Patients with high-risk skin cancer have new treatment option

Patients with high-risk skin cancer have new treatment option

Hundreds of patients with a type of advanced skin cancer are set to benefit from a new treatment, dabrafenib plus trametinib.

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New “life changing” procedure can be offered to adults with severe asthma on NHS

New “life changing” procedure can be offered to adults with severe asthma on NHS

Procedure could be an option for adults with severe asthma whose symptoms cannot be adequately controlled with drugs

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Feedback encouraged to allow use of life extending treatment on NHS for those with blood cancer

Feedback encouraged to allow use of life extending treatment on NHS for those with blood cancer

CAR-T considered to be an exciting innovation which can cure some patients but very expensive

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Antibiotics should not be issued as first line of treatment for a cough, says NICE and PHE

Antibiotics should not be issued as first line of treatment for a cough, says NICE and PHE

People should take honey or cough medicines instead but speak to their GP if it persists for longer than three weeks

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