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Local councils should make it easier for people with disabilities to be active, says NICE

NICE is urging local councils to make it as easy as possible for people with limited mobility to be more active in their area.

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Patients getting faster access to cancer drugs as NICE approves three quarters of the Cancer Drugs Fund

Liver cancer drug, sorafenib has been approved for routine NHS use, marking three quarters of the way through the Cancer Drugs Fund (CDF) without a negative decision.

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Thousands more people could be offered drugs to prevent bone fractures because of osteoporosis

NICE has published new guidance on the use of drugs called bisphosphonates for preventing bone fractures in people at increased risk.

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Pancreatic cancer patients to have routine access to life extending drug after new deal, says NICE

NICE has recommended nab-paclitaxel for routine NHS use after the company agreed a confidential price discount and provided more evidence on its effectiveness.

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