How serious is hepatitis A? What Harvard Health Publishing and more experts think.

Answered by Dr. Howard E. Lewine M.D. Chief Medical Editor, Harvard Health Publishing · 40 years of experience · USA Hepatitis A is a viral infection that can inflame and temporarily damage the liver. Unlike other forms of hepatitis, hepatitis A rarely causes severe illness and does not lead to […]

Nurse loses unfair dismissal case after she was fired for forging signature to get medication

A HOSPITAL DISMISSED a long-serving Clinical Nurse Manager (CNM) after she admitted to forging a medical consultant’s signature and using a patient’s personal data to illegally obtain prescription medication from a pharmacy. The CNM also admitted to taking two tablets of a prescribed medication from the hospital on 19 January […]