Professor Graeme Clark Receives an Award of $50,000

Graeme-Clark"Professor Clark had a winning idea and took it through a tortuous scientific and regulatory path to create a device that has transformed the lives of people around the world”, said Dr. Andrew Cuthbertson, the Chief Scientist of the CSL Company while commenting on an event where Professor Graeme Clark has received an award of $50,000 for playing a major role in the invention of the bionic ear.

Charity Calls for Government Intervention in Temporary Housing

Shelter-Scotland.In a recent report, warning has been given for thousands of children before Christmas is hit. There are significant health risks attached for those who are living in substandard living.

If report from the charity, Shelter Scotland, is to be believed there are as many as 60 children in Scotland who are made homeless every day. Even last year, the figure was at 22,000 and it’s expected to rise in the time to come.

FDA Probes Safety of New Type of Stent

Boston-Scientific-CorpThe U. S. Food and Drug Administration has come out to investigate the actual problem in some of the new stents used during an angioplasty procedure. There were some reports which indicated that in some of the most commonly used stents, overall length of the device get changed after the plantation.

Worst Conditions for Mental Health Patients

Queen-Mary-UniversityConditions are really disturbing for the mental patients but they become worst for the ones, who opt for acute mental health services.

Clinics receive grants as state-run hospitals struggle

Clinics receive grants as state-run hospitals struggleLabor senator Carol Brown has said that financial assistance announced for the South Hobart-based Cascade Road Medical Centre would continue to allow patients to see their doctor close to their homes.

The Federal Government has provided the Cascade Road Medical Centre with a grant of $500,000.

Public Health Wales inspects E.coli O157 poisoning cases

Public Health Wales inspects E.coli O157 poisoning casesPublic Health Wales yesterday confirmed that it had launched an investigation into the recently appeared potentially lethal E. coli O157 poisoning cases.

A child and two other family members have been diagnosed with potentially lethal E. coli O157 poisoning.

Cervical screening needs more personalized approach: researchers say

Cervical screening needs more personalized approach: researchers sayCervical screening needs a more personalized approach as women find the existing approach as impersonal, humiliating and stressful, researchers suggest.

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