In Science, Slow and Steady Wins the Race

Gates Cambridge Scholars | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Gates Cambridge Scholars

Medical associations have begun to discount CCSVI now that more evidence has emerged, but the story of CCSVI serves as an important example of the need for rigorous, randomised, controlled clinical trials of medical treatments before they are unleashed on a desperate patient population.

Solution Used To Preserve Most British Donor Organs Could Be Contaminated

PA | Posted 29.03.2012 | UK

The solution used to preserve most donor organs in the UK could be contaminated with bacteria, the government has said. Viaspan preserves the kidne...

Mislabelled Super-Strength Painkillers Hit UK High Street

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.03.2012 | UK

Thousands of packs of an over-the-counter painkiller could have higher-strength tablets that are only available on prescription, a Government health w...

Stop-Smoking Pill Could Save NHS Millions Of Pounds

PA | Posted 28.11.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A nicotine substitute which can be bought online for 12p more than triples a smoker's chances of quitting for at least a year, re...