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Hancock misses the point – the NHS is stretched to breaking point

The NHS Staff Survey paints the same picture every year – over-worked and under-paid staff working around the clock to provide essential services while stress levels rise and resources deplete, resulting in working conditions that negatively affect both staff and patients. The 2019 survey (published yesterday) is no exception, and reveals that 1 in 5…

Friday Five

Cannabis oil, coronavirus and the cabinet reshuffle – this week’s Friday Five

Could there be a vaccine for cancer? A study published in the Nature Communications journal has revealed that supercharging the mutation rate in cancer cells could create a “powerful vaccine” that is able to boost the effectiveness of immunotherapy. Scientists at The Institute of Cancer Research, London, the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, US, and the…