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NHS Lanarkshire issues highlighted in Holyrood

Speaking in a Scottish Parliament debate on the plight of Scotland’s NHS, John Pentland spoke about long waits for treatment experienced by constituents:

(John’s Speech at 01:41:28) 624 more words


Another Day, Another Screening.

It’s been a while but I’m finally back up into proactive mode, which means looking up stuff on the Interwebz & bugging people on the phone. 369 more words


Health called a commodity

As the Health Care Globalization Summit wraps up, I’d like to relate a coupe of e-mails I received from readers.

One worries that medical care… 288 more words


The year ahead will be the big test of Leo Varadkar's mettel as the health minister

See below for column previewing 2015 from the Irish Independent on 27 December 2014 with misspelled ‘metal’ on line!

The Irish health service starts off 2015 in a better place to where it was a year ago. 1,062 more words


Young arthritis victims are 'waiting in pain'

STIFF joints stop Evie Churchill from doing what she loves best – playing.

The six-year-old schoolgirl suffers pain in both knees, ankles and wrists as she suffers from arthritis, an ailment often linked to old age. 264 more words