General News

News from the wider world of healing, healthcare and wellbeing

10th August 2016

Seventy one medical students in Kwale have graduated from the Kenya School for Integrated Medicine.  read more

26th July 2016

NHS England has announced “a major transformation programme” for mental health care through improved services and funding.  read more

9th July 2016

The Organic Consumers Association is to sue Post Foods for claiming that Shredded Wheat, is 'natural' despite the fact that it contains glyphosate  read more

21st May 2016

The King's Fund has called for greater integration of gardening as a treatment in the health and social care system in a report commissioned by NGS  read more

20th April 2016

The British Medical Association has called an urgent meeting to discuss the healthcare crisis, falling morale and concerns over future risks to care..  read more

26th July 2016

And would like to see it integrated into the national healthcare system  read more

20th July 2016

An antenatal education programme showing dramatic results has been published in the British Medical Journal Open  read more

4th July 2016

Very interesting news that a study of 582 paediatric GPs shows that 99% had prescribed or recommended a CAM for a child in the last year  read more

27th April 2016

A Manchester GP practice is prescribing yoga for patients - and even plans to create its own on-site studio to host classes  read more

13th April 2016

The Miriam Hospital has received a grant that will enable a 4-yr study on the benefits of stress management interventions for chronic pain and illness  read more