Organ donation

This week the Government announced proposed changes to the organ donation system in England in order to tackle a shortage of donors. The changes, which will be considered in Parliament in the autumn, mean everyone will be considered as an organ donor unless they ‘opt out’ or they are in…

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Forty years of IVF

This week the first IVF baby Louise Brown turned 40.  Since her birth, millions of IVF babies have been born around the world. In fact, in 2014, there were nearly 19,000 IVF babies born here in the UK. In Vitro Fertilisation is the medical procedure whereby an egg is fertilised…

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Donald Trump

Last week, President Trump arrived in Europe to meet his NATO allies and visit the UK before heading off to Finland to meet with Russia’s President Putin. This three-stop visit has been controversial to say the least. During his visit to Europe to meet NATO, it has been reported that…

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