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REVEALED: Postcode lottery of mental health care in England

The postcode lottery of mental health care in England: Vulnerable patients in some parts of the country get HALF the NHS funding of those in better-resourced areas Report from charity Mind showed massive disparity in mental health patient care Looked at 42 NHS regions in England and found some spending double of others Findings come […]

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Thousands of prostate cancer patients to be spared from chemo

Thousands of prostate cancer patients to be spared from chemotherapy as health watchdog recommends ‘active surveillance’ for the first time For many patients, cancer contained within prostate and not considered harmful Active surveillance is treatment used to monitor whether cancer is spreading  NHS doctors will now recommend it to patients with localised, low-risk cancer Will spare […]