On this page: List of news items about health,
lifesciences, animals, wildlife and nature
from, about, mentioning or affecting
the United Kingdom or parts of it.
News incl. lifesciences, animals, wildlife & nature
from or mentioning the United Kingdom
The articles listed below include news from, about or mentioning the United Kingdom (UK).
Public health nursing in the UK
Nursing services are a vital part of the suite of professional skills used to provide and support public health initiatives in the UK. Although the importance of public health nursing is widely rec...
Horses respond to human facial expressions
Horses respond to human facial expressions according to recent research in psychology (Sussex Univ, UK). Although showing photographs to horses while monitoring the horse's heart rate might be a re...
Vet charity warning about pet obesity
Pet obesity is a major animal health issue. Almost half of adults surveyed recently were not aware of the risks to and adverse effects on their pets health posed by obesity, which can include the r...
Medics plea to UK politicians: No More Games with A&E
The recent BMA plea to politicians uses the slogan: No More Games with A&E. Just weeks ahead of the UK general election on 7 May is perhaps one of the best opportunities to try to extract promises ...
25 Mar '15 | Emergency Medicine | UK
Education: For Exams or Moral Character ?
School education encompasses many areas of child development. Although exam results matter, it is argued that moral character including virtues such as self-discipline, fairness and courage, matter...