NICE calls on third sector and public bodies to work together to prevent loneliness in older people

Some older people should be sent to dance groups or choirs to help maintain their health, says NICE

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NICE recommends new lung cancer drug pembrolizumab

Hundreds of people with advanced lung cancer will now have access to new drug pembrolizumab, also known as Keytruda, after NICE recommends it for routine NHS use.

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Millions should be offered routine HIV testing, NICE and Public Health England say on World Aids Day

HIV testing should be offered in A&Es and GP practices depending on local HIV prevalence, says NICE and PHE in new guidance

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Drive smoothly to reduce harmful effects of air pollution, says NICE

NICE recommends lorry and bus drivers drive ‘smoothly’ to help reduce harmful air pollution linked to 25,000 deaths a year in new draft guidance.

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