HMT Highlights from 2016

2016 has been an incredibly exciting year for HMT. As well as offering only the best healthcare services to our patients, community and research initiatives are part of HMT’s core values and 2016 has been particularly exciting.

An Informative Guide to Tonsillitis

Tonsillitis is caused when your tonsils become inflamed which is usually caused by a viral or less commonly, a bacterial infection. Although this condition is more common in children, teenagers and young adults it can also appear in older adults.

Coloma Court Resident Receives Medal of Honour

A resident at one of HMT’s care homes, Coloma Court. received a very special award. This special honour was awarded to Canon Bill from the president of France, via the French ambassador for liberating France on Utah Beach and the rest of Europe on D-Day.

The Winter Vomiting Bug: All You Need to Know

Norovirus is one of the most common stomach bugs in the UK but it gets its nickname the ‘winter vomiting bug’ because it’s generally more common during the winter months. It is estimated that 600,000 to one million people will get the bug in a year.