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  • 21 May 2017

    Should exercise be made compulsory for workers?

    According to a recent report1 by the British Heart Foundation, more than 20 million workers in the UK are currently physically inactive. The charity has warned that this inactivity can lead to an increased risk of heart disease which in turn could cost the NHS an additional £1.2 billion a year. With people working longer hours and more and more jobs involving sitting at a desk, could incorporating exercise into the working day solve the problem?

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    Medmal Exercise Advice
  • 14 May 2017

    UK NHS report - the best and worst countries for health care

    There is no doubt that the NHS is under pressure, as Government funding cuts and staffing problems can lead to increased wait times, a lack of hospital beds, and concern over how to meet the demands generated by an increasing population.

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    Medmal NHS Report
  • 8 May 2017

    Could your school be at risk of a medical malpractice suit?

    The Children and Families Act 2014 explains general principles that schools and local authorities should have in place for disabled children and those with special education or medical needs.

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    Schools Medical Malpractice
  • 30 March 2017

    Care Quality Commission announces warning against online prescription services

    Online prescription services put patients at risk by failing to put the correct processes in place, according to the Care Quality Commission’s (CQC) inspectors.

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    CQC announces warning against online prescription services
  • 13 March 2017

    Brexit and the NHS – what could our departure mean for UK healthcare?

    Funding for the NHS was one of the key pledges for the Leave campaign, with a staggering £350m per week promised at one point. This financial commitment may have fallen by the wayside, but as Brexit edges ever closer it is clear that the decision to leave the EU will have an impact on the NHS.  In this article we take a look at the main issues currently faced by our health and social system and how Brexit may impact these.

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    Medmal insurance for NHS Brexit
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