We use cookies on this website. See how you can control your settings|.

News and events

This section gives you the latest news about our work and achievements. It also provides guidance and contacts if you have a media enquiry| or filming request|.

RSS icon|You can subscribe to the Guy's and St Thomas' RSS news feed| for instant access to all our latest news stories as soon as they are published.

 

Latest news

Wednesday 27 August 2014

'Clumsy' kids get organised for school

'Clumsy' kids get organised for school
Description
Find out how 'clumsy' children with developmental coordination disorder (DCD) are being helped to make the move from primary to secondary school a success.
Date:
Wednesday 27 August 2014
Friday 22 August 2014

Blood transfusions halve 'silent' strokes from sickle cell

Blood transfusions halve 'silent' strokes from sickle cell
Description
A study involving patients from Evelina London Children's Hospital has found that monthly blood transfusions can cut the risk of 'silent' strokes in children with sickle cell anemia by 50%.
Date:
Friday 22 August 2014
Wednesday 20 August 2014

Saving babies' lives

Saving babies' lives
Description
Parents of babies who have had heart surgery will be taught simple medical knowledge in a bid to save lives.
Date:
Wednesday 20 August 2014
Friday 15 August 2014

Breast cancer surgery world first

Breast cancer surgery world first
Description
A world-first clinical trial to test new imaging technology that can scan tumours during breast cancer surgery has been launched at Guy's Hospital in collaboration with King's College London.
Date:
Friday 15 August 2014
Wednesday 13 August 2014

Baby's leg saved by photo from around the world

Baby's leg saved by photo from around the world
Description
A newborn baby whose leg was almost amputated after her rare condition was misdiagnosed has been saved thanks to a doctor halfway around the world.
Date:
Wednesday 13 August 2014

Baby advice delivered at home

Baby advice delivered at home
Description
Pregnant women will get advice in their own homes about breastfeeding and bonding with their baby thanks to an increase in health visitors at Guy's and St Thomas'.
Date:
Wednesday 13 August 2014
Monday 11 August 2014

UK first 'chemsex' kits to safeguard trend users

UK first 'chemsex' kits to safeguard trend users
Description
A sexual health clinic in south London has become the first in the UK to provide safety kits for men taking part in the growing trend of 'chemsex'.
Date:
Monday 11 August 2014
Wednesday 6 August 2014

Guy's and St Thomas' patients among first to sign up for 100,000 Genome Project

Guy's and St Thomas' patients among first to sign up for 100,000 Genome Project
Description
We've been chosen as a pilot centre for a flagship Government project that aims to make the UK a world leader in genetic research into cancer and rare diseases.
Date:
Wednesday 6 August 2014

See the news archive| for older announcements. 

Top Tweets

 

Browser does not support script.