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Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

No prescriptions for over the counter medicine

Many GPs will no longer prescribe painkillers, antihistamines or common antibiotics A number of Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) are banning GPs from prescribing anything that can be bought over the counter. Common treatments, such as...

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

Our NHS can’t afford to treat the world!

The Daily Mail comments – On day two of our investigation into abuses of the health service, it emerges that ministers have known for nine months about foreigners charging the NHS for treatment in their...

Focus on Disability - For Disabled People, the Elderly and their Carers in the UK

Dodgy Doctors – ‘Clampdown’

Patients are to be given unprecedented powers to lodge complaints against dodgy doctors and NHS chiefs. Sources say top Tories plan to launch a people’s ombudsman after a spate of health scandals. It comes days...