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Led Zeppelin star Robert Plant opens new camera at Royal Brompton Hospital

Led Zeppelin singer, Robert Plant, made an appearance at Royal Brompton Hospital on Monday evening to officially open the new Spectrum Dynamics DSPECT Gamma Camera at the hospital’s nuclear medicine…

Harefield ward clerk nominated in ‘Health Hero’ awards

Julie Donovan, Echocardiogram Coordinator at Harefield Hospital was recently nominated for a Health Hero Award, a scheme organised by the Daily Mail, in partnership with Boots and ITV’s This Morning. The…

Doctors saved me with ‘heart in a box’

A Londoner who almost died on honeymoon is preparing for the birth of his first child after having a heart transplant that used a pioneering procedure. At Harefield Hospital, Andrew…

The woman kept alive by her handbag

A young woman whose heart is too weak to pump blood around her body is being kept alive thanks to hi-tech equipment in her handbag. Daniela Vargova, from Chippenham in…