General News

News from the wider world of healing, healthcare and wellbeing

17th June 2013

Asquith Hall nursing home has announced the introduction of Reiki as they explore the benefits of complementary therapies  read more

13th March 2013

For the first time in over 60 years, the WHO Regional Office for Europe aims to provide clarity in defining wellbeing and outlines ways to measure it  read more

11th January 2013

The CPRE are campaigning for the top 7 British supermarkets to give more support to British farmers, local food producers and the countryside  read more

11th December 2012

The first wave of 34 CCGs has been authorised by the NHS Commissioning Board to control their local area health budgets  read more

24th September 2012

September's issue of Military Medicine suggests HT+GI provides significant clinical reductions in post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)  read more

23rd May 2013

The GP contract is set to be rewritten as part of reforms to out-of-hours care, health secretary Jeremy Hunt has revealed. See more...  read more

12th March 2013

A skin cancer expert nurse is showing trainee hairdressers how to look out for signs of cancer among their clients  read more

10th January 2013

In a new guide the RCGP recommends that GPs should not block PHBs even if treatment has no clinical evidence to support it.  read more

30th November 2012

After an in-depth pilot study, the Care and Support Minister, Norman Lamb, has announced today that Personal Health Budgets should  read more

24th August 2012

What Doctors Don't Tell You (WDDTY) is launching as a monthly consumer magazine following its enormous success as a subscription journal and website.  read more