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Top tips: talking about weight

2019-02-21T12:00:00+00:00By ,

Jane Diggle and Dr Pam Brown offer 10 top tips on initiating conversations about weight and motivating people to make healthy changes

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Top tips: anaemia in adults

2018-08-09T07:23:00+01:00By

Dr Toni Hazell offers 10 practical tips exploring the best ways to investigate and manage anaemia in adults, and how to address patient concerns

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Malnutrition management requires a holistic approach

2017-09-21T14:39:00+01:00By Dr Rachel Pryke

Dr Rachel Pryke highlights key factors to consider when assessing malnutrition risk in primary care, and discusses when and how to offer treatment

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Eating disorders: patients need early diagnosis and rapid treatment

2016-12-15T00:00:00+00:00By Dr Richard Sly

Dr Richard Sly explains how early diagnosis and treatment is crucial in eating disorders and why GPs should recognise and refer patients for prompt intervention

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GPs should tailor weight-loss advice to individuals’ needs

2015-07-01T00:00:00+01:00By Dr Peymane Adab

Dr Peymane Adab reviews the newly published NICE guideline on maintaining a healthy weight and preventing excess weight gain and the pivotal role of primary care

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Final version - Nutramigen 1,2 & 3 FDG

Nutramigen™ 1, 2 & 3 with LGG®

2019-04-18T13:58:00+01:00Commissioned by Mead Johnson Nutrition

Information intended for healthcare professionals only.

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Nutramigen™ PURAMINO™

2019-03-14T11:37:00+00:00Commissioned by Mead Johnson Nutrition

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Related Guidelines summaries

  • BAPEN adult malnutrition guideline

    Mon, 13 Aug 2018 15:02 GMT

    A summary on the identification and management of adult malnutrition in the community. Includes the ‘MUST’ tool and a treatment algorithm.

  • iMAP cow's milk allergy guideline

    Wed, 15 Nov 2017 11:47 GMT

    Concise summary on cow’s milk allergy in infants that covers history taking, diagnosis, and referral. Includes presentation and management algorithms.

  • BAPEN lung cancer nutritional care guideline

    Wed, 08 Feb 2017 21:35 GMT

    A brief summary of BAPEN guidance on the assessment and management of malnutrition in lung cancer patients. It also includes a useful care pathway.

  • NICE anaemia in CKD guideline

    Fri, 12 Jun 2015 00:00 GMT

    This summary on the management of anaemia in people with chronic kidney disease features a treatment algorithm to help with clinical practice.

  • NICE vitamin D guideline

    Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00 GMT

    An up-to-date summary of the recommendations set out in the NICE guideline on increasing vitamin D supplement use among groups at risk of deficiency.