General News

News from the wider world of healing, healthcare and wellbeing

25th July 2017

A Medicine student from the University of Exeter Medical School has met HRH The Prince of Wales to champion a new social prescribing project  read more


6th July 2017

People who regularly pop a heartburn pill for indigestion could be putting themselves at risk of a premature death according to a new study  read more


27th June 2017

WDDTY reports a major landmark ruling that a vaccine can be blamed for triggering a disease or causing harm when there is no scientific proof  read more


9th May 2017

If you are involved in any way with a charity that uses or advises on the use of CAM approaches or you care about people’s access to these charities..  read more


11th April 2017

A major, influential review of homeopathy was so riddled with error and bad science that its sparked an official ombudsman investigation in Australia  read more


21st July 2017

Phthalates have been linked to a range of chronic diseases, from heart problems, type 2 diabetes and high blood pressure.  read more


29th June 2017

More than half of CCGs are failing to meet the target set by NHS England for the number of people who should be accessing talking therapies.  read more


18th June 2017

NHS England has announced the first eight accountable care systems, which aim to join up health services with social care and the voluntary sector.  read more


4th May 2017

Mindfulness group therapy has an equally positive effect as individual CBT for the treatment of a wide range of psychiatric symptoms says a new study  read more


4th April 2017

Homeopathic remedies will continue to be made available on the UK's National Health Service, despite recent cost-cutting.  read more