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Mental health care in England to get funding boost - Clegg - BBC News

Mental health services in England will receive £1.25bn in next week's Budget, and it will mainly go towards helping young people, Deputy PM Nick Clegg confirms.  
BBC News
almost 7 years ago
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Scarlet fever cases soar in England - BBC News

Cases of scarlet fever in England have more than doubled between September and March compared with last year, Public Health England says.  
BBC News
almost 7 years ago
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Mental health care in England to get funding boost - BBC News

Mental health services in England will receive £1.25bn in the Budget  
BBC News
almost 7 years ago
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Most common cause of death in England and Wales in 2013 was heart disease in men and dementia in women

The leading cause of death among men in England and Wales in 2013 was ischaemic heart disease, accounting for 15.4% of deaths, while among women it was dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, which caused 12.2% of deaths, show the latest statistics.1 Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease overtook heart disease as the leading cause of death among women in 2012.  
bmj.com
almost 7 years ago
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Investigating the relationship between quality of primary care and premature mortality in England: a spatial whole-population study

Objectives To quantify the relationship between a national primary care pay-for-performance programme, the UK’s Quality and Outcomes Framework (QOF), and all-cause and cause-specific premature mortality linked closely with conditions included in the framework.  
bmj.com
almost 7 years ago
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Investigating the relationship between quality of primary care and premature mortality in England: a spatial whole-population study

Objectives To quantify the relationship between a national primary care pay-for-performance programme, the UK’s Quality and Outcomes Framework (QOF), and all-cause and cause-specific premature mortality linked closely with conditions included in the framework.  
bmj.com
almost 7 years ago
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Leading campaigner for legalising assisted suicide dies from starvation

Debbie Purdy, the leading campaigner and activist for the legalisation of assisted suicide in the United Kingdom, has died at the age of 51 after starving herself to death.  
bmj.com
almost 7 years ago
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Multiple sclerosis: summary of NICE guidance

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is the most common cause of serious physical disability in working age adults and affects over 100 000 people in the United Kingdom.1 It causes a range of symptoms and disability and requires a broad multidisciplinary approach. A 2008 report, however, suggested delays and limited access to specialist services for affected people.2 This article summarises the most recent recommendations from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE).3 The guideline scope does not include disease modifying drugs as these have been covered in other NICE guidance.  
bmj.com
almost 7 years ago
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Most common cause of death in England and Wales in 2013 was heart disease in men and dementia in women

The leading cause of death among men in England and Wales in 2013 was ischaemic heart disease, accounting for 15.4% of deaths, while among women it was dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, which caused 12.2% of deaths, show the latest statistics.1 Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease overtook heart disease as the leading cause of death among women in 2012.  
bmj.com
almost 7 years ago
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Smoking in cars carrying children will be illegal in England from October

The UK parliament has approved regulations that will make it illegal in England to smoke in cars that are carrying children.  
bmj.com
almost 7 years ago