortify flour with folic acid. The aim of the proposal is to prevent birth defects such as spina bifida by increasing folate intake in pregnant women.Graihagh Jackson looks atthe history of vitamins withDr Salim Al-Gailanifrom the University of Cambridge, discusses the forthcoming g...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 22, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Presented and produced by Graihagh Jackson Tags: Food science Diets and dieting Health & wellbeing Source Type: news

China birth rates fall in several regions in 2018: China Daily
China's birth rate in several regions, including the capital Beijing, fell again in 2018, the official China Daily said on Friday, despite government efforts to encourage couples to have more children. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - March 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Six Killed in Explosion at Chemical Plant in China
BEIJING (AP) — A chemical plant explosion Thursday in eastern China has killed six people and left 30 badly injured. The blast occurred at an industrial park, the city government of Yancheng in Jiangsu province said. A statement on its official social media account said the explosion originated at the Tianjiayi Chemical production facility and its cause was under investigation. Nearly 400 personnel and 86 fire trucks were dispatched to the scene, the statement said. A video posted on state broadcaster CCTV's website shows huge plumes of smoke spewing from a factory building and spreading over the area. Windows and ga...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - March 21, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: International News Source Type: news

Three more batches of blood pressure drugs are recalled by UK officials
UK Government agency the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency today issued a warning about losartan pills made by the company Accord. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘Massive and protracted’ humanitarian crisis in DR Congo can be ‘beaten back’ if donors step up
“Urgent and sustained funding” for a Government-led response to what is now a “massive and protracted” humanitarian crisis across the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is required, said the head of the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the UN relief chief on Thursday. (Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security)
Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security - March 21, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Senegal ’s New eLearning Platform Helps Prevent Service Disruptions as Health Workers Train
By Moussa Dia, Technical advisor for health systems performance, IntraHealth InternationalMarch 21, 2019Unlike other online platforms, it covers several areas of care and is useful for all types of health workers.en fran çaisMaty* is the only nurse in her remote village in Senegal. When she travels to the health district for training —which she must do frequently—it means there are no qualified medical personnel in her village to care for pregnant women, deliver babies, treat sicknesses, or respond to medical emergencies.If she ’s gone and her clients need help, they must either wait or go to ano...
Source: IntraHealth International - March 21, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: mnathe Tags: Neema Digital Health Mobile Technology Education & Performance eLearning Management and Performance Nurses Senegal Source Type: news

Half of midwifery units too stretched to cope with rise in students
More than half of midwifery chiefs believe their services are too stretched to support the rise in student midwives promised by the government, a new survey has revealed. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - March 21, 2019 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

She Owed $227,000 in Medical Bills —Even With Insurance. Here’s What it Took to Pay Them
The first surprise was the massive heart attack, which struck as Debbie Moehnke waited in a Vancouver, Wash., medical clinic last summer. “She had an appointment because her feet were swollen real bad,” said Larry Moehnke, her husband. “But she got in there and it was like, ‘I can’t breathe, I can’t breathe!’” Her life suddenly at risk, the 59-year-old was rushed by ambulance, first to a local hospital, where she was stabilized, and then, the next day, to Oregon Health & Science University across the river in Portland for urgent cardiac care. That meant heart bypass surge...
Source: TIME: Health - March 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: JoNel Aleccia / Kaiser Health News Tags: Uncategorized medicine Source Type: news

Proper investment in wages and apprenticeships will help ease NHS staffing crisis, says UNISON
Commenting on the report on the NHS and care workforce published by the Nuffield Trust, the King’s Fund and the Health Foundation today (Thursday), UNISON head of health Sara Gorton said: “Unless real efforts are made to attract new recruits and stop experienced health workers from leaving, today’s staffing gap problems will still be felt across the entire NHS for years to come. “Pay and better training are key. Last year’s three-year deal has started to make a real difference but the investment behind it cannot be a one-off. Future governments will need to k...
Source: UNISON Health care news - March 21, 2019 Category: UK Health Authors: Anthony Barnes Tags: News Press release Apprenticeship Levy apprenticeships NHS staff Sara Gorton social care Source Type: news

Kenya: Medics Probe Kenya-Cuba Doctors Exchange Scheme
[Nation] The government has sent a team of experts to Cuba to assess a doctors exchange programme and document the challenges trainees in the Caribbean island are facing. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 21, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Govt to Decriminalise HIV Transmission
[The Herald] Government is set to repeal a legal provision that criminalises transmission of HIV/AIDS to a partner in order to keep abreast with international standards, Parliament heard yesterday. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - March 21, 2019 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Zimbabwe: Govt to Decriminalise Wilful Transmission of HIV - Minister Ziyambi
[New Zimbabwe] Justice Minister Ziyambi Ziyambi has revealed plans by government to repeal clauses in the Sexual Offences Act which criminalise the deliberate transmitting of HIV by positive sexual partners. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - March 21, 2019 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Rwanda: World Oral Health Day - Call to Prevent Dental Diseases
[New Times] The government has urged Rwandans to focus on preventing oral diseases rather than waiting for treatment when they fall sick. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 21, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Back to nature: Palm oil plantations are being turned back into protected rainforest
(Forschungsverbund Berlin) Scientists in collaboration with Borneo's forestry authorities want to turn palm oil plantations into rainforests. Lessons learned from this project can then be used as a blueprint for future reforestation projects. The pilot project will be led by the Rhino and Forest Fund (RFF). At the Heart-of-Borneo Conference, the RFF will receive an award from the Malaysian government of Sabah for its achievements to date. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - March 21, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Warning over budget cuts as health visitor numbers plummet
The government must reverse cuts to council ’s public health budgets in the forthcoming spending review to help address a fall in the number of children’s health visitors and protect young infants, the Local Government Association has warned. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - March 21, 2019 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Lessons from independent care provider investigations
The Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman has published a good practice guide for adult social care providers improve their services. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - March 21, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

The USDA Forced Kittens to Become Cannibals for Research, Watchdog Report Says
A shocking watchdog report alleges that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) spent $22.5 million conducting “unnecessary and unjustifiable” research that involved killing cats and forcing “kitten cannibalism,” among other unsavory practices. The report — from the non-profit White Coat Waste Project, which opposes animal testing by the government, and former USDA scientist Jim Keen — says a large chunk of this research relates to toxoplasmosis, an illness spread by exposure to the Toxoplasma gondii parasite. As recently as 2015, the report says, the USDA purchased and killed cats and...
Source: TIME: Science - March 20, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized onetime Research Source Type: news

The USDA Forced Kittens to Become Cannibals for Research, Watchdog Report Says
A shocking watchdog report alleges that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) spent $22.5 million conducting “unnecessary and unjustifiable” research that involved killing cats and forcing “kitten cannibalism,” among other unsavory practices. The report — from the non-profit White Coat Waste Project, which opposes animal testing by the government, and former USDA scientist Jim Keen — says a large chunk of this research relates to toxoplasmosis, an illness spread by exposure to the Toxoplasma gondii parasite. As recently as 2015, the report says, the USDA purchased and killed cats and...
Source: TIME: Health - March 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized onetime Research Source Type: news

Saskatchewan Budget 2019: Government to create provincial organ donation registry
The Government of Saskatchewan has pledged $558,000 for the creation of a provincial donor registry in its budget.  (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - March 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Saskatchewan Source Type: news

Government authorities begin PROSECUTING Internet users who shared the New Zealand mosque attack video
(Natural News) In the wake of New Zealand’s deadliest day and the most horrific act of domestic terrorism ever committed there, authorities are working in overdrive in their attempt to piece together what happened. The process, however, is beginning to look a lot like an effort to bury some of the most damning evidence, perhaps... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Elizabeth Warren claims housing should be a "basic human right" in latest escalation of the all-powerful government that takes from society's producers to give handouts to voters
(Natural News) Elizabeth Warren has thrown her hat into the 2020 presidential election, and she is already pandering to voters with promises of reparations and housing as a “human right.” It is no secret that the housing market has blown out of proportion, but how involved the government should be remains up for debate. Under... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cervical screening return to NHS is welcome, says UNISON
Reacting to the announcement at today’s Public Accounts Committee hearing that the NHS is bringing the cervical screening service back in-house, UNISON head of health Sara Gorton said: “We’re pleased to see the service returning to the NHS, but it should not have been privatised in the first place. “It can be difficult enough to encourage young women to be tested and that becomes even harder when they have no confidence in the results due to this appalling failure. “This was about saving money, yet extra cash had to be found to clear up the mistakes. “Screening servic...
Source: UNISON Health care news - March 20, 2019 Category: UK Health Authors: Anthony Barnes Tags: Press release Source Type: news

Canada readies huge investment in TRIUMF
The Canadian government is set to commit its largest single investment to date...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Canada to fund new medical isotope facility Canadian group succeeds with cyclotron-produced Tc-99m Canadian group reaches milestone on Tc-99m project Univ. of Alberta opens technetium-99m facility SNM: Tc-99m can be produced in cyclotron (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 20, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Revealed: Government instructs trusts to withhold Brexit impact assessments
The Department of Health and Social Care has told trusts to withhold their Brexit self-assessments from the press and public because publishing the details could “put public wellbeing at risk”, HSJ can reveal. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - March 20, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Kenya: With Photos, Kenyans Say #WeCannotIgnore 1 Million Hungry People
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Nairobi -Prominent Kenyans shared pictures of drought-hit communities on Twitter on Tuesday, calling for greater government action to end a hunger crisis which has left 1 million people short of food. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 20, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Kale Is One of the Most Contaminated Vegetables You Can Buy. Here ’s Why
Each year, the Environmental Working Group (EWG) publishes its Dirty Dozen list, which ranks the 12 pieces of produce that contain the highest amounts of pesticide residues. This year, one of the dirtiest fruits and vegetables turns out to be kale, occupying the third spot on the EWG’s list of most contaminated. Strawberries top the list, followed by spinach. (The full 2019 Dirty Dozen list, ranked from most contaminated to least, include strawberries, spinach, kale, nectarines, apples, grapes, peaches, cherries, pears, tomatoes, celery and potatoes.) The list is compiled from the results of regular testing done by t...
Source: TIME: Health - March 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition Source Type: news

Just 10 Minutes of Exercise a Week May Be Enough to Extend Your Life, Study Says
Exercising for just 10 minutes a week is linked to a longer life, according to a new study published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine. Several recent studies have found that even low-intensity exercise, done for a short amount of time, can have a meaningful impact on health. Still, the idea that exercising for 10 minutes a week — less time than it takes to watch a TV show, do a load of laundry or make a pot of pasta — may be enough to increase your lifespan is novel. It’s also somewhat controversial, since the federal physical activity guidelines recommend getting at least 75 minutes of vigorous ...
Source: TIME: Health - March 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Exercise/Fitness Source Type: news

No Babies in Parliament, Danish Lawmaker Is Told
A century of Danish advances for women met a barrier when a legislator was told by another female lawmaker that her baby had no place in Parliament, setting off a debate about gender politics. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - March 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: MARTIN SELSOE SORENSEN Tags: Denmark Work-Life Balance Politics and Government Parenting Kjaersgaard, Pia Mette Abildgaard Babies and Infants Legislatures and Parliaments Source Type: news

Nigeria: Edo Gets New Lassa Fever Treatment Centre, Spends N100m On Equipment
[Premium Times] The Edo State Government says it has established a new Lassa fever treatment centre in Benin City, the state capital, to make treatment of the disease more accessible to the people. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 20, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Medicinal cannabis 'has opened a Pandora's box of people thinking it's a miracle cure'
Dame Sally Davies, the Government's chief medical adviser, said there are no shortcuts for prescribing cannabis-based drugs and pharmaceutical companies must do clinical trials. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - March 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Report: "Hoarding Response Teams" being activated in Canada to locate and eliminate "hoarding" of supplies
(Natural News) Government overreach in Canada is ratcheting up yet again, as nanny state officials there are now creating so-called “Hoarding Action Response Teams” (H.A.R.T.), which threaten to basically sic S.W.A.T. teams on people who choose to stock up on emergency supplies for worst-case scenario situations. The claim by the city of Vancouver, where the... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nigeria: Avon HMO Partners Lagos On Healthcare
[This Day] The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Avon Healthcare Limited, a Health Maintenance Company (HMO), Adesimbo Ukiri, has commended the Lagos State Government for partnering with privately owned HMOs to administer the recently launched Lagos Health Insurance Scheme. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 20, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Donald Trump is using Stalinist techniques against climate science | Michael Mann and Bob Ward
A panel to promote an alternative explanation for climate change would be disastrous. Yet that ’s what White House officials wantAmericans should not be fooled by the Stalinist tactics being used by the White House to try to discredit the findings of mainstream climate science.The Trump administration has alreadypurged information about climate change from government websites,gagged federal experts and attempted toend funding for climate change programmes.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 20, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Michael Mann and Bob Ward Tags: Climate change Trump administration Science US politics Source Type: news

States Seek Financial Relief for Family Caregivers
Lawmakers in California and at least seven other states want to provide state income tax credits for families that need help with home caregiving. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - March 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: SAMANTHA YOUNG, KAISER HEALTH NEWS Tags: Politics and Government State Legislatures Alzheimer's Disease Elderly Law and Legislation Home Health Care Health Insurance and Managed Care Source Type: news

Some US Muslims identify less as Americans due to negative media coverage
(University of Michigan) Negative media portrayals of Muslim Americans can have adverse effects on how they view themselves as citizens and their trust in the US government. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - March 20, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

BMA sees hope for rebuild of general practice
But more investment needed in people and IT – and 'no practice must be bullied into joining ICP' Related items fromOnMedica GPs welcome 'biggest reform to services in 15 years' Partnership best model for delivering what GPs and patients want GP numbers have fallen by 1,340 in just two years Over half of GPs plan to leave within five years GPs warn government: fund service properly or it will collapse (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - March 20, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

GPs demand defence of Northern Ireland health service from Brexit
UK government must mitigate Brexit effects on Northern Ireland ’s health service, say UK GPs Related items fromOnMedica GPs welcome 'biggest reform to services in 15 years' Over half of GPs plan to leave within five years Partnership best model for delivering what GPs and patients want GPs warn government: fund service properly or it will collapse GP numbers have fallen by 1,340 in just two years (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - March 20, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

California marijuana growers face industry extinction event as government incompetence stands poised to destroy the entire legal cannabis industry
(Natural News) When the cannabis industry took off in California, thousands of cannabis growers had to seek a temporary license. In essence, marijuana growers had to give up their rights and register with the government in order to become “legal.” The state granted cannabis growers the privilege to mass produce marijuana; cannabis growers became licensees... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Most new HIV cases are transmitted by the undiagnosed or untreated
New government data shows 80 percent of new infections come from people who either don't know they are infected or are not being treated (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - March 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Climate Change Also Affects Mental Health in Mexico
Tourists cool off from high temperatures on the beach at the archaeological site of Tulum, in the southeastern Yucatan peninsula, an area of Mexico highly vulnerable to climate change. Powerful hurricanes, storms, drought, heat waves and rising sea levels are climate change effects that impact the mental health of the country's population. Credit: Emilio Godoy/IPSBy Emilio GodoyMEXICO CITY, Mar 19 2019 (IPS) Minerva Montes lost her home on Holbox Island in 2005 when Hurricane Wilma hit the Yucatan Peninsula in southeastern Mexico. Rebuilding her home was quicker and easier than overcoming the psychological aftermath of the...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - March 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Emilio Godoy Tags: Climate Change Development & Aid Editors' Choice Environment Featured Headlines Health Latin America & the Caribbean Population Regional Categories Source Type: news

New Chair of Frontline Health Workers Coalition Encourages Focus on Women ’s Empowerment, Economic Growth
March 19, 2019Kate Greene of Abt Associates is the newest chair of theFrontline Health Workers Coalition’s member-led steering committee.IntraHealth International has led the coalition ’s secretariat since 2012.Greene, a health workforce specialist with a strong history of policy and advocacy work, will build on the coalition ’s years of work to urge greater and more strategic US investment in frontline health workers around the world and solidify global policies that support these workers to provide high-quality health services to every community.“We are now seeing the importance of frontline healt...
Source: IntraHealth International - March 19, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: cbishopp Tags: Policy & Advocacy Source Type: news

New report: Using march-in authority would jeopardize U.S. innovation
In 1980, Congress passed the Small Business Patent Procedures Act, better known as the Bayh-Dole Act, which created a uniform framework for transferring government-funded research into useful commercial products. The law allows and encourages universities that receive government funding for basic research to patent their discoveries and then license them to others to help fuel the development of innovative products. The law ’s impact has been far reaching — bolstering the economy and positioning the U.S. as a leader in technology transfer, that other countries now seek to emulate. Between 1996 and 2015 alone, t...
Source: The Catalyst - March 19, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tom Wilbur Tags: Research and Development Intellectual Property Source Type: news

CDC: 40% with HIV Cause 80% of New Infections
A new government program hopes to address the urgent needs by getting more people tested for HIV and boosting treatment rates. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - March 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study shows catheter ablation for Afib significantly boosts quality of life
Patients who had catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation (Afib) had fewer symptoms, a significant long-term improvement in quality of life and fewer recurrences and hospitalizations than those who received drug therapy alone, according to a government-funded study. The same study showed that catheter ablation appeared no more effective than drugs in preventing strokes, deaths, and other complications. Get the full story on our sister site, Medical Design & Outsourcing. The post Study shows catheter ablation for Afib significantly boosts quality of life appeared first on MassDevice. (Source: Mass Device)
Source: Mass Device - March 19, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Nancy Crotti Tags: Blog Catheters Clinical Trials News Well Mayo Clinic National Institutes of Health (NIH) Source Type: news

Uganda: Doctors Opposed to Lubowa Hospital Project
[Observer] Ugandan doctors have expressed dismay at government's move to offer support to a private investor to construct a specialised hospital at the expense of neglecting local hospitals. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 19, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

One-third of uninsured can't afford to take drugs as prescribed
One-third of uninsured Americans did not take their medicine as prescribed to try to lower their costs, a new government report found. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - March 19, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Uganda: Ugandan Doctors Oppose Lubowa Hospital Project
[Monitor] Kampala -The Uganda Medical Association (UMA) has asked the government to disengage from supporting a plan by a foreign investor to build an ultra-modern hospital in Lubowa, Wakiso District, raising a litany of concerns. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - March 19, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

President Trump Proposes Large Budget Cuts for Science
The White House released the President’s Budget Request for fiscal year (FY) 2020 on March 11, 2019, proposing deep cuts to science funding for the third consecutive year. The proposal calls for significant cuts to many federal science agencies, including the National Science Foundation (NSF), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The $4.7 trillion FY 2020 budget framework includes $1.3 trillion in discretionary spending and provides $543 billion (-5 percent) for nondefense discretionary spending, which is the source for ...
Source: Public Policy Reports - March 19, 2019 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Short Takes
Democratic lawmakers in the Senate have introduced a bill to block the White House's plan to establish an "adversarial" panel to reassess the government's analysis of climate science and examine whether climate change impacts national security. The legislation would bar any funding for the proposed science review panel led by known climate skeptic William Happer. The bill is led by Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Armed Services Ranking Member Jack Reed (D-RI), and Environment and Public Works Ranking Member Tom Carper (D-DE), and co-sponsored by 13 other Senators. The bill follows a letter from 58 former in...
Source: Public Policy Reports - March 19, 2019 Category: Biology Authors: AIBS Source Type: news

Shortage of oncologists is hampering cancer care
Oncology workforce is currently 18% understaffed and this is predicted to be 22% by 2023 Related items fromOnMedica This is good news for patients and GPs Add GPs to the shortage occupation list, Royal College urges government Failure to resolve juniors ’ contract ‘will destabilise NHS’ Futureproofing our NHS: Innovations and their benefits Report reveals shortage of specialist cancer nurses (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - March 19, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news