Royal College of Physicians

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

NHS must do more to help smokers quit, say leading physicians

NHS must do more to help smokers quit, say leading physicians

NHS must do more to help smokers quit, say leading physicians

E-cigarettes and 'opt-out' smoking cessation advice were some of the recommendations from the Royal College of Physicians

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Sadiq Khan has announced a range of measures to tackle pollution (Wikipedia)

'Sadiq Khan's '40,000 pollution deaths a year' is a zombie statistic and isn't true, says respiratory physician

'Sadiq Khan's 40,000 pollution deaths a year figure is just a zombie statistic'

Figures have been reported which claim pollution causes almost 40,000 premature deaths a year in the UK, but a respiratory physician has said the figure is wrong

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Julia Hartley-Brewer challenges doctor over air pollution premature death statistic in Doctors Against Diesel call to action

Julia Hartley-Brewer challenges doctor over air pollution premature death statistic in Doctors Against Diesel call to action

Julia Hartley-Brewer challenges doctor over air pollution premature death stat

Our presenter was speaking to paediatric doctor Norrice Liu about the call by doctors for the Government to remove diesel cars off the roads

Monday, August 29, 2016

Monday, August 29, 2016

Asthma UK Chief Executive says NHS treatment of the condition is 'complacent'

Asthma UK Chief Executive says NHS treatment of the condition is 'complacent'

Asthma UK Chief Executive says NHS treatment of the condition is 'complacent'

A report by the charity revealed there are more than 1,000 needless deaths from the condition

Monday, May 2, 2016

Monday, May 2, 2016

Do Not Resuscitate orders: 'We train doctors and nurses to have open and honest conversations,' insists Professor Sam Ahmedzhai

Do Not Resuscitate orders: 'We train doctors and nurses to have open and honest conversations', insists Professor Sam Ahmedzai

DNR orders: 'We train doctors and nurses to have open and honest conversations'

Professor Sam Ahmedzai expressed concern about the information provided regarding Do Not Resuscitate orders

Friday, April 29, 2016

Friday, April 29, 2016

E-cigarettes do ‘significantly reduce risks of smoking', insists charity chief Deborah Arnott

E-cigarettes do ‘significantly reduce risks of smoking', insists charity chief Deborah Arnott

E-cigarettes do ‘significantly reduce risks of smoking', insists charity chief

Deborah Arnott backs Royal College of Physicians report into the devices