Are you running in the 2017 Brighton Marathon?

Would you like to help fellow runners who become unwell during a marathon with an option of also having an exercise test in the weeks leading up to the marathon? If the answer is yes then please consider taking part in our Brighton Marathon Heart Study. Please see www.BMHeartStudy.com for more information and details on how to […]

A new way to look at diet

No one likes the ‘d’ word but of course diet is about far more than the latest trendy (and often dubious) weight loss programme.  It is about often small changes that we can all make to our food intake and the balance across all food groups, changes that can lead to a healthier lifestyle.  This might include achieving an […]

Anti-doping group

Montreal was the destination recently for a brief visit by Nick (Prof Webborn) to the World Anti-Doping Association (WADA). Nick was invited to join WADA’s Prohibited List Expert Group. This group of experts considers all the substances that are included on the Prohibited List of Substances and the methods of doping.  Nick will meetings in […]

Life support refresher

January is the month we hold the annual refresher training in Advanced Life Support for all staff. This includes the reception team as well as all the clinical staff, who are put though their paces in emergency care, including use of the Automated External Defibrillator (AED), treatment of anaphylaxis and choking.  Although one hopes never having […]