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LEAMINGTON GP WELCOMES DIABETES CHECKS FOR OVER-40s

A Warwickshire GP who specialises in the treatment of diabetics has welcomed new national guidance that everyone over the age of 40 should have a diabetes risk assessment. The updated guidance from the National Institute for Care and Excellence (NICE) sees the 1.7...

GP BACKS CALL FOR DEMENTIA AWARENESS

A Warwickshire GP is urging people to be aware of the potential link between depression in old age and the early onset of dementia. Dr Nick Tait, who divides his time between his Leamington NHS surgery and TFJ Private GP Services, a private medical group of doctors...

GP URGES STUDENTS TO TAKE UP MENINGITIS JAB OFFER

As students get set to start university next month, a local GP is urging them to take up the offer to be vaccinated against the deadly meningitis infection. Dr Nick Tait, who divides his time between his Leamington NHS surgery and TFJ Private GP Services, a private...

THE PERILS OF NOT GETTING ENOUGH SLEEP

Many effects of a lack of sleep, such as feeling grumpy and not working at your best, are well known. But sleep deprivation can also have profound consequences on your physical health. Sleep isn’t shut down. While you rest, your brain stays busy, overseeing a wide...

THE HEALTH COSTS OF STRESS

With statistics suggesting one in four people in the UK will experience a mental health problem in their lifetime and reports, such as that by not-for-profit health insurance company BHSF, stating two thirds of the UK’s working population are kept awake by stress at...