Veale Wasbrough Vizards
The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has given a judgment on the extent to which the application of national laws regulating medicines can limit the activities of online pharmacies.
Haseltine Lake Kempner LLP
As the development and possible approval of a vaccine for Covid-19 gathers momentum, we take a brief look at and reflect on the life of the American microbiologist...
The chief coroner issued revised guidance on 4 November 2020, on the issuing of PFDs under the Act. The legal and procedural process of issuing PFDs remains largely unaffected in the new...
‘Livestock health is the weakest link in our global health chain' - Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
Clean meat is not only better for the environment, but it also decreases dependence on antibiotics and improves food security.
Kirsten Wall considers the support offered in hospital mid-pandemic for pregnant women who have suffered the previous loss of a baby.
Women are being warned of the dangers of taking sleeping pill Modafinil (Provigil) during pregnancy.
A six-month campaign led by an NHS doctor to have the full report into a pandemic preparation exercise published has successfully forced
BCL Solicitors LLP
BCL Associate Daniel Jackson's article titled ‘Clearer sentencing guidelines offer more support for vulnerable adults' has been published by Mental Health Practice.
Local Government Ombudsman considers whether deputyship costs should be allowed as an expense in residential social care means testing.
Morrison & Foerster LLP
As Brexit is finally completed in the UK, from 1 January 2021, the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency ("MHRA") will be the UK's standalone medicines and medical devices regulator.
Veale Wasbrough Vizards
The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has published a guidance note on new assessment routes for pharmaceutical products from the end of the Brexit transition period.
As you may have seen from the recent heart-breaking story about a grandmother being forced to remain in a care home with no meaningful contact with her family, a Lasting Power of Attorney for...
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
As the evenings grow darker, so do the clouds concerning the impact of a possible no-deal Brexit on the food and drink sector.
Each month our health team will update you on key recent developments, and look ahead to what's coming up in your sector.
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) found unsafe staffing levels at the unit at Basildon Hospital throughout August.
In the first of our blogs for Men's Health Awareness Month, Anna Brothers discusses prostate cancer.
Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women in the UK, with one woman diagnosed every 10 minutes and around 55,000 women and 370 men diagnosed every year.
As long as there are cases of legal professionals concealing their conduct out of fear of the consequences or being unable to own up and speak out about mistakes, conversation aimed at improving...
Leigh Day's weekly webinars for the Women's Rights in Healthcare series continue to cover important topics that have low public awareness, variable quality of care and treatment, and often...