GPs told to give patients face-to-face appointments or be investigated

It follows mounting unrest within the Cabinet and growing anger from Tory MPs about measures that one of the Government’s own scientific advisers described as “irrational”.  Professor Peter Openshaw, who sits on the the New and Emerging Respiratory Virus Threats Advisory Group (Nervtag), highlighted complaints about the fact that large groups could meet for sports […]

NHS issued 2,000 homeopathic prescriptions in 2019 despite ban

Doctors prescribed homeopathic medicines more than 2,000 times last year despite the therapies being “blacklisted” by the NHS, The Telegraph can reveal. GPs made out 2,165 prescriptions for homeopathic remedies in 2019, new data shows, apparently ignoring a 2017...