Yes, it’s five years since the ban on smoking in indoor public places came into force.  Has the ban achieved anything?  Or was the effort all a waste of time. The answer is that the ban has been a spectacular … Continue reading

Oh, is it that time of the year again ?  Yes, it’s Polypill time again. It is nearly a decade since we first started hearing about the polypill as a preventative of cardiovascular disease.  Since then, it’s gone through an … Continue reading

We recently described the findings of the National Diabetes Audit report which were at odds with GMS QOF statistics.  The fallout has reached the most exalted peaks; even landing in the medical equivalent of Valhalla, namely the GMS QOF / … Continue reading