1st June 2017
There’s nothing like the excitement of a family holiday in the sun – the little ones learning to swim, the older ones exploring the local park, and the lot of them spending long hours at the kids’ club... However you like to spend your family holiday, you don’t want to be looking after an ill child. So here are some key things you need for the perfect, hassle-free trip abroad.
1st June 2017
Dig out your cargo shorts, lace up your hiking boots and strap on that 50 litre backpack. When you’re about to hit the road for months at a time, organisation is essential – especially for health. Here’s the key kit you need for the trip of a lifetime.
18th May 2017
According to a BBC investigation, there have been at least seven avoidable baby deaths in less than two years at the Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust. Following which, the health secretary, Jeremy Hunt, has asked NHS England and NHS Improvement, the regulator, to contact the families involved in the deaths to make sure that they have been properly investigated.
28th September 2016
Whilst infant mortality rates have decreased due to improvements in healthcare, midwifery, and neonatal intensive care, losing a child during or soon after birth is a tragic event that still affects thousands of families in the UK each year.
15th September 2016
We’re delighted to announce that two senior members of Your Legal Friend’s Medical Negligence team have been recommended by the UK’s leading law firm guide.
17th August 2016
In 2016, around 1000 people in the UK will be diagnosed with cancer each day according to MacMillan Cancer Support. The stage at which the disease is identified is vital. It can mean the difference between the need for more intensive treatment or a quick recovery. This post looks at the four stages of cancer development, the importance of a quick diagnosis and what support is available if you suffer a delay in treatment.
27th July 2016
Whilst driver error is responsible for most road traffic accidents, driverless vehicles shift the accident risk from the individual to the vehicle and the manufacturers’ systems. This raises the key issue of who is ultimately liable when there is an accident?