28th February 2020
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Dentist can work again

Dentist can work again

Dentist Paul D’Eathe is to be allowed to return to work after being suspended for two years by NHS Shetland, a hearing of the General Dental Council decided. However, Mr D’Eathe will have to undergo retraining and will be subject to strict conditions to protect the public. Mr D’Eathe was sus... Read more...

Living with dementia

Living with dementia

Dementia affects many people – not only those who experience it directly, but also their family and carers. Marsali Taylor talks to nurse Evelyn Sansom about her study of the issues, and to some of those people providing care to their elderly relatives. Nurse Evelyn Sansom, from Walls, has just... Read more...

MS sufferers’ boost as chamber re-opens

MS sufferers’ boost as chamber re-opens

06/03/2009, by in News

By JOHN ROBERTSON People in Shetland with multiple sclerosis can now use deep sea diving technology to ease their symptoms and hopefully make life a bit better. A converted decompres­sion chamber in Lerwick which has been out of commission for four years has been updated and brought back into u... Read more...