Hypertension: easing the tension

30th August 2017

Writing her first article for Practice Business, Dr Clare Price discusses the subject of hypertension. Beginning with a concise definition of blood pressure, she delves into the risk factors associated with hypertension and how the [read more]

NHS must learn lessons of last winter

30th August 2017

CREDIT: This story was first seen in OnMedica NHS Improvement has issued a detailed analysis of NHS performance over last winter and makes a series of recommendations to help take the pressure off next winter, OnMedica reports. It describes [read more]

Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative Colitis

22nd August 2017

Affecting as many as 50-100 people per 100,000, Crohn’s disease is an inflammatory bowel condition closely related to ulcerative colitis. Dr Paul Lambden explores symptoms of both illnesses as well as methods of diagnoses and [read more]

Restrictions imposed on Hep B vaccine

8th August 2017

CREDIT: This story was first seen in OnMedica New guidance means GP practices will be unable to order stocks of adult Hepatitis B vaccine “until further notice” to ensure sufficient supply for individuals with the highest risk of [read more]

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