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ICGP Annual Conference and AGM 2019, Dublin

ICGP Annual Conference and AGM 2019, Dublin By sa | May 15, 2019 ShareTweetShareWhatsAppEmail0 Shares ‘Confused’ guidance on folic acid, GPs told By Catherine Reilly | May 15, 2019 Women face “a lot of barriers” in accessing folic acid and receive “confused” public health messages, thereby increasing the risks of neural tube defects (NTDs) in…

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Genetics a key factor in developing atopic eczema

A family history of atopic disease increases the risk of developing atopic eczema by 60 per cent, delegates at the PCDSI conference in Galway were informed. In a presentation on the condition by Clinical Lead for Dermatology, St Mary’s, Charing Cross and Hammersmith Hospitals, UK, Dr Eleanor Mallon, delegates heard that atopic eczema is very…

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NAGP ‘cautiously welcomes’ Govt announcement on general practice investment

The NAGP has given a cautious welcome to recently announced Government measures to invest in general practice. The agreement was reached between the Government and IMO, which will be balloting its members. “The NAGP committee will wait to see the full document yet to be released before advising its members with regard to the proposal,”…

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