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Cervical cancer screenings extended to every five years in Wales
Women are currently invited to a routine smear test every three years from the age of 25 but Cervical Screening Wales are to extend this to five years. Read the rest of this post...
Young woman dies after sepsis is left undiagnosed following a medical termination
A mother-of-five passed away from sepsis due to a lack of basic medical care and knowledge following an abortion. Read the rest of this post...
Potter Rees Dolan listed in the Times Best Law Firms 2022
We are delighted to announce that Potter Rees Dolan has been listed in the The Times Best Law Firms under Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence for 2022! Read the rest of this post...
Post-concussion syndrome: how a bump on the head can affect your brain for years
Many people who suffer concussion get over it in a week and 99% within a month. Yet for some, the symptoms endure and are referred to as post-concussion syndrome (PCS). Unlike other brain injuries, post-concussion syndrome cannot be picked up on a scan which can cause problems with diagnosis, prolong symptoms and delay them getting the right treatment such as physiotherapy. Read the rest of this post...
Chambers and Partners: Clinical Negligence and Personal Injury teams ranked in 2022
We're very proud to announce that both our clinical negligence and personal injury teams are both ranked in Chambers again this year. Read the rest of this post...
Is it lawful for carers and others working with someone with a “mental impairment” to help them to access and pay for sex?
Ruth Wright comments on the recent Court of Appeal decision on whether it was lawful for carers of a man with a mental impairment to help him to engage the services of a sex worker. Read the rest of this post...
Potter Rees Dolan eyes up double award win for personal injury services
Potter Rees Dolan has been shortlisted for two coveted prizes at this year's Personal Injury Awards. Read the rest of this post...
What You Need to Know About Baby Loss Awareness Week
Every year, thousands of families in the UK are affected by the death of a baby during pregnancy, at birth or in infancy. Potter Rees Dolan supports the annual Baby Loss Awareness Week (BLAW), which helps to raise awareness of the common causes of infant mortality and offer support to those who have experienced this tragedy. Read the rest of this post...
What You Need to Know About World Cerebral Palsy Day
Today is World Cerebral Palsy Day - a day on which people from all over the world come together to help raise awareness of the neurological condition and make sure children and adults with cerebral palsy (CP) have the same rights and opportunities as others. Read the rest of this post...