Epilepsy Scotland will be holding a roadshow event in Orkney at The Pickaquoy Centre in Kirkwall on Tuesday 25 and Wednesday 26 October between 10am and 4pm.
New Bandage To Treat Diabetic Foot Ulcers
Produced by 3D bioprinting, the scaffolds slowly release antibiotics over a four-week period to effectively treat the wound.
Planting at Papdale Park
Although it is still very much under construction, you can see how bonnie the planting at the Community Park at Papdale is already.
Dignity in Dying: Changing the Law
“ I urge MSPs to sign these proposals so that Scotland can move forward progressively by providing our dying citizens with what they need – excellent care and the choice of an assisted death for those who need it.” Ally Thomson, Director of Dignity in Dying Scotland
Carecircle: The Tech to Improve Health
“I’d like the app to become the go-to place for people’s health. ” – Jorinde Gessner
Treating Sight Loss Due to Diabetes
A new clinical trial researching treatment for patients with sight loss as a result of diabetes has shown a type of laser treatment to be both cost effective and non-invasive, offering the best option for patients and healthcare providers.
‘Near Me’ Service at Orkney Library & Archive, Kirkwall
“Our libraries are free and accessible safe spaces that can provide convenient and confidential online access.” Pamela Tulloch, Scottish Library & Information Council (SLIC) Chief Executive,
‘Living with less pain’: Supportive Exercise Classes
“It’s a wonderful programme to be facilitating especially when people say that they feel more confident to go out, be active and get on with their day to day living with less pain” Holly Elliot
Feldenkrais and Child’Space Sessions
“Feldenkrais is for anyone interested in moving with greater efficiency, ease, comfort and precision. You do not need any experience in order to learn.”
Avian Flu : Birsay
Highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) H5N1 was confirmed at a premises near Birsay, Orkney Islands on 06 July 2022.