Sunday 23 August
Mum credits baby with saving her life after grapefruit-sized tumour detected at 21-week scan
Rachel Bailey had a grapefruit-sized tumour and part of a kidney removed during a complex operation in May at Guy’s at St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust's Cancer Centre just two weeks after she gave birth. Her surgeon, Mr Ben Challacombe, was interviewed for the piece and explained how his team had successfully removed the fast-growing tumour. This follows earlier coverage in the Evening Standard, South London Press and ITV News reported on the story.
Research into declining COVID-19 antibodies
Tuesday 18 August
The chef whose dedication is a recipe for kindness
The Daily Mail featured an in-depth interview with Louisa Batista, a chef who has worked at Guy's and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust for 50 years and has never taken a day off sick, as part of the newspaper’s Health Hero Awards campaign.
The article includes quotes from Trust dietitian Alastair Duncan and catering manager Corrinne Habbershaw explaining just what makes Louisa such a dedicated and treasured part of the team. Her story was previously covered by ITV News, ITV London, South London Press and Southwark News.
Wednesday 22 July
Staff at King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust were able to make a breakthrough in the care of a coronavirus patient who had dementia, as covered in Southwark News.