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Free drink refills could be banned in Wales

Free drink refills could be banned in Wales

Hayden Roberts, 28, a restaurant worker from Wrexham, thinks the restrictions will help people to eat more healthily. “Because of these offers, food that’s bad for you is cheaper than food that is good for you,” he said. “If they put these things in place people might be encouraged to buy healthier food.” Vishley Furtado, […]

Junior doctors in Wales begin four-day strike

Junior doctors in Wales begin four-day strike

More than 3,000 BMA members are expected to take part in four days of industrial action with thousands of appointments likely to be cancelled. Industrial action started at 07:00 GMT on Monday and will last until 07:00 on Friday. Dr Oba Babs-Osibodu and Dr Peter Fahey, co-chairs of BMA Cymru Wales’ junior doctors committee, said: […]

Doctors in Great Britain in pillory and more UK politics

Doctors in Great Britain in pillory and more UK politics

Doctors in Great Britain in pillory and more UK politics This video´s topics are: Doctors in Great Britain in pillory: There is no progress on COVID boosts in the UK – despite the fact that there is enough vaccine available. A patient organization has meanwhile published a spicy list: with practices that do not give […]

Consultants vote to strike in Wales

Consultants vote to strike in Wales

Stephen Kelly, chair of the BMA’s consultants committee in Wales, said: “No doctor wants to strike, but the conditions now faced in the workplace caused by the extreme pressures on the service and unsafe staffing levels have left doctors with no choice.    Source link You Might Also Like! Leadership and politics in the NHS | […]

Whooping cough cases in Wales show sharp increase

Whooping cough cases in Wales show sharp increase

Cases of whooping cough are rising rapidly in Wales for the first time in five years. Source link You Might Also Like! How many cases in your area? Cases are people who have tested positive for coronavirus. Public health bodies may occasionally revise their case numbers. Case rate ENGAGE+ Obesity Helps Drive Half of New […]

NHS Wales: Junior doctors to go on three-day strike

NHS Wales: Junior doctors to go on three-day strike

More than 3,000 doctors in Wales could take part after 98% of those who voted supported a walkout. Source link You Might Also Like! 'Most healthcare apps not up to NHS standards' But even if an app does not fall into that category, its developer may, depending on the service offered, still ENGAGE+ The NHS […]

NHS Wales: Thousands of hours missing from A&E figures

NHS Wales: Thousands of hours missing from A&E figures

A&E waits in Wales have been seriously under-reported in official figures each month for a decade. Source link You Might Also Like! 'Most healthcare apps not up to NHS standards' But even if an app does not fall into that category, its developer may, depending on the service offered, still ENGAGE+ The NHS vaccination bus […]

NHS Wales: Doctor pay rise reliant on service cuts, says Morgan

NHS Wales: Doctor pay rise reliant on service cuts, says Morgan

Responding to Ms Morgan’s comments on Thursday, Welsh Conservative health spokesman Russell George said Labour ministers should “scrap the costly vanity projects, cancel plans to expand the Senedd, u-turn on the 20mph blanket speed limit rollout and prioritise health spending” rather than cut NHS services. Source link You Might Also Like! 'Most healthcare apps not […]

NHS Wales: Junior doctors to go on three-day strike

NHS: Is Wales worse than England for waiting lists?

Media caption, Sally Nugent challenging Steve Barclay A row has broken out about hospital waiting lists in Wales and England. The Welsh Health Minister Eluned Morgan accused her English counterpart Steve Barclay of a “naked political hit”. Mr Barclay said he was open to requests to help treat long-waiting Welsh patients over the border. Ms […]

Cervical cancer: Call for at-home smear tests in Wales

Cervical cancer: Call for at-home smear tests in Wales

For women aged 25 to 64 a smear test can detect HPV and prevent cervical cancer. Source link You Might Also Like! Food sensitivity tests: Which ones REALLY work? Basics | IgG Tests | Free Tests | Accuracy | Downsides of IgG Tests | Meal Planning Do expensive food sensitivity tests ENGAGE+ Covid vaccine impact revealed in […]