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Total and Partial Knee Replacement – Common questions answered by Mr Tarique Parwez

There are two types of primary knee replacement surgery – total knee replacement and partial knee replacement. Mr Tarique Parwez, Consultant in Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery answers some commonly asked questions to explain the difference between the two procedures, when surgery would be advised and how long it will take to resume normal activities after surgery.


Snoring and Sleep Apnoea, with Mr Prasad Kothari

Snoring affects 35 to 45 per cent of men and 15 to 30 per cent of women, whereas sleep apnoea, also known as obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA), is less common, affecting only three to five per cent of adults. Mr Prasad Kothari, Consultant ENT Surgeon, tells us what can be done to help individuals (and their partners) get a better night’s sleep.


Could you be a blood stem cell donor?

One Hatfield Hospital is helping to raise awareness of Arya’s search for a matching blood stem cell donor.  Registering to become a potential stem cell donor is easy, and you can help save a life.


Medicines Safety Week 2020

The annual Medications Safety Week forms part an international effort to raise awareness about the importance of reporting suspected adverse drug reactions with national medicines regulatory authorities from 74 countries across the globe and their stakeholders participating. The theme of the campaign is “every report counts” and can help others in the future. This #MedSafetyWeek…