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Northern Ireland women to get abortion funding

Northern Ireland women to get abortion funding

Image copyright AFP/Getty The chancellor has said the government intends to fund abortions in England for women from Northern Ireland. More than 50 MPs from the major parties had backed…

Should the long-term ill have free prescriptions?

Should the long-term ill have free prescriptions?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Some people end up in hospital because they can’t pay for their medicine, campaigners say Prescriptions in England should be free to everyone with…

A&E cuts will hit 23m people, British Medical Association says

A&E cuts will hit 23m people, British Medical Association says

Image copyright 22kay22 Nearly 23 million people in England – more than 40% of the population – could be affected by proposed cuts to A&E departments, doctors are warning. The…

Call for free prescriptions for long-term ill

Call for free prescriptions for long-term ill

Image copyright Getty Images Prescriptions in England should be free to everyone with a long-term medical condition, the Prescription Charges Coalition campaign group says. Some people end up needing hospital…

A&E cuts will hit 23m people, British Medical Association says

A&E cuts will hit 23m people, British Medical Association says

Image copyright 22kay22 Nearly 23 million people in England – more than 40% of the population – could be affected by proposed cuts to A&E departments, doctors are warning. The…

A&E cuts will hit 23m people, British Medical Association says

A&E cuts will hit 23m people, British Medical Association says

Image copyright 22kay22 Nearly 23 million people in England – more than 40% of the population – could be affected by proposed cuts to A&E departments, doctors are warning. The…

A&E cuts will hit 23m people, British Medical Association says

A&E cuts will hit 23m people, British Medical Association says

Image copyright 22kay22 Nearly 23 million people in England – more than 40% of the population – could be affected by proposed cuts to A&E departments, doctors are warning. The…

A&E cuts will hit 23m people, British Medical Association says

A&E cuts will hit 23m people, British Medical Association says

Image copyright 22kay22 Nearly 23 million people in England – more than 40% of the population – could be affected by proposed cuts to A&E departments, doctors are warning. The…

Vulnerable told to expect cuts to council care

Vulnerable told to expect cuts to council care

Image copyright Getty Images The elderly and disabled in England are being told to expect cuts to care services and rises in charges after council chiefs unveiled spending plans. The…

Painless flu jab patch for people scared of injections

Painless flu jab patch for people scared of injections

Image copyright Georgia Tech Image caption The patch is a few centimeters in diameter and has tiny, hair-like needles in the centre A ‘painless’ sticking plaster flu jab that delivers…

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