Charity News

Health Foundation 2013 Public Meeting

November 29, 2013

On 27th November 2013, more than 70 people attended the Health Foundation’s second public meeting at their Headquarters at Waverley Gate. Guests received a brief overview of the Foundation’s last year, and heard from Dr Nick Cruden about his exciting cardiology research study, funded by a Foundation grant. In addition,…

Breast Cancer Institute 2013 Lecture: Managing the Menopause

November 29, 2013

It’s a hot topic for discussion, and there was a large audience who came to hear about the most up to date treatments and drug use to help ease debilitating menopausal symptoms. The annual Breast Cancer Institute 2013 Lecture was given by Dr Ailsa Gebbie, Director and Lead Clinician of…

Breast patients to benefit from upgraded Mammography Department

November 19, 2013

Care for breast patients in Edinburgh will be transformed thanks to today’s opening of a state-of-the-art Mammography Department. The upgraded and extended department at the Western General Hospital has been funded by donations of £1.4 million raised by the annual MoonWalk Scotland in Edinburgh. It will be officially opened by…