We don’t often think about it, but almost every task we perform on a day-to-day basis requires the use of the hands. From drying the clothes, driving a car or typing on a keyboard – our hands and wrist are crucial to our quality of life. It also means there’s also a fairly high degree of risk involved with common physical activities. Hand and wrist injuries are actually quite common among people, both young and old.
The UK’s Covid vaccination programme is well underway with more 31 million people having received their first dose at the time of publication. However, with various anti-vaccination conspiracy theories still being circulated online, it’s important to consider the facts. Dr Zoltan Varga, Aspen’s Medical Director, looks at the detail of the Covid-19 vaccines and tackles some of the common questions.
Welcome to the Claremont Cares Health Blog, a new section of our website where we are excited to bring you the latest news and updates from our outstanding-rated hospital. In this new blog, you can expect to find new FAQs, advice and tips from our world-renowned Consultants, updates from our staff and information from the management team on developments at Claremont.