• By Dr Luke Mitcheson, consultant clinical psychologist, South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust
    22 December 2016

    Luke highlights the issues people with co-occurring mental illness and substance use face when they try to seek help.

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  • Karen Bromley, nurse consultant in children and young people's palliative care
    20 December 2016

    Karen tells us why and how we all strive for normality in the face of death.

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  • Dr Gill Davies, consultant in dental public health at Public Health England
    15 December 2016

    Dr Gill Davies urges parents and carers to help children look after their baby teeth.

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  • Jakki Cowley, guideline committee member
    14 December 2016

    Jakki tells us what she hopes the new 'Management of coexisting severe mental illness and substance misuse' guidance will achieve.

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  • Stephen Harrison and Paul Nash
    12 December 2016

    Stephen and Paul both provide spiritual care for dying children and their families. For many people the word ‘spiritual’ is read with religious connotations. They tell us why they are pleased the new NICE ‘End of life care for children’ guidance broadens this definition…

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  • Mark Hawkins-Dady
    09 December 2016

    Mark tells us about the problems he and his neighbours have experienced with air pollution.

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