New Species For Britain Found In York Museum Gardens
Leaf miner patterns. Photo by Chris Streek
A species of creature never recorded in Britain before has been discovered in the heart of York.
The tiny leaf miner known as Phytomyza scotina, is normally…
19th Sep 2018 01:52 PM
Woman Who Suffered Stroke At 39 Weeks Pregnant Saved By Procedure To Mechanically Remove Clot From Brain
Jana and Jonathan
A mum-to-be who suffered a potentially catastrophic stroke when she was 39 weeks pregnant had her life and that of her unborn child saved by a procedure to mechanically remove a…
28th Aug 2018 10:16 AM
Bowel Screening To Start At 50
The independent expert screening committee has recommended that bowel cancer screening in England should in future start 10 years earlier at age 50.
Currently, men and women, aged 60 to 74, are…
10th Aug 2018 03:50 PM
Flu Vaccine Effectiveness In 2017 To 2018 Season
Public Health England (PHE) has today (Wednesday, 18 July 2018) published data on the effectiveness of the flu vaccine in the 2017 to 2018 season. The data show that overall, flu vaccine was 15%…
18th Jul 2018 04:34 PM
New CT Scanner Takes The Limelight
Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has a new star of the show in its diagnostics service with the arrival of a brand new CT scanner in radiology.
Now installed and working in the CT…
2nd May 2018 05:27 PM