Health Headlines: Medical tourism threat, screening and liver disease

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Medical tourism threat - The Guardian
The government's reforms will create 'internal medical tourism' in England are 'fatally flawed', according to GPC chairman Dr Laurence Buckman.
NHS shakeup will hurt poor and help rich, says BMA committee chairman


Screening - The Daily Telegraph
Up to 100,000 people are at risk of heart attacks due to familial hypercholesterolaemia, which causes extreme cholesterol levels. NHS failing to screen 100,000 people for heart condition: report

Liver Disease -The Daily Mail
The number of young drinkers admitted to hospital with liver problems has risen by more than 50% over the last 10 years, NHS figures show. Number of under-30s with liver disease soars 50% in a decade as doctors warn figures are tip of the iceberg

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