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Jeremy Hunt talks about mental health first aid training

Jeremy Hunt, Secretary of State for Health, on his experience of doing the mental health first aid training

Lyn Romeo wishes you all a happy #WSWD17

Lyn Romeo, Chief Social Worker for Adults, endorses themes of World Social Work Day 2017 and announces launch of annual report.

New screening offers hope for head and neck cancer patients

Life Sciences Minister George Freeman welcomes a new trial which could see head and neck cancer patients not have to undergo stressful surgery

Andrea Hanbury welcomes the building of proton beam treatment centres in the UK

Andrea Hanbury's daughter, Keeva, had proton beam therapy in the US. Andrea welcomes the announcement that treatment centres are to be built in the...

The Chief Medical Officer on how to save modern medicine

Chief Medical Officer Professor Dame Sally Davies talks about the UK response to the growing global issue of antibiotic resistance and how we can...

Stay well - get your flu vaccine this winter

Professor Dame Sally Davies, Chief Medical Officer talks about why it's important to get the flu vaccine this winter. Find out more at...

A digital NHS for everyone

Martha Lane Fox visits South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and talks about making wifi available in hospitals and digital skills

Professor Bob Wachter launches review of NHS IT systems

IT expert and author of 'The Digital Doctor' Professor Bob Wachter outlines what he hopes a new review of NHS IT will achieve.

National orthopaedic recommendations: Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT)

Highlights from the National Orthopaedic Launch event, held in July 2015, and provides an overview of the Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT)...

CMO recorded message to the ACTA conference in Australia

CMO recorded message to the ACTA conference in Australia

Chief Social Worker for Adults, Lyn Romeo, welcomes new social work students

Social work is an important and rewarding profession with a rich and varied landscape. Lyn Romeo, Chief Social Worker for Adults would like to...

Carey Mulligan dementia friends

Carey Mulligan, Global Dementia Friends Ambassador, talks about the importance of the Dementia Friends programme.

A message from health minister Alistair Burt to GPs

Alistair Burt has recorded this message to GPs in response to the LMC special conference being held on 30/01/2016. The message summarises what is...