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‘Broken’ care system for most vulnerable

Patients with mental health problems, autism and learning disabilities are being let down by a “broken” care system, a report warns. The Care Quality Commission (CQC) says it knows of at least 62 adults and children that have been living in segregation in mental health hospitals for long periods of time. Health Secretary Matt Hancock,… Read More »

The Most Common Cancer Among Boys and Young Men is Almost Completely Preventable

Dear Mr. Dad: I’m a single mother and my teenage son rather sheepishly told me that he thinks there’s something wrong “down there.” When I asked what he meant, he said something doesn’t feel right.  He’s not the kind of kid who complains about is health very much, so I took him to his pediatrician… Read More »

Most Triggers for Irregular Heartbeat Can Be Easily Modified

Alcohol, Caffeine, Exercise, Lack of Sleep Are Most Common, UCSF Study Finds A personal survey of patients with atrial fibrillation (AF), one of the most important causes of irregular heartbeats, has found that the majority of triggers for the condition are easily modifiable lifestyle choices, including alcohol, caffeine, exercise and lack of sleep. The findings,… Read More »