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  1. Health and Social Class

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    Health and Social Class, They were, and still are, a Quaker family with a great social conscience as shown through the Joseph Rowntree Foundation and Trust. [ 8 ] The National Health Serv...

  2. Medical Negligence

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    Fewer than 2 in every 100 cases handled by the National Health Service (NHS) in England end up in court. The rest are settled out of court or dropped by the claimant.

  3. NHS and Other Care Options

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    In the UK we are very lucky to have the National Health Service (NHS), which gives us healthcare free when we need it. It is funded through taxes and National Insurance contributions, on the ...

  4. Community Care

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    This usually also involves providing transport to attend facilities. The National Health Service and Community Care Act 1990 Devolved the prime responsibility for means-tested fun...

  5. Inverse Care Law and Distributive Justice

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    The people who are providing these resources (in the UK, taxpayers or people enrolled in private healthcare schemes) should also be considered. [ 3 ] To what extent does the inverse care law apply...

  6. Ethnicity and Health

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    Ethnicity and Health, In particular they should consider differences in disease prevalence, possible cultural influences on health, access to and uptake of health servic...

  7. Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs)

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    The structure of the new National Health Service On 1 April 2013, the Health and Social Care Act 2012 came into force, bringing with it many new structures and arrangements for th...

  8. Monitoring the NHS

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    There are a number of organisations involved in liaison between patients, the public and the National Health Service (NHS). They have one or more of the following roles: Representing th...

  9. Achilles Tendinopathy

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    These treatments may not be widely available on the National Health Service (NHS). Some may also be carried out as part of a trial to look at the best ways of treating Achilles tendinopathy.

  10. Personal Health Budgets

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    Personal Health Budgets, What can the personal health budget be used for? The budget can be used for a wide range of services, depending on your needs. , longterm illness...

  11. Help With Health Costs

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    Help With Health Costs, Are an NHS Hospital Dental Service/Community Service outpatient (there may be a charge for dentures and bridges). Note: in Scotland NHS dental...

  12. Tackling Foundation Years (House Jobs)

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    Taking 2 hours of sleep before a night shift makes nights easier to tolerate and probably a safer environment for both doctors and patients. [ 4 ] Bullying and harassment Unfortunately, bullyin...

  13. Antenatal Mental Health Problems

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    Antenatal Mental Health Problems, Specialist multidisciplinary perinatal teams should be available in all areas to provide direct services, consultation and advice to maternity s...

  14. Poverty and Mental Health

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    Poverty and Mental Health, People with six or more separate debts had a six-fold increase in mental disorder after adjustment for income. [ 15 ] Inequality As with physical ill h...

  15. Weight Loss Surgery

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    In the UK, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has produced some guidance to help doctors decide if someone may be suitable for weight loss surgery on the National Health ...

  16. Sexual Health

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    Sexual Health, Encouraging open and discreet access to all at-risk groups (including teenagers and minority groups) and explicit confidentiality procedures are essential to encourage serv...

  17. Promoting Prevention - and Barriers to Prevention

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    In recent decades general practice has, through several mechanisms, embraced prevention, to help produce a National Health Service, rather than just a National Sickness Service...

  18. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

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    An increase in cough after you stop smoking usually settles in a few weeks. The National Health Service (NHS) provides free help and advice for people having difficulty in stopping smoking...

  19. Sun and Health

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    Sun and Health, Sunlight in the right amount is good for our health too. It is important to know how to enjoy sunshine safely so it can do you good and not harm. , solar keratosis ...

  20. Physical Activity For Health

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    Physical Activity For Health, What are the health benefits of physical activity? The health benefits of doing regular physical activity have been shown in many studies. ,...