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BMA European Brief (April 2016)

The BMA European Office publishes a European Brief, providing updates on issues and developments which may affect or be of interest to UK doctors.

This bulletin includes updates on:

• Brexit update
• Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) update
• Report demonstrates that minimum unit pricing is more effective than taxation
• Regulatory solutions required to tackle chronic diseases
• MEPs vote to limit use of controversial herbicide
• European Parliament votes to scrap nutrient profiles
• European Parliament approves data protection proposals
• MEPs vote to limit public access to data on medicinal safety and efficacy