Category: Diseases

A GP surgery in Warrington has become the first in the country to begin screening to detect a life threatening, inherited condition. The Eric Moore Partnership Medical Practice has begun offering tests for the familial hypercholesterolaemia (FH) which can lead…

Adults in Birmingham are being encouraged to get a free health check with the arrival of a mobile liver screening roadshow. Adults in Birmingham re being encouraged to get a free health check with the arrival of a mobile liver…

Marylebone based specialist clinic, London Diabetes Centre is expanding its offering by launching a new centre in Birmingham, with others set to follow in the UK over the coming years.The clinic located in Edgbaston has benefitted from a £200,000 investment…

Women are being failed as the awareness crisis in ovarian cancer deepens. Symptoms of ovarian cancer are being ignored – both by those experiencing them and their GPs.   This March, for Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, Target Ovarian Cancer is urging…

Inspiring collaborations across the North which have helped patients and NHS staff cope with the pressures of the COVID-19 pandemic have been recognised in the NHS in the North Excellence in Supply Awards 2021. The event was staged on an…

DAM HEALTH TO SUPPORTGROUNDBREAKING COURSETOTRAINSCIENTISTS OF THE FUTURE    One of the UK’s leading technology educators and innovators CREDERSIhave teamed up with Covid testing solutions company DAM Health  to create the world’s first virtual reality Covid-19 lab training syllabus.    The move is aimed at increasing the number of lab technicians…

Osmotex has developed the Osmotex Steriliser Technology that can make textiles and personal items virus and bacteria free. The company has now launched the first series of masks for early adopters at the crowdfunding platform Indiegogo. With the Covid-19 outbreak…

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…