Health crisis for middle-aged Britons

  • January 4th, 2017
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Eight in ten middle-aged adults are either not exercising enough, drinking excessively or weigh too much according to Public Health England (PHE). Officials say those between 40 and 60 years old are neglecting their health due to being too busy worrying about their children, ageing parents or work. Figures from the Health Survey for England […]

NHS introduces diabetes prevention programme

  • October 18th, 2016
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Up to 20,000 patients will be referred to the Diabetes Prevention Programme by the end of 2016/17, NHS England have confirmed. By 2020, NHS England says 100,000 places will be available on the programme each year. There are around four million people in the UK with diabetes, with 90% of cases estimated to be type […]