Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Best of the Rest

Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Best of the Rest

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HOW TO STAY WELL Channel 4, 8.30pm OTHER than crime dramas, our appetite for programmes about health and hospitals, both real and fictional, seems ever increasing.

In this new series, GPs Phil Kieran and Helen Lawal and A&E doctor Javid Abdelmoneim investigate worrying medical stories, finding out which ones people should really be concerned about and what can be done to stay healthy.

In the first edition, Javid heads to the New Forest to discover whether it is possible to get Lyme disease while walking the dog, Phil carries out an experiment to learn if smart phones are affecting men's fertility, and Helen looks into new research into how far a sneeze can carry disease.

HORIZON: CYBER ATTACK - THE DAY THE NHS STOPPED BBC2, 9pm LAST month, our hospitals were left vulnerable after the NHS was hit by one of the biggest cyber attacks in history.

Dr Kevin Fong Operations and appointments were cancelled, CT scanners infected and ambulances diverted as up to 40 hospital trusts became infected by a 'ransomware' attack demanding payment to regain access to vital medical records. …

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