Top Ten Tweets That Travelled Through The Timeline - Issue 5

Tweets, Links and Letters

1. Je Suis Charlie.


2. If you have to explain your logo then it probably isn't working. Maybe the new communications manager can help.


Princess Alexandra Hospital

3. If you can make the time why not register. It's free and PCNR is exhibiting. Drop by and say hello!


6C's Conference at Leicester Racecourse

4. Seconded. This works as much for clinical staff communicating with patients as it does for those writing research papers for clinical staff.


Alison Atkin‏ @alisonatkin

You can still write for 'experts' using language that is easily understood by all.

5. Bit of Politics. Made us chuckle.


Big up the NHS  @butNHS

This seen in Hinchinbrooke this week. Really. Good to see humour in adversity.


6. The January diet beginneth! So easy to gain, so hard to lose.


Nutrition411 @Nutrition411com

How many calories does it take to gain or lose a pound?: 

7. So, yes. And No. Probably still best to try and quit smoking in the new year though.


BBC Health News @bbchealth

So is cancer mostly 'bad luck' or not? 

8. Is it us or is healthcare provision just getting too complicated?

Dr Robert Morley ‏@drbobmorley

@GPonlinenews " Labour calls for more GPs in emergency departments" . Patients and GPs call for more GPs in general practice.

9. I'm sure we can all understand the sentiment but is this really a solution to improved cancer diagnosis or just an open door for the 'worried well? 


The BMJ ‏@bmj_latest 

Patients will have the option to refer themselves for #cancer tests in pilot programme @NHSEngland

10. A long overdue show of support for Nursing Home staff. We agree.


WeNurses @WeNurses

Fabulous blog on Nursing in Nursing Homes by @clarahopscotch … Well worth a read