Health Headlines: Commissioning, detecting Alzheimer's and the health and safety 'straitjacket'

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Commissioning – Guardian
Commissioners must engage with voluntary organisations to ensure a diverse range of care providers is developed, a policy expert has said.
Why the NHS must engage with the voluntary sector


Alzheimer's – BBC
A protein in spinal fluid could be used to predict the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease, German researchers have found.
Protein 'helps predict Alzheimer's risk'


Health and safety - The Daily Telegraph
UK police officers and paramedics are prevented from helping members of public because of health and safety fears, an investigation has revealed.
Health and safety straitjacket on 999 crews

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