Wednesday, 25 August 2010

New Member of UKAVA

Conors Admin Services is proud to announce that it is now a member of the United Kingdom Association of Virtual Assistants.

Please check back as we will be updating the site regularly with new details.

UK Association of Virtual Assistants

An accredited member of the UK Association of Virtual Assistants.
The one-stop information resource for virtual assistants and their clients.

Friday, 13 August 2010

New Risk in Elective Surgery

For those of you considering having elective surgery this is something that really needs to be considered before you take the plunge.

It has been reported that Brits who have gone to India and Pakistan to have elective cosmetic surgery are returning home with a gene that can turn a common or garden bug into a superbug. The resistant gene has been identified by the medical profession as NDM-1. The gene has the ability to alter bacteria and make them resistant to nearly all antibiotics. It is most common in the E.coli bacteria, or on other DNA structures that area easily copied and passed onto other types of bacteria.

While the numbers of people currently identified with the gene remains very small the real threat of this bacteria altering gene is likely to spread worldwide with people all over the world looking for cheaper and quicker options to have elective surgery.

To read more about this superbug go to