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Putting your eggs in one basket: the ethics and effectiveness of egg-freezing

November 6th, 2020|Blog|

In the world of fertility preservation, there has been an exponential rise in the number of women freezing their eggs for non-medical reasons. As companies begin to offer egg-freezing as an employment perk, concerns are being raised about how success rates are reported and whether women are being marketed the treatment in an ethical way. 

The most effective way to diagnose a food allergy – oral food challenges

July 18th, 2019|Allergy, Blog, The Lindo Wing|

Allergy consultant Dr Florentina Dumitru explains how oral food challenges, which confirm or rule out a food allergy, can make a significant difference to a patient’s quality of life.

A combined approach to breast surgery

April 29th, 2019|Blog, Cancer care, Charing Cross Hospital|

Consultant plastic & reconstructive surgeon Mr Navid Jallali and consultant breast cancer & reconstructive surgeon Mrs Katy Hogben explain how our breast cancer patients are being offered immediate reconstructive surgery post mastectomy to support their emotional recovery from surgery.