The British Medical Association
3 May 2013
Doctors leaders have welcomed news that the drinks industry has failed in its legal bid to stop mini...
Tags: minimum pricing, alcohol, scotland,
30 April 2013
The BMA is calling on MEPs to think about the public-health impact of alcohol as they consider Scotl...
Tags: minimum pricing, alcohol, binge drinking, scotland
29 April 2013
The ban on cigarette displays at point of sale in Scotland’s larger shops has finally come int...
Tags: tobacco advertising, smoking, age for the purchase of cigarettes, smoking in public places, scotland
26 April 2013
Scottish GPs will get the lowest percentage increase anywhere in the UK following a decision from th...
Tags: pay, pay protection, general practitioners, review body on doctors’ and dentists’ remuneration, scotland
24 April 2013
The BMA is urging doctors to back a campaign to make the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow smoke fr...
Tags: tobacco advertising, smoking, sport and exercise, scotland
15 April 2013
Hospital doctors in Scotland are being reminded that they no longer have to pay to belong to a natio...
Tags: junior doctors, scotland, health boards, criminality records check
6 April 2013
The BMA should investigate what Scottish independence could mean for association members working nor...
Tags: medical students conference, medical students committee, Scotland, devolution
3 April 2013
The BMA has welcomed Scotland’s ‘bold step’ of aiming to become smoke-free by 2034...
Tags: smoking, smoking in public places, scotland, scottish council
27 March 2013
GPs have broadly welcomed expansion of the Scottish Patient Safety Programme into primary care, but ...
Tags: general practice, patient safety, scotland
26 March 2013
The BMA has said that an initiative that allows people to post online feedback about health services...
Tags: quality of care, scotland
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14 minutes ago
Competition will undermine care and increase costs, GPs warn #lmclive
about 3 hours ago
GPs urge frank discussion on future of NHS #lmclive http://t.co/7qverPzAGk
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