Tag = ‘health’

Oct 2010

NHS Statistics

I was extremely annoyed this evening to see a Newsnight report in which one lady announced that there are two managers to every nurse in the NHS and how can it possibly take 100 people to run a hospital.  From her non-existent experience of working in a hospital, she told the world that you can run a hospital on far fewer people if they are the right staff.

Nov 2007

Cancer Risk

In the news this week has been a story about cancer risk . A major reivew of scientific studies from the last five years has concluded that pretty much everyone should lose weight, not drink any alcoh..