numbers of in-patients detained in hospitals under the Mental Health Act 1983 and patientssubject to supervised community treatment
Report urges mental health screening for service personnel
Servicemen and women should be routinely screened for mental health problems throughouttheir time in the armed forces, a Government-commissioned report said today
Extra mental health nurses for troops promised
Additional dedicated nurses for troops and veterans with mental health problems and a 24-hourhelpline are to be introduced to tackle the "national scandal" of post-conflict suicides, Liam Foxannounced today
Mephedrone ban 'not deterring users'
New research carried out in Northern Ireland suggests that the UK's recent ban on mephedronehas failed to stop people from using the drug
Enquiries about mephedrone rose last year
There has been a significant increase in enquiries about the recreational drug mephedrone, theHealth Protection Agency has said
NICE: Alzheimer's disease - donepezil, galantamine, rivastigmine and memantine(review): appraisal consultation Groups hail Alzheimer's drug U-turn by health watchdog
Hundreds of thousands more patients in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease could get drugtreatments following a U-turn by the health watchdog
Drug addicts 'spit out methadone substitute to resell'
Some drug addicts in Scotland who take the heroin substitute methadone under supervision arereselling it later after spitting it out
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