Health

Winter campaign focuses on antibiotic resistance

With the winter weather comes the usual colds, coughs and sore throats – but the best way to treat these common infections is with plenty of fluids, rest and painkillers – not antibiotics. That’s the…

The importance of dental care

Dedication and commitment are just two words that describe the oral health team at NHS Tayside. The small group of 10 is in the process of transforming oral health in vulnerable adults across the…

Partnership approach to addiction

What makes a good drug and alcohol support service? These were the questions that the Care Inspectorate and Healthcare Improvement Scotland asked when they worked together to look at developing best practice for inspecting this complex…