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NICE recommends wider use of tests to detect cancer-causing genetic condition

In draft guidance published today for consultation NICE has recommended that everyone who is diagnosed with colorectal cancer should be tested for an inherited genetic condition called Lynch syndrome (LS).

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New treatment recommended for kidney cancer

People with kidney cancer set to benefit from a new innovative immunotherapy, after NICE says it should be available on the NHS.

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NICE calls for increased use of magnesium sulfate in preterm labour

A new quality standard NICE sets out improvements to help mothers and babies.

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Home care services should give people more responsibility to manage their medicines, says NICE

NICE is urging home care staff to make sure they give people direct responsibility for their own medicines wherever possible, with help from family or carers if needed.

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