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The GP's View: Save the NHS for the sick, not the well

Dr Martin Scurr
I’VE just received my third reminder to see my GP for a health check, to look at my blood pressure and blood sugar levels – things that could put me at greater risk of heart disease, stroke, diabetes, kidney disease and dementia.

Dental surgeons call for sugar-free schools to tackle scourge of child tooth decay

Lucy Stock
IS THIS the beginning of the end for Friday sweets to reward the top table in the classroom? Should we even be connecting doing well in school with sweet food rewards? Does any child in 2019 need a sugary desert after their school dinners? We have sleepwalked into accepting birthday cake celebrations, vending machines and tuck shops in our schools as a normality.

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