HM Inspectorate of Prisons. Prison inspections and surveys of prisoners and staff in England reveal a “depressing picture” of “very limited” services for problem drinking inmates, which leave them with poor prospects on release. Summary Introduction from HM Chief Inspector of Prisons For some time, prison inspections have been describing the gap between the needs … Continue reading
Parkes T., MacAskill S., Brooks O. et al. NHS Health Scotland, What does the Scottish Prison Service need to do to adequately address alcohol problems among inmates? This needs assessment funded by the Scottish Government assesses the size of the problem, identifies the gaps, and recommends ways to plug them based on a review of … Continue reading
The UK government is still striving to pull the economy out of recession by, among others, cutting social welfare where possible. But do you think that the government’s cumulated actions on saving money here and there so far can threaten the people’s health and poverty levels? Please give your opinion. Meanwhile, please read the latest … Continue reading
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Nigeria is a federal republic of 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). On April 16, President Goodluck Jonathan of the ruling People’s Democratic Party (PDP), who had assumed the presidency in May 2010 following his predecessor’s death, won election to a four-year term, along with Vice President Mohammed Namadi Sambo, also of the … Continue reading
Remember that old saying, “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”? Getting checked early can help you stop diseases like cancer, diabetes, and osteoporosis in the very beginning, when they’re easier to treat. Screening tests can spot illnesses even before you have symptoms. Which screening tests you need depends on your age, … Continue reading