I teach my registrars to be aware how a consultation is making them feel: that can give valuable clues to the patient’s own emotional state.
Rather than an infantry advancing on Downing Street, Labour resembled a wounded army in need of convalescence.
The Labour leader's speech was politically astute and intellectually coherent, but it rarely inspired.
It will be funded by a mansion tax, cracking down on tax avoidance and fees for tobacco firms.
Labour leader will outline six "national goals" for the next decade in his conference speech.
Ed Miliband is expected to announce the policy in his conference speech tomorrow.
Could it be that, in a digital age, people are left missing physical touch? Sophie McBain goes under-cuddle to find out.
Juliet Jacques worked for the NHS through many of the reforms of recent years. Here, she tells the story of her personal involvement with the health service, from the audible gasps and moans from staff as the Coalition’s new structure was unveiled, to joining the dole queue once her job ceased to exist.
Dr Phil Whitaker’s Health Matters column.
The biggest danger to the Scottish NHS is independence.
Even after an eating disorder is a thing of the past, an action as trivial as flipping through a rack of t-shirts can be difficult.
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