General News

News from the wider world of healing, healthcare and wellbeing

11th October 2017

In the last six years, men admitted to hospitals for eating disorders increased by 70%, but experts believe many more are being overlooked  read more

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

4th October 2017

Research supports the idea that nature could be widely prescribed by doctors as a therapy, easing the burden on the NHS. Read more...  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