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Our features take an in-depth look at the work that NICE does and how our guidance can improve care for patients and empower health professionals to deliver the most clinically- and cost-effective care.

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How NICE guidelines are transforming services for brain cancer patients
How NICE guidelines are helping to transform services and improve care for patients diagnosed with brain cancer.
August 25, 2011

Behind the Headlines: Is salt good for you?
"Salt is safe to eat and cutting our daily intake does nothing to lower the risk of suffering from heart disease," suggest media reports. Here we take a closer look at the evidence behind those claims.
July 7, 2011

Putting patients at the heart of NICE's work
Linda Facey, a patient who worked on the recent ovarian cancer guideline, explains how she got involved with NICE and describes her experience of being a member of a guideline development group (GDG).
April 28, 2011

NICE gives evidence on the Health and Social Care Bill
The health and social care system in England is being significantly reformed. Sir Andrew Dillon, Chief Executive of NICE, gave evidence as part of the Bill's progress through the House of Commons.
February 14, 2011

Behind The Headlines
Last week saw the publication of the Health and Social Care Bill, the Government's vision to modernise the NHS. But what does it mean for NICE?
January 24, 2011

Evidence Search: Helping students identify high-quality information
Sophie Khatib, a pharmacy student at the University of Huddersfield, explains how NHS Evidence is proving to be an invaluable study tool.
December 9, 2010

The local face of NICE
NICE's team of implementation consultants travel the length and breadth of the country providing advice and updates for healthcare professionals and those working in local authorites.
December 1, 2010

Behind the Headlines
Are mums-to-be being given enough advice on weight management during and after pregnancy?
November 22, 2010

Tackling the rise in sexually transmitted infections
The number of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) has reached record levels, with almost half a million new cases diagnosed in the UK last year.
September 16, 2010

Will all pregnant women be made to take a breath test to see if they smoke?
Media reports have claimed that all pregnant women will be put "under pressure" to take a smoking breath test. Here we take a closer look at exactly what was recommended by NICE.
July 26, 2010

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