A meeting will be held of the board of Derbyshire Community Health Services NHS Trust and there will be many topics covered at the meet including the progress towards becoming an NHS Foundation Trust. The meeting takes place on October 25.
Everyone is invited to be a part of the discussions. Especially those who have shown interest in being a part of the emerging Foundation Trust by signing up for it.
At the 21st USENIX Security Symposium in Seattle earlier this month, University of Oxford scientist Ivan Martinovic delivered a talk about the currently-theoretical-only possibility of ‘mind hackers’ covertly obtaining secret information from people’s brainwaves.
A court heard yesterday that about £8,000 was made by a doctor on sick leave by moonlighting.
Lucy Dawson could not turn up for her A&E job as she was tired and stressed out due to her secret work that got her an £800-a-day locum.
Across much of the animal kingdom, females have a longer life-span as compared to males and this has been stated by a new study of mitochondrial DNA in fruit flies that offers a number of clues that might explain why this happens.
Researchers from Monash University in Australia and Lancaster University in the UK worked on this.
A gene has been noticed by scientists from Edinburgh University that can make diagnosing prostate cancer easier and treating it easily as well.
The gene that was identified was Decorin and this controls the formation of the prostate gland.
As compared to normal prostate cells, the mere presence of this gene was reduced in tumours.
Professor Malcolm Harrington is to quit after giving a warning that the controversial `back to work' tests for incapacity benefit claimants needs to be changed and things need to be more `fair and humane'.
Harrington carried out a third review of the testing system that assesses whether the long-term sick and disabled are fit to look for work.
People have been urged by Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni to keep off any physical contact after a person died from Ebola virus in the capital Kampala.
It was stated in a broadcast that from the time the outbreak happened about three weeks back, 14 people have now died.
When it comes to Kampala, no confirmed cases have emerged of the infection spreading.