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Prime editing: DNA tool could correct 89% of genetic defects
21 Oct 2019 16:00
New technology - called prime editing - is like a "genetic word processor" able to re-write DNA.
Cancer research: Scientists seek clues to how disease 'is born'
21 Oct 2019 01:32
Cancer researchers from the UK and US are teaming up to search for the very earliest signs of cancer.
Dementia in football: Ex-players three and a half times more likely to die of condition
21 Oct 2019 15:55
Former professional footballers are three and a half times more likely to die of dementia than people of the same age range in the general population, according to new research.
Air pollution 'triggers hundreds more heart attacks and strokes'
21 Oct 2019 07:05
People also suffer more strokes and asthma attacks on days when air quality is poor, academics say.
Fat found in overweight people's lungs
18 Oct 2019 03:18
The findings could explain why being overweight or obese increases asthma risk, researchers say.
'George Michael' comment NHS doctor struck off
21 Oct 2019 15:09
The NHS bowel surgeon told patients to "assume the George Michael position", a tribunal hears.
Important information for patients
Practice handles medical records in-line with laws on data protection and confidentiality
We share medical records with those who are involved in providing you with care and treatment. This is on a need to know basis and event by event
In some circumstances we will also share medical records for medical research, for example to find out more about why people get ill
We share information when the law requires us to do so, for example, when we are inspected or reporting certain illness or safeguarding vulnerable people
Your data is used to check the quality of care provided by the NHS
You have the right to be given a copy of your medical record (save in exceptional circumstances)
You have the right to object to your medical records being shared with those who provide you with care
You have the right to object to your information being used for medical research and to plan health services
You have the right to have any mistakes corrected and to complain to the Information Commissioner’s Office. Please speak to a member of staff for more information about your rights
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