Why A Quarter of Nursing Students Quit

Why A Quarter of Nursing Students Quit

One in four nursing students are dropping out of their course before qualifying, according to figures from the Health Foundation charity. Out of the 16,544 students who were in the final year of their nursing degree in 2017, more than 4,000 decided to quit their...
‘Bully Doctor’ Marjan Jahangiri Wins Court Battle

‘Bully Doctor’ Marjan Jahangiri Wins Court Battle

Top UK heart surgeon Professor Marjan Jahangiri is set to return to her post at St George’s University Hospital after a high court ruling found her suspension of 9 August to be superfluous. The 56-year old professor was suspended during an investigation into...
Time To Switch From NHS Healthcare?

Time To Switch From NHS Healthcare?

Whilst the celebrations of the NHS’s 70th birthday hit the headlines recently, it’s important to question how the NHS continues to serve a country where the population is at a high of 65.6 million [1]. Although the NHS is a much loved and respected service of...
Homeopathic Treatment Loses Public Funding in the UK

Homeopathic Treatment Loses Public Funding in the UK

Homeopathic Treatment Loses Public Funding in the UK Despite homeopathic treatment being used extensively in the UK for a range of ailments, a decision to halt NHS funding for homeopathic treatments has been advocated by a High Court judge. The governing body of the...
Arthritis Factsheet

Arthritis Factsheet

Arthritis is a very common medical condition that causes inflammation and pain in the joints. It’s believed that in the UK alone there are around ten million people who suffer with the condition. Many think it is something that only affects older people, and whilst...