pm Wednesday SIR George Young has told the House Commons of an Andover firm's success in fighting MRSA - but its frustration in getting its bio-decontamination method adopted in this country.pm Friday 17 September 2004 The potential medical benefits of manuka honey have been in the news today, with several newspapers reporting on honey’s ability to inhibit various types of bacteria, including antibiotic-resistant “superbugs”, such as MRSA.
“He's aware he's got to be careful – he doesn't do contact sport, and everyone at school is aware of his condition. I just don't look.” Findlay is due to undergo surgery again within the next six months to have the battery in his pacemaker replaced – but that doesn't mean a let-up in the pace of his BHF campaigning, or in the support the community in Helensburgh is showing for the charity.
Debra continued: “Every year we wear read for the BHF, and the staff and school are wonderful in their support of Finn.
“Complete congenital heart block means there's no electricity getting to the bottom two chambers of his heart, so it can't beat without a pacemaker.
“But 15 or 20 years ago they didn't make pacemakers small enough to be implanted into new babies.
pm Friday 3 June 2011 New research has mapped the way that MRSA “superbug” bacteria spread, BBC News has reported.
The results suggest that antibiotic-resistant bacteria may often spread from large, inner-city hospitals to smaller regional ones when patients are…
“And everyone has just kept bringing me money over the years.
They still do it – they post donations through the door and leave money at the BHF shop in Helensburgh “for the boy that's in the paper”.
“At Christmas he decided he wanted to use the money raised during the year to buy wee presents for kids in the cardiac unit at the Royal Hospital for Children, which was just so kind and thoughtful – but it was typical of him.