Friday 13 December 2019

Medical

Watford hospital tops health watchdog league for second year running

Watford hospital tops health watchdog league for second year running  A Watford hospital is celebrating being ‘top of the league’ for the second consecutive year following figures...

Rheumatology: Osteoporosis

A middle-aged patient in my clinic might have slipped and fallen on their outstretched hand.  After six weeks in plaster for a broken wrist a good friend suggested they may...

Shoulder Joint Arthritis

Glenohumeral Joint arthritis is a common condition. Most people have heard of hip and knee replacements, but shoulder replacement is less common. In fact shoulder...

Emma and Miriam welcome NICE cerebral palsy guidelines

Adult Cerebral Palsy Hub, set up by Emma Livingstone and Miriam Creeger last year, have welcomed new guidelines from the National Institute of Health...

Eczema in children. Keeping skin healthy

In the UK, one in five babies and children get eczema, otherwise known as ‘Dermatitis’. Eczema is an itchy, inflammatory skin condition. It can...

Behind the Business Card – Evelyn Diamond – Essentially Medical

Essentially Medical, an independent medical education company, was started by Shenley-based Evelyn Diamond in 2004. After 10 years of working as Marketing Manager in...

Top charity to lobby government over millions in social care shortfall

Leon Symons Jewish Care is launching a 3-pronged campaign to persuade the government to give local authorities enough money to pay the true cost...