Lyme disease

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NICE sets out how to diagnose and treat Lyme disease. New NICE guidance will help GPs, specialists and other health professionals spot a potential diagnosis of Lyme disease. Lyme disease […]

Antibiotic resistance

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Antibiotic resistance is now “common” in urinary tract infections The number of urinary tract infections (UTIs) caused by drug resistant bacteria is increasing, new data shows. The ‘English Surveillance Programme […]

MOvember

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Algarve Health and Social Care, in partnership with East Algarve Walking Football, embracing the spirit of MOvember to raise awareness of prostate cancer and other men’s health issues here in […]

Antibiotics

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Use antibiotics effectively to reduce drug-resistance Good management of antibiotics can halve the number of people picking-up drug-resistant infections in hospital, new data suggests. Research, published in the Lancet, has […]