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Clinical waste 'backlog' pictured at North Lanarkshire health centres

Photographs showing bags of clinical waste piled at three health centres in North Lanarkshire have been posted on social media. The images – from Coatbridge, Kilsyth and Cumbernauld – showed bags of waste on top of large waste containers. It comes after the collapse of the firm Healthcare Environmental Services (HES), which had previously processed… Read More »

Hypercapnic COPD Survival, Clinical Outcomes With High-Intensity NIV

December 31, 2018 Share this content: There are 2 hypotheses on why high-intensity NIV is beneficial to individuals with hypercapnic stable COPD. There is evidence that people with comorbid stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and chronic hypercapnic respiratory failure (CHRF) have improved symptoms and survival rates with high-intensity noninvasive ventilation (NIV), according to a… Read More »

Ohio woman is cancer free following promising clinical trial, she claims

The Ohio woman claims she is now cancer free following the clinical trial. (iStock) An Ohio woman claims she is now cancer free following a clinical trial. Denise Keenan, from Youngstown, was first diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma in 2009 and has been battling the illness ever since, she told Fox 8. EATING ORGANIC FOODS CUTS… Read More »