Lancaster University initiative set to educate future Doctors on prescribing physical activity

A new scheme has been adopted by Lancaster University to embed physical activity into the training for medical students which has been showcased at a national and international level. Lancaster Medical School was the first school in the UK to fully adopt the involvement of Movement For Movement physical activity resources into the undergraduate programme

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WHO warns of possible Measles resurgence

Experts in a new report have noted a worldwide resurgence of measles, with many countries experiencing “severe and protracted” outbreaks last year. The WHO data shows a rise in cases in almost every region of the world, with 30% more cases in 2017 than 2016. Experts say complacency, collapsing health systems and a rise in

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Only Medics 2018 Physician2Pharma Event

Only Medics’ renowned Physician2Pharma Event this year will be held at the Royal Berkshire Conference Centre. For Physicians looking to enter the industry for the first time, the “Physician2Pharma” programme offers unrivalled career advice and access to key decision makers. Physician2Pharma is an award winning initiative and service to the Life Science community. Our industry leading seminar was first

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Patients told that they may need drug stockpiles in light of a “no deal” Brexit

Representatives of the pharma industry and drug distributors have told a committee of MPs that patients should consider stockpiling their own drugs if a “no deal” Brexit scenario looks likely. The Guardian reported that the Commons health committee heard that no deal will be “catastrophic” for medicine supplies and could necessitate emergency powers. The ABPI

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