Health News

Foreign patients owe the NHS £27MILLION from last year alone

Foreign patients owe the NHS £27MILLION from last year as experts fear overseas visitors see the health service as a ‘soft touch’ Over the past four years, the NHS has missed out on £76million, figures show Experts call the figures ‘ridiculous’, adding ‘we cannot afford to treat the world’ This is despite the Government cracking […]

Health News

Health watchdog U-turns on first ever treatment for progressive MS

Health watchdog approves first ever treatment for progressive form of MS as charity hails ‘landmark’ U-turn by NICE following pressure from a 21,000-strong petition Ocrelizumab is the first ever drug to effectively treat primary progressive MS Last year NHS rationing watchdog NICE said £9,600 price tag was too steep MS Society spent seven months campaigning […]