Misuse of medicines the new danger
THE misuse of prescribed pharmaceuticals is Australia's fastest growing drug problem, raising the possibility that deaths from prescribed drugs may eventually surpass those from illicit drug overdoses, doctors have warned.
Structural issues in the health system including limitations of GP consultations.......Read More
Concerns in UK over feeding tube diet
Dieticians have warned of the dangers of losing weight with a 'starvation diet' available in Britain for the first time.
The British Dietetic Association (BDA) says there are 'huge risks' to the diet, in which people are given just 130 calories a day through a feeding tube that goes up their nose.......Read More