Child getting vaccine - NICE draft guidance on flu vaccination

More people who can get the flu jab for free should be vaccinated, says NICE

NICE is calling for people who are eligible for free flu vaccination to be offered it at every opportunity.

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COPD - chronic obstructive pulmonary disease pill

NICE approves COPD treatment roflumilast for routine NHS use

Thousands of patients to benefit from roflumilast, also known as Daxas, to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) after NICE says it should be more widely available.

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Digital therapy for helping treat anxiety and depression

New programme will assess how digital therapies can help treat anxiety and depression

NICE is to start assessing new digital therapies that will help treat more people with anxiety and depression.

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stomach cramps Ustekinumab for Crohn's disease IBD

New type of treatment for Crohn’s disease is approved by NICE

Following NICE recommendations, patients with Crohn’s disease will have routine NHS access to drug ustekinumab, which offers a new way of treating the condition.

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