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Diabetes cases rise in the under 40s who also show ‘worse metabolic profile’ Subscription

18 Sep 2019

The number of under 40s being diagnosed with type 2 diabetes has risen substantially over the past two decades and they appear to have a more ‘aggressive’ pattern of disease, research shows.

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Coroner calls for changes to discharge letter procedures after patient death Subscription

18 Sep 2019 By Anviksha Patel

A coroner has called for discharge letters to be sent to all medical attendants, including GPs, following the death of a patient.

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Local GPs block CCG merger due to 'historical debt' issuesSubscription

18 Sep 2019

GP leaders in Staffordshire have taken steps to block the merger of their CCG with five others due to budget fears, Pulse’s sister publication Healthcare Leader has learned.

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The real fraudSubscription

18 Sep 2019

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GPs should be given 'more guidance on tropical medicine' because of climate changeSubscription

18 Sep 2019 By Anviksha Patel

GPs should be given more guidance on the zika virus and other tropical diseases as a result of climate change, MPs have said