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Diabetes Alert: Owen Mumford Insulin Pens Recalled

The following notice has been issued by the MHRA:

Faulty insulin pens recall

People with diabetes who use insulin pens manufactured by Owen Mumford are today being warned by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) to check if they have an affected lot. 343 more words

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Summary of Articles in UK and International Media, Scottish & UK Parliament

Below you will find links to articles in the UK media, international media, Scottish Parliament and UK Parliament.


1 July 2014: Campaign group look for Wales to follow Scotland’s lead: 798 more words

News & Updates

Thoughts from the DIA EU Electronic Document Management Conference

I have just attended the 15th Drug Information Association (DIA) European Electronic Document Management conference in Berlin. Here are a few thoughts and observations that came to mind as I sat through some of the presentations: 653 more words

"GateWay Fears"

Britain’s Office for National Statistics  has published figures suggesting that “gateway” fears – the idea that vaping could lead to smoking – are unwarranted. According to ONS statistics, vapers are almost exclusively smokers and ex-smokers, using e-cigs or more recent vaping products as a smoking cessation tool. 271 more words

The safety of chlorhexidine

The MHRA has reminded healthcare professionals of the risks associated with chlorhexidine solutions, particularly in neonates. This is not the old problem of allergy, but an issue that many neonatologists and surgeons know well. 458 more words

#InternationalMensDay Shouldn't Exist

International Men’s Day shouldn’t exist, nor should this website, nor – for that matter – should any of these special interest days or activist groups. Equality is a matter for all people and there are arenas where anyone and everyone is both under and over privileged in different ways. 470 more words