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Tag: Surgery

Teen who begged docs to ‘chop his leg off’ following freak sledging accident has learned to walk again

A TEEN who begged doctors to 'chop his leg off' following a freak sledging accident has learned to walk again. Ben Thompson collided with a...

Scots children’s charity announces new senior role appointment

A SCOTS charity has announced a new senior role appointment to help drive the improvement of children’s access to surgery in low income countries. Lesley Glen...

Top teen drag racer reveals how her suspected period pain in back turned out to be scoliosis

A TOP drag racer has revealed that suspected period pain in her lower back turned out to be debilitating scoliosis. Kaitlan Deevey, one of Europe's...

Scots banker in coma after falling from balcony in Croatia

A SCOTS banker has been left in a coma after falling from a balcony in Croatia.  Jennifer Walsh, from Edinburgh, is currently in a medically...

World economy has received £1bn boost thanks to work of Scottish charity

THE global economy has received a £1bn boost thanks to the work of a Scottish charity. Kids Operating Room has given 43,000 children surgery that...

Drug dependency fears over pandemic surgery delays

Experts are warning of a potential drug dependency problem linked to the delays in knee and hip replacement surgery during the pandemic. Opioids, such as morphine...

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