Benefit claimants face being sent to GP

5th December 2016

Credit: This story was first seen on The London Evening Standard Obese people on benefits could be forced to talk to doctors or nurses about how their weight affects their ability to work, the London Evening [read more]

NICE recommends GPs offer HIV tests

2nd December 2016

Credit: This story was first seen on On Medica GPs and hospital doctors in areas where HIV infection is relatively common should offer millions of patients HIV testing when they attend for unrelated or routine [read more]

Sound in body and mind

7th November 2016

Research suggests that patients with severe mental illness are at risk of dying up to 25 years younger than the general population due to a physical health problem. Hayley Zimak investigates how GPs can help [read more]

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