(Reuters Health) – As more kids use mobile phones and surf the web at increasingly younger ages, sexting and Internet safety are becoming bigger childhood health concerns, edging out longtime worries like smoking and teen pregnancy, a new poll suggests.
On Medical grows turnover to £12.5m and plans to double workforce
A Newcastle firm which delivers specialist medical reports for the insurance industries is looking to double its workforce this year following a shake-up within its sector. On Medical, which is based in Heaton, handles “medico-legal” reporting for …
Tory cuts to vital health services will hit the North hardest, nursing unions warn
The North will be hardest hit under the Tory cuts to vital health services, union chiefs have warned. The Royal College of Nursing said the £200 million loss to the public health budget had created 'inequality in funding'. Some of the poorest areas of …
Hartlepool health budget cut by £573000
South Tyneside's health budget cut by £887000
Sunderland's health budget cut by almost £1.5million
Figures released by the Royal College of Nursing, reveal that the Government is cutting £14.75million from the region's local authority health budgets in January 2016. Sunderland will suffer cuts of £1,475,000.
Health Secretary Shona Robison chairs the annual review of NHS Grampian at the end of a turbulent year for the health authority.
Skipping breakfast makes you fat, yes. Not exactly
One of the key pieces of evidence, for example, examined the records for 20,000 male health professionals. Researchers followed the group for 10 years and published results in 2007 in the journal Obesity. They showed that after adjusting for age and …
Looming Obamacare tax inspires new ADP service
A payroll management giant is jumping into the health insurance exchange world with a double-barreled option for companies looking to control costs, give their workers more choice—and possibly help those employers avoid paying Obamacare's coming …
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