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Over a third of NHS doctors experiencing verbal abuse and threats, says survey
Treatment delays and changes to the NHS during Covid cited as causes of increase in abusive behaviour

Denis Campbell

09, Aug, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Online therapy is not perfect, but has its benefits | Letter
Letter: Dr Chantal Meystre says video appointments enable clients to access a scarce resource on their own terms, and should be here to stay after Covid

Letters

09, Aug, 2021 @4:36 PM

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‘It’s difficult to live a normal life’: MS patient denied drug in NHS postcode lottery
Steven Brooks took fampridine as part of a trial but was later told the treatment was no longer available

Denis Campbell

09, Aug, 2021 @11:30 AM

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MS charities decry UK postcode lottery for ‘life-changing’ drug
Nearly 70,000 estimated to be missing out on drug available on NHS in Wales and Scotland

Denis Campbell Health policy editor

09, Aug, 2021 @11:30 AM

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Covid vaccine mandates: can you be required in Australia to get the jab?
We ask experts about the law around requiring vaccination – and if it is ethical for employers to impose such a mandate

Paul Karp

09, Aug, 2021 @7:26 AM

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UK couple completes challenge to take part in 101 Olympic sports
Charlotte Nichols and Stuart Bates have raised more than £100,000 for motor neurone disease

Steven Morris

09, Aug, 2021 @5:00 AM

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UK set to ‘hoard’ up to 210m doses of Covid vaccine, research suggests
Exclusive: Pressure grows on government to do more to help poorer countries left ‘fighting for scraps’

Aubrey Allegretti

09, Aug, 2021 @5:00 AM

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NHS England delays could lead to thousands of deaths, says heart charity
Long waiting times for hospital care mean heart patients could miss ‘window of opportunity’, report finds

Denis Campbell Health policy editor

08, Aug, 2021 @11:01 PM

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NHS still not recognising British citizens’ overseas Covid jabs, says peer
Lord Paddick accuses government of ‘broken promises’ after Pfizer jabs received in Norway go unrecognised

Robyn Vinter

08, Aug, 2021 @1:13 PM

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Is robot therapy the future?
Seek help for a mental health issue today and you may find yourself referred to an online app or talking to a robot therapist. Is this welcome democratisation of an expensive resource – or the ‘Uberisation of therapy’? Eva Wiseman reports

Eva Wiseman

08, Aug, 2021 @9:00 AM

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‘It was just unconscionable’: Cori Bush on her fight to extend the eviction moratorium
The congresswoman’s protest on the Capitol steps may have been unconventional – but she didn’t come to Washington to play by the old rules.

Poppy Noor

08, Aug, 2021 @9:00 AM

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It’s up to you, Rishi Sunak: your next move is make or break for the NHS
The chancellor has largely met his pledge on funding during the Covid pandemic but that could change in the autumn spending review

Chris Hopson

08, Aug, 2021 @6:30 AM

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