NHS Networks: 11/11/11

Report published by NHS Diabetes calls for more investment in specialist diabetes care.
 
Six out of ten people with dementia in England go undiagnosed. This means almost 400,000 people could be going without the vital support the NHS and social care services can offer.

News from NHS Networks: Cancer

In its latest draft guidance, the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) intends to advise the NHS against routinely prescribing a drug that can be used to delay the growth of a particular type of breast cancer.
 
NICE has set out recommendations for the treatment of colorectal cancer from diagnosis through to management, ongoing care and support.