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One Way Our Hospitals Fail The Elderly

A colleague of mine received a call from a  distressed lady a few days ago. She was ringing on behalf of her 105-year-old mum who had been admitted to hospital. (I’d advise all 105-year-olds to stay well away from hospitals!). While there they had decided to give her anti-psychotic medication…& since that point her mental […]

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UK Hospital Has 40% Mortality Rate For Abdominal Operations!

At an (unnamed) NHS hospital more than 4-in-10 patients undergoing abdominal surgery die within 30 days! Is this REALLY the state of 21st century medicine?! What is more shocking is that this study only covers 1800 patients from the 35 hospitals that agreed to take part in the survey, we have no idea what the […]

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