Coronavirus: Doctors in South West England were sent ‘clearly used’ gloves in PPE blunder

Doctors in the South West of England were sent disposable gloves that had ‘clearly been used’ and have been warned not to use them in another PPE blunder. The gloves, sent to GPs in parts of Bristol, South Gloucestershire and Somerset, appeared to have been used already but then packaged in unopened boxes. In a … Read more Coronavirus: Doctors in South West England were sent ‘clearly used’ gloves in PPE blunder

US coronavirus: Doctors warn US will see ‘darkest days’ after Thanksgiving

Doctors are warning that the US will see the ‘darkest days in modern medical history’ in the weeks after Thanksgiving as the daily COVID-19 death toll hits the highest since May and hospitalizations continue to surge to record highs. Millions of Americans took to the skies and the highways in the days leading up to … Read more US coronavirus: Doctors warn US will see ‘darkest days’ after Thanksgiving

US coronavirus: Doctors warn US will see ‘darkest days’ after Thanksgiving

Doctors are warning that the US will see the ‘darkest days in modern medical history’ in the weeks after Thanksgiving as the daily COVID-19 death toll hits the highest since May and hospitalizations continue to surge to record highs. Millions of Americans took to the skies and the highways in the days leading up to … Read more US coronavirus: Doctors warn US will see ‘darkest days’ after Thanksgiving

Coronavirus: Doctors in South West England were sent ‘clearly used’ gloves in PPE blunder

Doctors in the South West of England were sent disposable gloves that had ‘clearly been used’ and have been warned not to use them in another PPE blunder. The gloves, sent to GPs in parts of Bristol, South Gloucestershire and Somerset, appeared to have been used already but then packaged in unopened boxes. In a … Read more Coronavirus: Doctors in South West England were sent ‘clearly used’ gloves in PPE blunder

Doctors urge the CDC to warn Americans about coronavirus vaccine side effects

U.S. doctors are worried that their patients won’t return to get a second dose of coronavirus vaccine if the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) doesn’t give them a clear, upfront warning that none of the shots will be a ‘walk in the park.’ ‘As a practicing physician, I have got to be sure … Read more Doctors urge the CDC to warn Americans about coronavirus vaccine side effects

Nurse, 35, dies of cancer after wrongly being given the all-clear… by doctors at her hospital

Catherine Jones, 35, a nurse in the cardiology ward at Wrexham Maelor Hospital in North Wales died from cancer in 2016 after mistakenly being given the all-clear by doctors at the hospital [File photo] A dedicated nurse developed cancer and died three years after having a cyst removed because doctors mistakenly gave her the all … Read more Nurse, 35, dies of cancer after wrongly being given the all-clear… by doctors at her hospital

Nurse, 35, dies of cancer after wrongly being given the all-clear… by doctors at her hospital

Catherine Jones, 35, a nurse in the cardiology ward at Wrexham Maelor Hospital in North Wales died from cancer in 2016 after mistakenly being given the all-clear by doctors at the hospital [File photo] A dedicated nurse developed cancer and died three years after having a cyst removed because doctors mistakenly gave her the all … Read more Nurse, 35, dies of cancer after wrongly being given the all-clear… by doctors at her hospital

Doctors who look after the terminally ill are most against changing the law to allow assisted dying 

Doctors who look after the terminally ill are most against changing the law to allow assisted dying Student medics are among those most in favour of assisted dying legislation Survey shows doctors who care for terminally ill are most opposed to law change Speculation grows that the BMA may soon drop its opposition to assisted … Read more Doctors who look after the terminally ill are most against changing the law to allow assisted dying 

Doctors who look after the terminally ill are most against changing the law to allow assisted dying 

Doctors who look after the terminally ill are most against changing the law to allow assisted dying Student medics are among those most in favour of assisted dying legislation Survey shows doctors who care for terminally ill are most opposed to law change Speculation grows that the BMA may soon drop its opposition to assisted … Read more Doctors who look after the terminally ill are most against changing the law to allow assisted dying 

Dutch doctors allowed to sedate euthanasia patients before their death

Holland allows doctors to secretly sedate euthanasia patients who have dementia with sleeping pills to stop them becoming violent before lethal injections  Marinou Arends was convicted of murder after euthanising a dementia patient  The Dutch doctor had given the woman sleeping pills to stop her resisting  The woman, who could no longer consent, had earlier … Read more Dutch doctors allowed to sedate euthanasia patients before their death