Receptionists 'putting people off' seeing their GPs
"Receptionists may 'put people off' seeing their GP by asking questions about symptoms," ITV News reports on a widely covered study carried out by Cancer Research UK.
The study is part of an ongoing project looking at reasons why some people don't seek advice for potential "early warning signs" for certain cancers, such as:
With many cancers an early diagnosis increases the chances of a good outlook, and possibly a cure.
The researchers surveyed around 2,000 people in Britain. They identified a number of potential barriers to people visiting their GP. This included... read more
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