5-a-day is enough

New research in The BMJ shows that there is no overall benefit in eating more than 5 portions of fruit and veg a day.

Full text can be found here, on The BMJ website. Athens login NOT required.



BMJ changes

The BMJ has recently had a facelift and is now known as The BMJ… as they say, they are now “the definite article.”

Online access to the journal via Athens is not affected.

There is a new website, accessible via the link below:


Items which may be of interest are the new subject specific blogs on a range of topics from diabetes to palliative care, with a blog aimed specifically at junior doctors.

The blogs can be accessed here