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Homeopathy treatments no longer available on the NHS

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Homeopathic treatments on the NHS are to be withdrawn as it's no longer considered cost-effective.

Alice Sanderson, August 08, 2018

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Industry News

New device breathalyses drivers before car starts

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Drink-driving offenders in Durham are to be offered new devices that breathalyse them before they start their vehicles.

Alice Sanderson, August 02, 2018

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Personal Law Industry News

Civil partnership case won by heterosexual couple

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Heterosexual couple win landmark case to have a civil partnership instead of a marriage.

Alice Sanderson, July 03, 2018

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Medical Negligence Industry News

Reconstruction surgery denied to hundreds of breast cancer patients

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New figures show that many health trusts are only giving women the option for reconstruction if they have it right away.

First4Lawyers, June 21, 2018

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Industry News Personal Injury

Government whiplash reforms will 'line insurer’s pockets'

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First4Lawyers' research shows public has little confidence in proposed personal injury reforms.

First4Lawyers, June 18, 2018

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Business Law Industry News

Company directors could be held personally liable for nuisance calls

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Bosses of firms who bombard consumers with nuisance calls could be made personally liable - with fines of up to £500,000.

First4Lawyers, June 04, 2018

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Industry News

Three quarters of people don’t think the NHS has enough nurses

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The latest figures on staffing in England show that one in nine posts are vacant and nursing shortages are costing the NHS about £2.4 billion per year.

First4Lawyers, May 18, 2018

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Medical Negligence Industry News

Should you be worried about the breast cancer screening scandal?

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In one of the largest NHS scandals in recent years, it was revealed that an estimated 450,000 women were not invited for a routine final breast screening.

First4Lawyers, May 15, 2018

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Personal Law Industry News

Young drivers to face tougher restrictions

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The scheme will introduce tough new restrictions on young drivers, limiting the amount of passengers they can carry and requiring them to display a P plate.

First4Lawyers, April 17, 2018

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