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The NICE press team issues press releases on all published Clinical Guidelines, Technology Appraisals, and Public Health guidance, as well as for consultations on draft guidance and other news from NICE. Press releases are usually issued under embargo on the day before they are published on the website. If you are a journalist and would like to be added to our mailing list, please send an email to pressoffice@nice.org.uk or call the press team on 0845 003 7782.

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NICE publishes draft guidance on suite of ovarian cancer drugs
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is currently considering if five ovarian cancer treatments work well enough to be funded by the NHS.
September 27, 2013

Providing shelter for homeless people with tuberculosis: just one way local government can help tackle TB, says NICE
Effective ways to help local authorities tackle tuberculosis (TB) in vulnerable groups are set out in a new Local Government Public Health Briefing published by NICE today.
September 25, 2013

New NICE briefing to help local authorities improve people's health while also saving money
How councils can benefit from the win-win situation of improving people?s health whilst also saving money is the subject of a new public health briefing from NICE, published today.
September 25, 2013

Pfizer's crizotinib not good value for NHS money, says NICE
NICE, the healthcare guidance body, has issued final guidance not recommending crizotinib (Xalkori, Pfizer) for previously treated anaplastic-lymphoma-kinase-positive advanced non-small-cell lung cancer.
September 25, 2013

NICE guidance recommends new test to guide breast cancer treatment decisions
NICE has recommended the use of the Oncotype DX test (Genomic Health) as an option to help clinicians decide whether to prescribe chemotherapy in people with early breast cancer.
September 25, 2013

NICE support for local authorities on improving children's social and emotional wellbeing
Support for local authorities to help children and young people to be confident, happy and reduce behavioural problems is the focus of a new NICE public health briefing published today.
September 25, 2013

NICE consults on proposed update to public health guidance for limiting harm caused by injecting drugs
Tens of thousands of people across England and Wales inject drugs like heroin and anabolic steroids each year, with others turning to Botox or other cosmetic injections like tanning agents. Now, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is updating its guidance on how best to provide needle and syringe programmes.
September 24, 2013

Draft guidance from NICE asks for more information on multiple sclerosis treatment
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) is calling on Genzyme to provide more information on its multiple sclerosis drug, teriflunomide (also called Aubagio). In draft guidance published for consultation, NICE has requested a series of clarifications on the evidence submitted by the manufacturer.
September 18, 2013

Health and social care professionals encouraged to apply for NICE ambassador programmes
Health, public health and social care professionals across the UK are being encouraged to play a part in promoting high-quality, evidence-based care while boosting their own professional development by applying for Fellowships and Scholarships provided by NICE.
September 17, 2013

Don't suffer in silence, NICE updates treatment advice for the millions of women suffering from urinary incontinence
It is a problem that women are still embarrassed to speak about yet almost half of all women will experience some type of bladder dysfunction in their lifetimes. The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has issued an updated clinical guideline on the management of urinary incontinence (UI) in women in the hope that it helps to stop them suffering in silence. Treatment is available.
September 11, 2013

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