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CMO report calls for action to tackle threat of antimicrobial resistance

The Chief Medical Officer has launched the second volume of her annual report, calling for immediate action to tackle the threat of increasing antimicrobial resistance. Read the report

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No reduction in HIV levels in men who have sex with men

Despite a significant increase in HIV testing and treatment, the annual number of new HIV infections in men who have sex with men (MSM) has remained unchanged over the last 10 years in England and Wales, according to a new … Read more → – No reduction in HIV levels in men who have sex with men

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Measles at highest level for 18 years

There were 2,016 confirmed cases of measles in England and Wales reported to the Health Protection Agency (HPA) in 2012, which is the highest annual total since 1994. The measles cases identified during 2012 were associated with prolonged outbreaks in … Read more → – Measles at highest level for 18 years

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A third of UK pain sufferers worry about dependency on painkillers

A third of UK pain sufferers are concerned about the extent to which they depend on painkillers to manage their daily lives, according to a study by Nuffield Health, the UK’s largest healthcare charity. Read the study

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Community Care Statistics, Social Services Activity – England, 2011-12, final release

This latest report is now available from the NHS Information Centre. Download the report

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