Category: Diseases

Artificial Intelligence reduces workload strain, patient waiting time and gives Radiologists a heads up on urgent cases – improving care. October 5th 2020, Swindon, UK: Today, iDoc.ai an AI initiative of Teleglobal Consulting LTD (TCL) announced the availability of iBCS…

One influence of COVID-19 is its change to our lifestyle and perception on healthcare. Social distancing, limited medical resources and more attention to healthcare lead to a move from centralized hospital to remote patient monitoring. In addition, the availability of…

The Union for International Cancer Control eagerly applauds the adoption of the World Health Organization’s Global Strategy towards eliminating cervical cancer as a public health problem. This is an unprecedented milestone for public health and UICC will work tirelessly with its members…

“Prior to this, there has been no book that depicts the human spirit from the COVID-19 crisis so vividly. It is truly a collective representation of the unity humanity has shown during the pandemic. Perhaps equally significant is that all proceeds…

COVID-19 is the UK’s largest public health crisis since World War II. There is an urgent need to identify why some patients with the virus do very well whereas others need to be admitted to intensive care and may die…

People who have completed consumer DNA test kits are being asked to take part in a study led by the University of Bristol and the MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology (LMB) to find out whether it is possible to predict…

New data published today from an international registry reveals high rates of death and liver failure amongst people with liver disease who contract coronavirus. Alarmingly, more than a third – 36% of patients with cirrhosis who developed the virus died.…

Thursday 7th Mat 2020 was International Thalassaemia Day. This informative image is designed to raise awareness around Thalassaemia created by Smart Cells. Thalassaemia is an inherited blood disorder that affects the body’s ability to produce haemoglobin and red blood cells.…

Although the exact origin story of the COVID-19 outbreak is still uncertain, it is highly likely that the virus began as a zoonotic disease, i.e. an infectious disease caused by a pathogen that jumped from animals to humans. A dominant…

Anthony Kerslake and Emma Carr from Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust received the first batch of 300 Ebola proof, medical grade PPE gowns from EIZO Limited to be used across the Trust, in its attempt to keep NHS staff, patients…