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        The Clinical negligence team at The Specter Partnership Solicitors have been approached by many women who are disappointed in the cavalier attitude of doctors and hospitals in relation to mesh operations on patients. Many women have found that they are being advised of these procedures without considering alternative options....
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        As emergencies rise during the winter period and hospital services are stretched, more and more people who require ambulances are experiencing delays of several hours or more, leading to further health complications that are fatal in some instances....
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        A cancer diagnosis is a life-changing, devastating event that has drastic ramifications for sufferers. It is vital that it is caught as early as possible for effective treatment, however this isn’t always the case....
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        Health Watchdog NICE has been reported as planning to recommend that vaginal mesh operations should be banned outright from treating organ prolapse in England. The report, coming from BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire Show, includes draft guidelines from NICE which say that the implants should only be used for research, not routine operations....
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        Over a third of adults in the UK would not be worried if they had a few of the potential symptoms of pancreatic cancer. This alarming statistic was brought to light by charity organisation Pancreatic Cancer UK, to urge the public to understand more about the deadly disease and help combat it....
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        Body modification artists have been exposed carrying out dangerous, illegal procedures in a recent exposé by the BBC. Patients undergo these cosmetic procedures to achieve a lizard-like forked tongue. Two backstreet practitioners in London were secretly filmed preparing to illegally inject undercover BBC reporters with anaesthetic to begin giving them this unusual procedure....
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        Cauda Equina Syndrome is a rare neurological condition with symptoms including paralysis, impaired bladder or bowel control. If not correctly diagnosed or treated quickly, the serious condition can cause permanent, life-changing paralysis....
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        A watchdog found that the man, indentified only as “Mr D”, saw his health decline - which subsequently led to his death - after medical professionals at the Wales hospital missed opportunities that may have helped prevent it....
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        Thousands of homebuyers have now found themselves trapped in spiralling ground rent contracts, with many seeing their annual amount to pay to the freeholder doubling every 10 years. In one shocking case, The Guardian[LINK] reported on the case of a first-time buyer whose ground rent had already risen to £8,000 a year and, in theory, would keep doubling so that in 95 years’ time would reach £8m a year....
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        According to a report in the Daily Mail, every year one person in 100 in the UK breaks a bone. Around half of the estimated 20 million visits to A&E involve having an X-ray, usually to check for a bone injury. Now research has suggested that thousands of these patients leave A&E with doctors having failed to spot or diagnose their fracture....
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