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Michael Kerr to Officially Front wheelAIR® as it Nears Market Launch This November

Double Paralympian, former team GB wheelchair rugby captain and founder of the Michael Kerr Foundation Michael Kerr has officially announced that he will be brand ambassador for the wheelAIR® cooling backrest cushion for wheelchairs. The Scottish athlete lives in Glasgow where the wheelAIR® team are also based. They plan to work together to promote the benefits of the wheelAIR® as it nears market launch at the start of November and beyond. The award-winning wheelAIR® has been designed by Staels Design with the input of Paralympic athletes, like Michael Kerr, as well as wheelchair producers. Its results have far exceeded...

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New measures to support ‘let down’ older people with diabetes

New measures have been unveiled to that support older people with diabetes who are “let down” by the system. Professor Alan Sinclair said older people with diabetes were “often overlooked and over medicated” and it was time to give them the “care and attention” they deserve. He was speaking following the fourth meeting of the Older People’s Diabetes Network (OPDN) and ahead of the publication of his guidelines entitled ‘An International Position Statement on the Management of Frailty in Diabetes’. The document formalises a frailty service model spanning primary, secondary and community care in a bid to prevent frailty...

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#UnitedandHannah “I’m a normal 19-year-old girl; I just want to be the best I can be.”

Manchester United Foundation has relaunched its #UnitedandMe series #UnitedandHannah is the first film to be released in the 2017/18 season, sharing the story of a 19-year-old powerchair football player Hannah has cerebral palsy but still enjoys playing the sport she loves Manchester United Foundation has relaunched its social media initiative, #UnitedandMe, for the 2017/18 season. Following the success of last year’s campaign, during which fans were introduced to a number of inspirational young people whose lives have been impacted by the Foundation, the new season kicks off with #UnitedandHannah, sharing the story of a 19-year-old powerchair footballer. Hannah has cerebral palsy...

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Commercial Officer

Transport for London Location : London ENG GB We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. Transport for London would like to offer you the opportunity to join our dynamic, inclusive and… More >> jobs by Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new...

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Strategic Teaching Fellow – Laboratory Curriculum Design

Imperial College London Location : London ENG GB We aim to offer all of our students a world-leading, rigorous, evidence-based, inclusive educational experience embedded in a vibrant research environment…. More >> jobs by Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new...

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