Does religion have a place in medicine?

Help

A Christian GP has been given a written warning for suggesting to a patient that his faith could help cure him.

The General Medical Council said Dr Richard Scott risked bringing his profession into disrepute by discussing his religion.

He is now appealing against the ruling and tells BBC Radio 5 live Breakfast's Nicky Campbell that there is no doubt Christianity can be a cure.

For more Radio 5 live stories, please visit the Best Bits page of the website.

Copyright © 2018 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.