Healthcare

Babies with low birthweight four times more likely to develop chronic liver disease, new study finds

A groundbreaking new study, presented at UEG Week 2023, has discovered a significant connection between birthweight and the onset of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease*, now known as metabolic dysfunction-associated steatotic liver disease (MASLD), in young […]

Maternity

NHS Trust in Northamptonshire pilots maternal mental health service & supports Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week

During Maternal Mental Health Awareness Week (2-8 May 2022) Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (NHFT) is highlighting that it is one of ten Trusts in England to be an early leader in piloting a maternal […]

Healthcare

NORTHAMPTON GENERAL HOSPITAL NEWS: Support people can now attend key maternity appointments thanks to new testing scheme at NGH

Expectant parents in Northampton will be able to bring a support person along with them to some appointments if they agree to be tested for COVID-19. From Monday 12th April pregnant patients will be allowed to […]