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Bluthochdruck: USA senken Richtwerte für Blutdruck - SPIEGEL ONLINE
see rose (chronic) sick population // Auch Paulus Kirchhof, Direktor des Instituts für Herz-Kreislauf-Wissenschaften an der britischen University of Birmingham, und ebenfalls Autor der europäischen Leitlinien, sieht jetzt sowohl die Ärzte als auch die Patienten in der Pflicht: "Viele Menschen könnten ihren Bluthochdruck senken, indem sie sich mehr bewegen, gesund essen, nicht rauchen, regelmäßig schlafen und wenig Alkohol trinken", sagt Kirchhof. "Ein solches Gespräch müssen Arzt und Patient führen, Medikamente sind nicht immer der richtige Weg." Im individuellen Fall müsse immer abwogen werden, ob das Herz-Kreislauf-Risiko größer sei oder die möglichen Nebenwirkungen einer medikamentösen Therapie.
CVD  high  blood  pressure  hypertension  Statins  Statin  evidence  based  medicine  big  pharma  pharmaceutical  public  health  chronic  sick  population  premature  ageing  sickcare  prevention  healthcare  GP  diet  lifestyle  S.A.D.  western  tobacco  alcohol  self-medication  addiction  food  obesity  Cancer  overweight  sedentary 
3 days ago by asterisk2a
My5 - Episode - Benefits and Bypasses: Billion Pound Patients S1 E1
25bn a year. diet lifestyle - smoking tobacco alcohl food - obesity cvd diabetes amputations complications medication - liver disease
NHS  Austerity  sickcare  demand  chronic  sick  population  obesity  CVD  Cancer  tobacco  alcohol  alcoholism  diet  lifestyle  public  health  prevention  self-medication  coping  maladaptive  mechanism  poverty  education  CEP  STP  CCG  rationing  elective  care  surgery  premature  ageing  demographic  bubble  food  S.A.D.  western  mental 
4 days ago by asterisk2a
NHS faces even worse winter crisis than last year, watchdog warns | Society | The Guardian
In an update on how the NHS in England performed between July and September, NHSI said hospitals did not succeed in freeing up the target of 2,000-3,000 beds by September, which would have helped them cope with the extra winter demand.

NHS leaders and the health secretary, Jeremy Hunt, told hospitals in the spring that they needed to reduce the number of beds occupied due to “delayed transfers of care” – patients who are fit to leave but cannot safely be discharged – to 3.5% of their total number by September. But 5% of beds are still occupied with such cases, NHSI said.
NHS  winter  crisis  bedblocking  bed  blocking  ageing  chronic  sick  population  elective  surgery  Cancer  CVD  diabetes  Council  STP  CEP  CCG  Austerity  rationing  treatment  delay  waiting  times  GP  A&E  adult  social  care  premature  demographic  bubble  sickcare  healthcare  demand 
5 days ago by asterisk2a
Emotional toll of diabetes 'needs more recognition' - BBC News
Three in five said their condition made them feel down. [...] The number of people diagnosed with diabetes - type 1 and type 2 - is on the rise.
According to Diabetes UK, about 700 people are diagnosed every day.
Diabetes  NHS  sickcare  demand  chronic  sick  population  diet  lifestyle 
7 days ago by asterisk2a
'Bed-blocking' in Scottish hospitals falls by 9.6% - BBC News
About 400 people were left in hospital because the social care support they needed in order to live in their own home was not available, while more than 200 had to wait for a place in a nursing home.
Of those who could not leave hospital in September 2017, 1,140 had to wait for for more than three days.
A third of delayed patients had to wait in hospital for more than six weeks - a 2% increase from last year, despite the fall in the figures overall.
NHS  Scotland  bedblocking  bed  blocking  Council  Austerity  adult  social  care  ageing  chronic  sick  population  sickcare  demand  healthcare  public  health  demographic  bubble  premature  Crisis  rationing  elective  surgery  GP  A&E  referral  treatment  delay  waiting  times 
14 days ago by asterisk2a
NHS staff 'working on edge of safety' - BBC News
NHS staff in England are working on the "edge of safety" as rising demand is outstripping the increasing numbers being employed, health bosses say.
There are now 6% more staff than there were three years ago, but demand for services has risen by three times as much in some areas.
NHS Providers, which represents health chiefs, said staff shortages was now the number one concern in the NHS.
NHS  patient  safety  CQC  staff  shortage  Nurses  Doctors  GP  Crisis  recruitment  hiring  locum  Austerity  CEP  STP  rationing  waiting  times  Cancer  CVD  diabetes  premature  sickcare  healthcare  chronic  sick  population  demographic  bubble  ageing  public  health  Council  bedblocking  bed  blocking  demand  winter  A&E 
15 days ago by asterisk2a
Type 2 diabetes 'lowers life expectancies' - BBC News
Having type 2 diabetes lowered life expectancy by five and a half years for some people with the condition.
The health records of three million people in Scotland were used to generate estimated life expectancies.
About 5% of people in Scotland have diabetes, with type 2 making up 90% of cases.
diabetes  sickcare  NHS  Crisis  chronic  sick  population  premature  ageing 
15 days ago by asterisk2a
(4387) How the opioid crisis decimated the American workforce - YouTube
direct link between out of work (injury) and opioid addiction and dropping out of workforce. // &! - Neuroscientist Dr. Carl Hart: People Are Dying in Opioid Crisis Because of Politicians’ Ignorance - needle exchange and free drug purity checks is a step to reducing overdose deaths and first foot in door for rehab (liberal) //&! - American Epidemic: The Nation's Struggle With Opioid Addiction WSJ &! - The Opioid Effect: An Ohio Family Rebuilds After Addiction VICE //&! AMERICA ADDICTED - - A community overwhelmed by opioids &! - Who Profits from the Opioid Crisis? Meet the Secretive Sackler Family Making Billions from OxyContin - watering down regulation and oversight. &! - How Big Pharma & Cartels Got America Addicted to Heroin with Jason Smith &! - US Addiction Epidemic Fuelled By Pharma Corporations (2015) "pill mill" &! - Why Portsmouth, Ohio Became The Epicentre of America's Opioid Crisis &! - Opioid Crisis in Maine &! - Narcan On The Rise &! - Heroin's Children: Inside the US opioid crisis - Fault Lines
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15 days ago by asterisk2a
Wrexham woman's 999 call classed in 'wrong category' - BBC News
A post-mortem examination revealed evidence of a previous heart attack.
Assistant coroner Nicola Jones said it was a "ticking bomb" which nobody knew about. On the night she died, she was suffering heart failure.
public  health  UK  premature  ageing  CVD  Ambulance  A&E  sickcare  healthcare  demand  NHS  Crisis  chronic  sick  population  babyboomers  demographic  bubble 
15 days ago by asterisk2a
NHS offers smartphone GP appointments - BBC News
[privatisation cherry picking, another example, the easiest things ]
"We notice there is an extensive list of patient conditions such as frailty, pregnancy and mental health conditions that are the essence of general practice and which GPs deal with every day, but which are not eligible for this service. &! - NHS launches £100m drive to recruit foreign GPs &! - GP practices close in record numbers &! - Online GP consultation: Opportunity or threat? - two-tier system, creaming off the healthiest patients. cherry picking. see privatisation of elective care and non-challenging adult elderly care. [...] The RCGP argues that existing community practices will be left with lower revenue and having to look after the sickest with the most complex conditions, hence the claim that there was a danger of "twin-track" general practice evolving. ALSO How easy will it be to avoid prescribing antibiotics - just to be on the safe side?"
GP  NHS  Crisis  sickcare  demand  healthcare  chronic  sick  complex  diseases  population  ageing  demographic  bubble  recruitment  hiring  training  staff  shortage  locum  Nurses  Doctor  rationing  waiting  times  treatment  delay  Privatisation  profit  maximisation  Austerity  STP  CEP  elective  surgery  time 
15 days ago by asterisk2a
Jeremy Hunt faces legal action over attempts to 'Americanise' the NHS | The Independent
more two-tier options for users w ACO offering from the get go two-tier adult and social care services/options. AND like most private provides taking on NHS business, avoiding also tax! Hnt himself said in committee hearing that our ageing population is private money fest opportunity.
NHS  Privatisation  Austerity  ACO  CEP  STP  CCG  CQC  rationing  waiting  times  profit  maximisation  neoliberalism  public  health  good  neoliberal  bedblocking  bed  blocking  adult  social  care  Council  disabled  ageing  population  chronic  sick  sickcare  healthcare  demand  demographic  bubble 
16 days ago by asterisk2a
Study shows dementia is biggest killer in affluent areas - BBC News
Dementia and Alzheimer's disease is the leading cause of death in affluent areas in Wales, new figures have shown. [ statistical fluke attributed to longer lifes and better med patient adherens eg statins and reduce alcohol intake - poorer may die earlier - cancer cvd]
dementia  Alzheimer  public  health  sickcare  healthcare  demand  chronic  sick  population  premature  ageing  demographic  bubble  CVD  Cancer  diabetes  obesity  overweight  NHS  Council  adult  social  elderly  care  disabled 
17 days ago by asterisk2a
Gut bacteria 'boost' cancer therapy - BBC News
Two studies, in the journal Science, linked specific species and the overall diversity of the microbiome to the effectiveness of immunotherapy drugs. [...] Those that responded to therapy tended to have a richer, more diverse microbiome than those that did not.
Cancer  microbiome  immunotherapy  epigenetics  chronic  sick  inflammation  autoimmune  disease  gut  leaky  diet  lifestyle  S.A.D.  western  public  health  immune  system  immunesystem  antibiotic  antibiotics  post-antibiotic  chemotherapy 
17 days ago by asterisk2a

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