Alcoholism in the over-50s: tips to cut back
Many of us can't imagine a good night out (or in) without a glass or two of wine. Worryingly, the fastest growing group of 'hazardous' drinkers is women in their mid-40s to mid-60s. More worrying still, many don't know they have a problem until it's too late.
New NHS prescription changes affect gluten-free foods, paracetamol and travel immunisations
Today saw further news of possible cost-saving measures. NHS England has identified a review of 'low value medicines' after local health bodies identified a possible £400 million in savings if GPs stopped prescribing some indigestion remedies, cough and cold treatments, gluten-free foods and travel immunisations.