Tag Archives: Clinic

Clinic In Florida Performs ‘Poop Transplant Tutorials’ Despite Ban From FDA

Despite the FDA’s ban, one Florida clinic is using a controversial “poop transplant” procedure to help treat people with various medical conditions, sources say. Earlier this week, Buzzfeed reported that an unnamed clinic in Florida has been performing this strange transplant for patients around the country. According to the Fecal Transplant Foundation, a poop transplant (also known as Fecal Microbiota ...

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Clinic In Florida Performs ‘Poop Transplant Tutorials’ Despite Ban From FDA

Despite the FDA’s ban, one Florida clinic is using a controversial “poop transplant” procedure to help treat people with various medical conditions, sources say. Earlier this week, Buzzfeed reported that an unnamed clinic in Florida has been performing this strange transplant for patients around the country. According to the Fecal Transplant Foundation, a poop transplant (also known as Fecal Microbiota ...

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A UK Clinic Can Now Create Babies From Three Parents

A team of scientists in the UK has been given the permission to create babies from three parents, CNN reports. UK’s Human Fertilization and Embryo Authority had already green-lit the technique in December 2016. And now they are allowing a clinic at Newcastle University to carry out the technique with the public. The technique, known as mitochondrial donation, will allow ...

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NHS sexual health clinic fined £180K for patients' HIV status leak

A leading NHS sexual health clinic in London has been fined £180,000 for mistakenly leaking the identities of nearly 800 HIV-positive patients.  The identities of 781 patients, the majority of whom were HIV-positive, were leaked when 56 Dean Street, a clinic run by the Chelsea and Westminster NHS Trust, sent out one of its occasional newsletters forgetting to hide the names and email addresses of recipients.  Following ...

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Afghan clinic bombing 'not a war crime'

A US air strike that destroyed a medical charity’s clinic in northern Afghanistan, killing 42 people, was not a war crime, the Pentagon has said. Confirming disciplinary charges against 16 US service personnel, General Joseph Votel said the “tragic strike” was due to human and technical errors. A US gunship mistook the hospital at Kunduz, run by Medecins sans Frontieres ...

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In Vitro Fertilization Denied To Lesbian Couple By Fertility Clinic On Same Day North Carolina Anti-LGBT Law Went Into Effect

One North Carolina lesbian couple is launching a lawsuit against a fertility clinic where they claim to have been denied in vitro fertilization under the state’s new anti-LGBT laws. “The bill has been described as a bathroom bill, but the whole issue is just a smokescreen for discrimination” https://t.co/HGZ9ydZHgs #HB2 — ACLU National (@ACLU) April 21, 2016 The American Civil ...

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