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15 September 2017 0 Comments Posted in Medical Negligence, Opinion

Is male cosmetic surgery on the rise?

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Cosmetic surgery has been popular with women for a long time, however the topic has generally been a taboo subject among men. But, as more men seek out cosmetic surgery treatments, could this all be about to change?

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11 September 2017 0 Comments Posted in Medical Negligence

3 things you need to know about the UK cosmetic surgery industry

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Is the cosmetic industry as safe as you are led to believe? Ben Lees explores the findings of the report published by the Nuffield Council of Bioethics, and what you need to know about the UK cosmetic surgery industry…

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1 September 2017 0 Comments Posted in Medical Negligence

Know the facts: the dangers of common cosmetic procedures

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London is a hub of cosmetic procedures and often at the cutting edge of new techniques. But is this growing industry as safe as some might want you to believe?

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5 January 2017 0 Comments Posted in Medical Negligence, Opinion

Study suggests NHS catastrophe looms for post-Brexit Britain

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Leading up to the EU referendum, the NHS was used by both sides of the debate to gain political leverage. The certainties of what will come to pass are still unclear, but as the country takes stock, a number of new studies are revealing an alarming truth; that the NHS is heading towards a potentially catastrophic shortfall in nursing.

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The world’s changed, but has its view on disabilities?

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In 1992, the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed that the 3rd of December would be known as the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD). This year, it coincides with the UK Disability History Month, which is running from 22 November to 22 December.

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25 November 2016 0 Comments Posted in Medical Negligence, Opinion

5 concerning mistakes London hospitals keep making

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In 2015, as many as 1 in 3 London hospital trusts saw patients suffering because of incidents that should never be allowed to happen. These incidents are officially referred to as ‘Never Events’ and are labelled as mistakes that should not occur under any circumstances.

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5 February 2016 0 Comments Posted in Medical Negligence, Opinion

Pressure ulcers: Why prevention is better than cure

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I have been reading the recent Flynn report, which was published following the conclusion of Operation Jasmine. Operation Jasmine was a major Gwent Police investigation which started in 2005. The aim of Operation Jasmine was to look into 63 deaths in care homes and nursing homes in south east Wales which were a cause for concern.

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18 November 2014 0 Comments Posted in Videos, Withy King Insights

Royds Withy King Insights: Delayed Diagnosis of Cancer

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Even though there have been significant advances in medical treatment in the fight against cancer, a delayed diagnosis can be devastating, especially when early treatment is key to fighting the disease. But sadly we have seen cases where cancer has not been …

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22 August 2012 0 Comments Posted in News

Withy King and Barclays pull off quiz with a difference

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Withy King and Barclays have joined forces to organise a young professionals event in Bath. The initiative is aimed at providing an opportunity for young people starting out their career in the city to network with business peers and form …

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