Reader scoops prestigious surgical accolade

A non-medical surgical expert at Edge Hill University has been presented with one of the most prestigious awards in recognition of her contribution to teaching hundreds of students around the world.

Is it time to rethink how we support children having procedures?

A child playing.

Children and young people around the world are at risk of having poor experiences of procedures such as X-rays and blood tests if their rights and best interests are not prioritised, according to an international team of experts led by Edge Hill University.