When is it OK to eat whale meat?

A new study published in the journal Science suggests that eating whale meat can actually improve your health.The researchers say the evidence supports the idea that eating whales can help reduce your risk of dying of a heart attack or stroke, or from cancer, stroke, and diabetes.According to the researchers, the whale meat is high …

NHS cuts 2,500 staff as NHS cuts its funding

NHS England is cutting 2,400 staff as it begins to axe funding for social care services in the wake of the data breach, with the announcement likely to reignite concerns about staffing levels.The announcement follows a decision by the Department of Health (DH) to cut £3.5bn in funding for the NHS last year.The money will …

New medical information bill has its first sponsor

A new medical information privacy bill introduced by the House would let patients see how their medical records are used and whether companies are tracking them.The Privacy Protection Act, which would allow individuals to get more information about health data and provide greater protections for personal information, would apply to companies that hold or receive …