In depth: Olympic and Paralympic Games 2012

Kim Daybell

Poll shows the power of sport

Vote shows belief that Olympics will have a legacy for the nation's health

Temporary GMC registraion

London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic doctors

Hundreds of overseas doctors have been granted temporary GMC registration for the Olympic and Paralympic Games.


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Students decide...
Opinion is divided over the likely health legacy of the Olympics

Going for gold
How junior doctors are helping deliver the Games legacy

Health on the starting block
NHS London's Games preparations

On its marks
How the Health Protection Agency will keep the public safe

Meals behind the medals
Sponsorship controversy is nothing new

Why juniors changeover should be an Olympic sport

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Doctors at sporting events

Read our advice in this key report on giving medical support at sporting events.

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The role of sport in tackling obesity

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