Tag Archives: Hot Topic

Medical Device Hacking

Seems like hacking, in some shape or form, has been all over the new lately, but how bad is this?! The GeMS blog is really good for interesting topics like this… Check it out. Advertisements

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Pensions

BMA announced the results to a survey the conducted to decide what to do about the pensions offer from the coalition government and ultimately rejected their offer. What do you guys think about this? If you’re just about to start … Continue reading

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Hot Topic: Stem Cell Ethical Issues Debunked?

In answer to that post I just made: Breast-milk Stem Cells

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Hot Topic: Stem Cells

This article talks about how stem cells have been used to heal heart tissue. I can tell you that stem cells is a super-hot topic at the moment, and is carried out in Dundee. I’m actually studying them right now … Continue reading

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Hot Topic: Student Fees

9k per year student fees in scotland? Good prompt questions at the bottom of this post on GetIntoMedicine as well.

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Hot Topic: Obesity

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-15376896 What do you think about this? Do you think controlling people’s bodyweight is a personal or governmental issue? For a start – I personally think it is up to the person to motivate themselves to lose weight – the … Continue reading

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Hot Topic: Euthanasia

Always a tricky and emotive subject… This article talks about an interesting case of somebody who was in a minimally conscious state (slightly different from a vegetative state). I would probably try to read more around the subject of euthanasia … Continue reading

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