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May 29, 2016

Britain's mental health crisis: 'ineffective' community treatment orders condemned

Paul is a 37-year-old man with a history of mental illness. He enjoys football and regularly meets with friends at the pub to watch the game. On weekends he takes the bus to Brighton to visit his...

Starving UK: Thousands of sick Brits suffering from malnutrition

More than 2,000 cases of patients seeking treatment for malnutrition at UK hospitals have been recorded in the last year, a significant increase on previous years, figures released by NHS trusts have shown.The numbers, obtained through a Freedom of Inform ...

UK mental health patients 'deprived of local treatment'

Britain’s coalition government has been slammed for cruel cuts which are forcing distressed mental health patients to travel long distances for emergency treatment.Some patients are being transported hundreds of miles for treatment following a cut o ...

'Mail National Health Service bashing hits new low'

If anyone doubted the lengths the Daily Mail newspaper will go to discredit Britain’s public health service, recent stories should have banished thoughts to the contrary.The paper’s legendary foul mouthed editor Paul Dacre has ordered his singu ...

Save our National Health Service 'from private-sector vultures'

Scanty mainstream media coverage of the People’s March for the National Health Service since marchers set out from Jarrow to London on August 16 cannot obscure public support for their campaign.Wherever they have stopped to rally, to leaflet and to ...