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Matt Hancock dismisses idea of writing to patients to tell them how to opt out of NHS data sharing

Matt Hancock says ‘data saves lives’ and dismisses idea of sending letters to patients to tell them how they can opt out of controversial NHS data-sharing plan because ‘hardly anyone writes to you these days’ Health Secretary said NHS communication needs to move into the 21st century He unveiled a data strategy that gives patients… Read More »

Something Bothering You? Tell It to Woebot.

Credit…Simone Noronha SectionsSkip to contentSkip to site index The Great Read Something Bothering You? Tell It to Woebot. When your therapist is a bot, you can reach it at 2 a.m. But will it really understand your problems? Credit…Simone Noronha Supported by Continue reading the main story June 1, 2021, 2:00 a.m. ET “I understand… Read More »

'Widespread and dangerous': Facing medical uncertainty, doctors tell patients it's all in their heads

But that doctor was proved wrong when an MRI showed that the girl had acute flaccid myelitis or AFM, a polio-like disease that’s struck hundreds of children since 2014. Erin Olivera, mother of a child with AFM and founder of a private Facebook page for parents of 400 children with the disease, says Bailey’s experience… Read More »