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Funding Pulled To Improve Neonatal Care by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine It seems the recession is rearing its ugly head again as ministers cancel plans to help fund a programme to improve the quality of care for very sick babies. A report pub ... Read on »
Girls As Young As Seven Unhappy With Body Image by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine A survey has revealed the worrying facts that young girls at just seven years old would choose to change the way they look while 50 per cent of 16 to 21 year olds would opt ... Read on »
Number Of Down’s Pregnancies Climbing by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine New research has revealed that due to an increasing amount of women waiting longer to start a family, there has been a steep rise in the number of Down’s pregnancies. Ove ... Read on »
Brits Are A Nation Of Chinese Food Lovers by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine After decades of Brits preferring a good burn up for a taste of the exotic, sales have now shifted as all things Chinese rather than Indian take the leader board. Market ... Read on »
First Womb Transplant in Two Years Time? by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Scientists in Britain claim they will have the ability to undertake the first ever womb transplant in a matter of just two years. The researchers have found a way to transpl ... Read on »
Alcohol Reduces Chances of IVF Success by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine New research has been published revealing that women are at risk of reducing their chances of conceiving through IVF if they indulge in just a moderate couple of glasses of ... Read on »
Majority of Cot Deaths Linked to Co-sleeping by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine A study has revealed that the main cause of cots deaths is the baby sleeping with their parents, with the situation exacerbated by the adults drinking or taking drugs. A ... Read on »
‘Best Chef in the World’ Accused of ‘Poisoning’ by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine The food world has been shaken up after a food writer has done the unthinkable and accused Ferran Adria - regularly referred to as the best chef in the world - of unknowingl ... Read on »
Cheap Champagne This Christmas? by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine There should be extra cause to pop the cork this festive season - the price of champagne is expected to rapidly drop due to the economic downturn. Industry experts predic ... Read on »
New Technique Offers Hope For Inoperable Cancers by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine New hope is being offered to cancer patients with inoperable tumours, as a revolutionary new technique has been revealed whereby minuscule magnetic particles will  be heated ... Read on »
Keith Floyd’s Family & Friends Said Final Goodbyes by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Extravagant TV chef Keith Floyd had his final goodbyes from family and friends yesterday as he was buried in a wicker coffin constructed from banana leaves. There was a dist ... Read on »
Probiotic Drink Benefits Claims Thrown Out by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine The claims we have been fed by numerous adverts telling us how beneficial it would be for our digestive systems to drink a probiotic a day thinking the “good bacteria” would ... Read on »
Schoolgirl Died From Chest Tumour Not Cervarix Jab by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine It has been confirmed at an inquest in Coventry today that Schoolgirl Natalie Morton died due to a large tumour in her chest and not as a result of receiving the injection t ... Read on »
English Wine Production Blossoms by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine English vineyard owners embarked on the first day of the harvesting season yesterday as wine experts suggest a sharp rise in the volume of home-grown wine production over th ... Read on »
SNP Proposes Minimun Charge For Alcohol by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine The SNP have had support from an academic report which backs the party’s plans to ensure alcohol should be charged at a minimum price, in order to potentially save hundreds ... Read on »
Drug Proved to Reduce the Rate at which Parkinson’s Develops by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Researchers have discovered a drug that has for the first time been proven to slow down the rate at which Parkinson’s disease develops - meaning great news for the approxima ... Read on »
Look Out, Junior Doctors About! by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine OK, so it’s not like we choose when we get ill, but if we there was a choice, I would recommend avoiding a certain day in August to go suffering a heart attack. That day, ... Read on »
Breast Cancer Patients Live Longer If Original Tumour Removed by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Researchers have announced that women with secondary cancer following a tumour in their breast have a much higher chance of surviving if their original tumour was removed. ... Read on »
Trans Gender Surgery Could Be Offered To Under 18’s by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Experts in the field of sex change are currently re-hashing UK guidelines on “hormone blockers” which could result in under 16’s being permitted to take them as well as tran ... Read on »
Scientists Find a Cure For Colour Blindness by Nick B. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Genetic scientists have made a breakthrough discovery, capable of curing colour blindness - a condition that affects millions worldwide. Scientists working on the project ... Read on »