Health & Beauty

Nuffield Health becomes first private hospital group to gain prestigious healthcare safety award

Nuffield health, the uK’s leading not for profit healthcare charity, is the first private hospital group to achieve the nhs litigation authority (nhsla) level three – the highest level - for risk management after volunteering to be assessed against the standards.

Back pain? move, don't rest!

Move if you have back pain, this is the advice of a researcher at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg. Patients with acute lower back pain who were advised to stay active despite the pain fared better than those who were told to adjust their activity in line with their pain.